Tess Posthumus is a multi-awarded bartender & bar owner based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Next to being the owner of bars Flying Dutchmen Cocktails and Dutch Courage, Tess is an in-demand hospitality consultant, a member of the Tales of the Cocktail board of directors, (co-)owner of Perfect Serve Barshow Amsterdam and Amsterdam Cocktail Week and The Collection by Tess Posthumus bar tools. She writes a monthly column for Drinks International magazine, is the author of ‘Cocktails met Tess’ and ‘Masterclass: Cocktails’, and is working on her new book ‘Dutch Courage’. This third book is all about the traditional spirit of the Netherlands: genever.
Over ten years ago I fell in love with the magical world of cocktails and I’d love to share my experiences with you. Follow my journey, discover new flavours and revisit the old ones.Proost, Tess!