Dushan Zaric

Mixologist, Restaurateur

New York

The master mixologist behind two of New York’s most famous cocktail bars — Employees Only and Macao Trading Co. — Dushan Zaric is a pioneer in the world of libations. He has revolutionized the art of the cocktail and takes inspiration from classic drinks and infuses a modern twist. As the co-founder of The American Bar Institute of New York, Zaric mentors and teaches all over the world, from his homeland of Serbia to the Caribbean. With two mixology-based books to his name, Zaric also develops cocktail products from non-alcoholic mixers to premium well spirits.