• Gabrielle Sander

Meeting Mr Lyan - Forbes Travel Guide

Updated: Feb 2, 2020

“International Bartender of the Year” (Tales of the Cocktail), “Personality of the Decade” (Imbibe) and “World’s Best Bar” (World’s 50 Best) are just three of many accolades Manchester-born mixologist and businessman Ryan Chetiyawardana, aka Mr Lyan, has collected over the last few years.

He knows more than a thing or two about whipping up a cocktail and, as his portfolio of bars and restaurant shows, creating the perfect spot in which to enjoy them. And his 30,000-plus Instagram followers will attest that he’s also infectiously passionate about his work and the industry.

Read my full interview with Ryan Chetiyawardana for Forbes Travel Guide, here: https://stories.forbestravelguide.com/how-one-of-britains-top-bartenders-mixes-things-up#cmpid=gsander