• Gabrielle Sander

Meeting Mr Lyan - Forbes Travel Guide

Updated: Feb 2

“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


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