Eliza

  1. Relationship to HFC; Wild Life Emissary

How I got into loving the art of the drink; Watching my dad make a batch of Bloody Marys when I was probably 16 or 17. He explained every component, why it was necessary for the overall flavor of the drink, and I wanted to know how to do that: combine simple ingredients and make something delicious.

  1. Dream car; The 1970 Chevy Nova from the movie Death Proof.
  1. 5 Favorite Things; Knitting, Baking a perfect triple-berry pie, Making someone laugh unexpectedly, A really great dance sequence, Reading something so powerful that it makes me say, “wow”.
  1. Ultimate dream/what would you do if you could wave your magic wand; I would open a pie shop / wine bar with my boyfriend. I would make the pies, he would run the place, and we would both create a really beautiful wine list that pairs well with everything on the menu.
  2. Next vacation destination if money were not object; I would spend an entire month seeing as much of Australia as possible and hopefully make friends with a quokka
  3. All-time favorite movie/book; Favorite Movie- Gremlins 2: The New Batch, Favorite Book- Still Life With Woodpecker by Tom Robbins
  4. Best way to spend a free day; Driving up to the Berkshires with my boyfriend and our little pup, visiting my family and friends.
  5. Favorite Wild Moon flavor; Lavender
  6. Favorite charity; Planned Parenthood
  7. Number one thing society needs to change; There is a lack of sympathy and empathy for others that I think needs to change
  8. If you could have dinner with anyone, alive or dead, who would it be; Anthony Bourdain
  9. Favorite vegetable; It’s a tie between parsnips and kale.
  10. Favorite quote; “when something has suffered damage it becomes more beautiful” -Thomas Fucaloro
  11. Ocean or lake; Lake