John Lermayer is an award-winning bartender, operator and Global mentor. He was the catalyst for the Miami cocktail culture, and inspired everyone he met.
Sweet Liberty is a brick and mortar monument to everything that John held dear. In the first year open they won the coveted Best New American Cocktail Bar at Tales of the Cocktail, and in subsequent years went on to win Best American High-Volume Cocktail Bar and Best American Bar Team. Additional accolades include World’s Top 50 Bars, however, John would tell you that, “our greatest award is being able to open every day”.