Mixologist Alexander Pfaffenbach of Tribeca Grill - Biography

New York, NY

April 2013

Alexander Pfaffenbach started his career in hospitality at 22 by opening a restaurant in Binghamton, NY with two friends, after graduation from college. After two years in business, he sold his interest to a partner and moved to NYC to take a job with TriBeCa Grill in their management training program. After completing the program, Pfaffenbach became a service manager and took over as the bar manager. One of the greatest influences on his cocktail program was Steve Morgan (former sommelier at TriBeCa) who is now at Alinea in Chicago.