Liam Deegan of Sylvain - Biography

New Orleans, LA

June 2012

Liam Deegan was raised in Providence, Rhode Island, but he currently calls New Orleans home. He is the author behind the saturated musings of, a blog that focuses on beer, but with a wider study of booze’s place in the past, present, and future of our society. Deegan is a Certified Cicerone and works as Head Bartender at Sylvain, in the French Quarter. Usually not far from either side of the bar, you can find him mixing cocktails, trying to put an egg white in everything, urging you to have beer in a wine glass, and occasionally drinking a Schlitz.