Bennett Turner was born and raised in Bethlehem, PA and has a Master’s in Eastern Classics from St. John's College in Santa Fe, New Mexico. After completing his studies, Bennett found himself interested in pursuing his passion for food & beverage artisanship; a passion instilled in him by his family from a very young age. In 2012, he joined the Colicchio & Sons team where we would become their Head Bartender, a post he would hold for 4 years. After C&S, Bennett was the Lead Bartender at the Strand and then for downtown Spanish eatery, Huertas.
Today, Bennett has rejoined the Crafted Hospitality family as the Beverage Manager for Riverpark. When not creating exciting cocktails or curating beverage lists, you can find Bennett cooking for his family or studying auto mechanics in his driveway.