In preparation for the October 2013 MadeWithLove Main Event – Halifax Edition we are holding a “SPEED ROUND” Qualifiers at The Middle Spoon on Tuesday August 20th, at 6pm.
You will have access to basic fruits (lemon, lime & orange), simple syrup and all of our spirit partners for MadeWithLove Halifax 2013, which are:
1800 TEQUILA | http://www.1800tequila.com/
APPLETON ESTATE | http://www.appletonestate.com/
CAMPARI | http://www.campari.com/
CANADIAN CLUB | http://www.canadianclubwhisky.com/
DEVIL’S CUT | http://www.jimbeam.com/devils-cut
HENDRICK’S GIN | http://www.hendricksgin.com/
SKYY VODKA | http://www.skyy.com/
BRING YOUR BARTOOLS
– Strainers, double strainers
– Citrus press
– Cutting board
– Etc, etc, etc NO LIMITATIONS
We will accept a maximum of 25 candidates, of which 14 mixologists will be selected to participate in the October 2013 main event. Your ranking at the qualifier will give you priory to choose the spirit you will work with for the main event in October.
Please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org before August 16th at 9pm and indicate your name, phone number and the establishment for which you work and we will contact you with further details and information.
MADE WITH LOVE HALIFAX 2013 MAIN EVENT IN OCTOBER 2013
14 bartenders participating.
Winner of the Judge’s panel
Mixologists will be judged on the originality, presentation and the taste of their cocktail. The mixologist who will receive the most points will win their place in the Canadian National Finale in Montreal (all expenses 3 days trip in Montreal) in April of 2014 along with 14 other Canadian bartenders from 7 different cities.
Winner of the Public’s Choice
All attending guests will receive a dogtag. After tasting all cocktails, guests will give their dogtag to their favourite mixologist. The mixologist with the most dogtags will be chosen as the Public’s Choice winner and will win their place in the Canadian National Finale in Montreal (all expenses 3 days trip in Montreal) in April of 2014 along with 14 other Canadian bartenders from 7 different cities.
There are 10 trips to be won overall at the National Finale.
Canadian Club distillery in Windsor, Ontario (2)
Jim Beam distillery in Clermont, Kentucky (2)
Rum Appleton Estates distillery in Nassau Valley, Jamaica (2)
Campari distillery in Milan, Italy (2)
Any MadeWithLove event in the coming year (2).