MADE WITH LOVE is the annual event that allows you to discover what your city’s craft cocktail scene has to offer. On June 24th, the Calgary Regional Finals will take place at the Palace Theatre, and will undoubtedly impress cocktail lovers who are on the hunt for some out-of-this-world flavours. Join us for a spectacle offered by the industry, where the city’s bartenders will gather to highlight Calgary’s cocktail culture.
Early bird (Until June 10th): 55$
General Admission: 65$
At the Door: 75$
For groups of 10 or more, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
One ticket for the event includes a complete tasting of all showcased cocktails, food-pairings as well as a right to vote for your favourite cocktail creation / favourite Bartender!
The most talented bartenders from Calgary’s bartending community are warming up to compete at MADE WITH LOVE!
Our proud regional finalists will present exclusive cocktail recipes to impress a panel of renowned judges and our guests.
Judges and attendees will face the challenging (and delicious!) task of tasting and evaluating their creations based on
originality, creativity and flavour balance.
Shelby Goodwin – Mister Chen’s Asian Brasserie
Reece Southern – Proof YYC
Gurjeet Singh Khaira – Guru Restaurant , Fine Indian Cuisine
Jesse Kourmouzis – Where The Buffalo Roam Saloon
Andrew Yanwai Fung – Yellow Door Bistro
Tj Cleveland – Independent
Kaitlyn Alonday – Klein & Harris
Megan Macdonald – Donna Mac
Nick Park – The Derrick Gin Mill & Kitchen
Danielle Joy Dapula – YAKIMA Social Kitchen + Bar
Cody Gosss – Anju Restaurant & Lounge
Mac Ouellette – King Eddy YYC
Bryden Bergey – Native Tongues Taqueria
Ian Storcer – Independent
Maya Bartha – Yardarm yyc
John Fairholm – Confluence Distilling
Lacey Roberts – ONE18 EMPIRE
Greg Lexiphanic – Bridgette Bar
The two crowned winners of each category, Public’s Choice and Judges’ Choice, will represent Calgary at the National
Finals taking place in Spring 2020! The finalists will try to win the coveted title of best MWL’s best bartender in the country, and have a chance to win one of 14 trips to one of the MADE WITH LOVE affiliated distilleries :
14 AMAZING TRIPS TO WIN FOR OUR FINALISTS
2 trips to Italy with Campari Canada
2 VIP experiences with Disaronno
2 trips to Nicaragua with Flor de Caña
2 trips to New Orleans with Southern Comfort / Sazerac
2 trips to Mexico with Espolòn Tequila
2 trips to Jura Isle with Jura Whisky
2 trips to Kentucky (USA) with Woodford Reserve
THANK YOU TO OUR PARTNERS
Tickets are available at each participating venue and online:
18+ // Non-refundable
We are social!
For media accreditation, interview requests or for more information about the event, please contact:
Florence D. Simon
National Event Planner