MADE WITH LOVE is the annual event that allows you to discover what your city’s craft cocktail scene has to offer. It is at the Horticulture Building, in Lansdowne Park, that 16 of the city’s most talented Barchefs will present a unique and original cocktail & food-pairing creation in view of being crowned Ottawa’s BEST Barchef for 2017 !!
One ticket for the event includes a complete tasting of all showcased cocktails, their food-pairing, a welcome cocktail & a Red Bull can as well as a right to vote for your favorite cocktail creation / favorite Barchef.
Early bird pricing [before March 6th]: 55$
At the door: 75$
Christopher Vachon – Salt Dining + Lounge
Eric Romolock – Fauna Ottawa
Andrew Mc – Bar Laurel
Jay Doggey – Common Eatery
Julian Bernard – Fauna Ottawa
Jeff Taylor – South Block Whiskey Bar
Gabriel Tessier – Datsun
Marty Pineaultey – Ace Mercado.
Simon Hodgson – Riviera Ottawa
Simon Lemay – Fairouz
Taylor Provan – steak & sushi
Aryn Åver – Bar Robo
Cristin Price – Bar Laurel
Stephane Duval – Carben Food + Drinks
Micke Chatham – EVOO Greek Kitchen
JUDGES’ CHOICE WINNER:
Cocktails will be judged on their originality, creativity, and taste. Judges will look for passion, expert knowledge, distinct ingredients and the way competitors incorporate these elements in their cocktail creation. The bartender who will be attributed the most points will go on to the National Finals in May 2017 and will have a chance to win one of 10 trips to one of the MADE WITH LOVE’s affiliated distilleries.
PUBLIC’S CHOICE WINNER:
Every guest will receive a «dogtag» necklace. After having tasted the competitors’ cocktails, the guests will have to give their «dogtag» to their favorite Barchef. The bartender who will have collected the most necklaces will also be eligible to the National Finals in May 2017 and will have a chance to win one of 10 trips to one of the MADE WITH LOVE’s affiliated distilleries.
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS:
1800 TEQUILA | http://www.1800tequila.com/
APPLETON ESTATE | http://www.appletonestate.com/
CAMPARI | http://www.campari.com/
DISARONNO | http://www.disaronno.com/
SKYY VODKA | http://www.skyy.com/
UNGAVA GIN | http://www.ungava-gin.com/
WILD TURKEY | http://wildturkeybourbon.com/
BITTERED SLING BITTERS | http://www.bitteredsling.com/
Tickets include a full tasting of all competing cocktails & delectable food-pairings, affiliated showcase cocktails & foods as well as having the opportunity to vote for the public’s choice winner. 19 years+ // Non-refundable