Toronto Regional Finals 2016

Toronto's best barchefs face off in an extravagant cocktail competition: Who will be the best? Come taste, vote and cheer!
6 PM – 11 PM
Liberty Grand Entertainment Complex
25 British Columbia Road, Toronto, Ontario M6K3C3


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 Liberty Grand that 21 of Toronto’s best barchefs will present their original cocktail and food-pairing creations. The audience will be able to taste these concoctions and vote for your favourite.


Aaron Male – Miss Thing’s
Jamison Cass – R & D
Josh Prout – The County General
Matteo Gorla – Barchef
Tyler Newsome – Soho House Toronto
Matthieu Rajchman – East Thirty-Six
Nick Incretolli – Freelanc Bartender
Tyler Della-Nebbia – Lake Road
Alex Pearce – The Drake Hotel
Ian Moores – Mascot Brewery
Michele Maffei – Balsamico
Brooke Banning – Freelance Bartender
Greg White – El Catrin
André Aitchison – E11even
Danielle Yoon – Annette Food Market
Chris Flink – Cafe Belong and Belong Catering at Evergreen Brick Works
Parham Rahimi – Cluny Bistro
Albert Chan – Byblos
Veronika Kurockova – Marché Restaurant Canada
Laurie Lilliman – Twisted Lemon


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 Vancouver 2016 and will have a chance to win one of 8 trips to one of MadeWithLove’s affiliated distileries.


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 elligible to the National Finale in Vancouver in 2016 and will have a chance to win one of 8 trips to one of MadeWithLove affiliated distileries.


1800 TEQUILA | https://www.1800tequila.com/
APPLETON ESTATE | https://www.appletonestate.com/
CAMPARI | https://www.campari.com/
DISARONNO | https://www.disaronno.com/
HENDRICK’S GIN | https://www.hendricksgin.com/
JACK DANIEL’S TENNESSEE HONEY | https://www.jackdaniels.com/
SKYY VODKA | https://www.skyy.com/
WILD TURKEY | https://wildturkeybourbon.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.

Early bird [ends March 21st] : 55$
Pre-sale: 65$
At the door: 75$

Made with Love

Made with Love

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