Your annual chance to discover what your city has to offer in terms of creative cocktails. 12 of the best bartenders in town will showcase a creation and you, the public, will have to judge them and vote for the best one.
An entertaining and educational evening with food, dj, nice encounters and of course, the secret ingredient to the perfect atmosphere… lots of cocktails!!!
Dave Camara – Bar Manager-Sip Resto/Refinery
Dave Mott – Brandywine Bartending School & Oakwood Canadian Bistro
Julia Diakow – The New Oxford & Reflections
Keenan Hood – The Keefer Bar
Mike Shum – Fairmont Pacific Rim
Rob Scope – Calabash Bistro
Matt Cooke – Tableau Bar Bistro
Donnie Wheeler – Clough, Diamond & the Shameful Tiki Room
Shea Hogan – The Shameful Tiki Room
Thor Paulson – KIlljoy Cocktail Tavern
Alex Black – Hawksworth Restaurant
Marc Smolinski – Max’s Burger
Music by « Chris Rockwell (Sip Lounge / The Refinery) https://soundcloud.com/chrisrockwellyvr
MadeWithLove organized an entertaining and friendly competition where two winners will be announced:
Winner of the Judges’ panel :
Competitors will be judged on their originality, presentation and taste of the cocktail. The competitor that receives the most points will win their place in the Canadian National Finale in Montreal (all expenses 3 days trip in Montreal) in July of 2014 along with 14 other Canadian bartenders from 7 different cities.
Winner of the Public’s Choice
All attending guests will receive a MadeWithLove dogtag. After tasting all cocktails, guests will give their dogtag to their favourite competitors. The competitors 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 July 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).
THANKS TO MADE WITH LOVE SPIRIT PARTNERS
APPLETON ESTATE | http://www.appletonestate.com/
CAMPARI | http://www.campari.com/
CANADIAN CLUB | http://www.canadianclubwhisky.com/
HENDRICK’S GIN | http://www.hendricksgin.com/
DEVIL’S CUT | http://www.jimbeam.com/devils-cut
SKYY VODKA | http://www.skyy.com/
A ticket to the event includes the complete cocktail tasting, food and a right to vote.
Early bird (before June 10th): $45