On Tuesday, at Nickel City in Austin, TX, 22 of Texas’s best bartenders competed in Liquor.com’s 2018 Ultimate Bartender Championship sponsored by Monkey Shoulder Blended Malt Scotch Whisky. The competition went five rounds, testing the skills that pay the bills with the grand champion headed to the Athens Bar Show in Greece.
The San Antonio Cocktail Conference is a 5-day long celebration of cocktails. With the top experts and bartenders around the country hosting educational seminars, crafting incredible cocktails, and finishing it off with some of the best parties you’ll ever attend. Here’s what to you need to know about the San Antonio Cocktail Conference, plus the 3 big trends I’m predicting for 2018!
Pomegranate Margaritas are a simple cocktail you’ll be happy to drink all year long! I just love how bright and colorful these cocktails are. They’re an easy twist on the…
Texas is in one of the first states to distribute Tubi 60. The alcoholic spirit from Israel that’s exploded to global popularity in a few short years. Tubi 60 began as a secret formula, passed down through the generations. Then, only five years ago, brothers Hilal and Yanai introduced the herbal spirit to Israeli markets. Their family’s recipe quickly became a huge hit in the Tel Avivi party scene.
Discovering each country’s unique food and drinks is, hands-down, one of the best parts of traveling. Even though Belize is a tiny country of about 300,000 in Central America, it’s a huge fusion of several unique cultures. These cultures come through in their dishes. Traditional Belize foods and drinks include an incredible amount of local, fresh seafood options (if you love Lobster hit Belize up during season for great prices of fresh lobsters) that pairs perfectly with the ever-flowing Caribbean rum punch and Belikin Beer.