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BATTLE OF THE BARTENDERS:

BLOODY MARY COMPETITION

PRESENTED BY STOLI VODKA AND albany.com
SATURDAY : JANUARY 19 : 2019
EMPIRE STATE PLAZA : 1:30PM-3:30PM


2018 WINNER:

David Britton  |  Dakine Cuisine

2018 PEOPLE'S CHOICE:

Logan Hoffis  |  Nicole’s Restaurant

Day two of our Battle of the Bartender has Albany's Finest Bartenders in our Bloody Mary challenge! This was one of our most popular events last year. Using Stoli Vodka, contestants will create unique cocktails to be reviewed by the judges. You can Rock the Vote! The bartender with the highest percentage of Fan Votes will earn 30 additional points to their total score.

This event is included with the Saturday Grand Tasting & Seminars.


2018 COMPETITORS

Daniel Atkins  |  The Savoy Tap Room
Joseph Black  |  Speakeasy 518
Emre Bozkurt  |  Mercatos Restaurant & Pizzeria
David Britton  |  Dakine Cuisine
Logan Hoffis  |  Nicole’s Restaurant
AJ Jayapal  |  Swifty’s/Miss Sydney’s
Collin Myers  |  Roux
Natalie Robilotto  |  Ama Cocina
Pat Taney  |  Slidin’ Dirty
Emmanuel Treski  |  677 Prime

2017 WINNER

Katy Aitchson  |  Ama Cocina

2016 WINNER

Christopher Blowers  |  The Ruck/Next Level

2015 WINNER

Mackenzie Zajac  |  Café Madison

2014 WINNER

Bruce Johnston  |  Yono's/dp an American Brasserie
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