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BATTLE OF THE BARTENDERS:

MANHATTAN COMPETITION

PRESENTED BY THE Woodford Reserve
FRIDAY : JANUARY 18 : 2019
EMPIRE STATE PLAZA : 5:00PM-7:00PM

Day one of our Battle of the Bartender has Albany's Finest Bartenders in a Manhattan challenge! Using Woodford Reserve, 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 Friday Grand Tasting & Seminars.


2019 COMPETITORS

David Britton  |   Dakine Cuisine
Emma Sawyer  |   The Savoy Taproom
Emmanuel Treski  |   Speakeasy 518
Jesse Lamere  |   D&L Hospitality
Jose Fernandez  |   ama cocina
Katy Aitchison  |   Wellington’s
Logan Hoffis  |   Nicole’s Restaurant
Olivia Savas  |   677 Prime
Pat Taney  |   Slidin’ Dirty
William Wren  |   215 Lounge



2018 WINNER:

Nate Dangerous  |  Wellington’s

2017 WINNER

Christian Astorga  |  The Savoy Tap Room

2016 WINNER

George Fiorini  |  The Savoy Tap Room

2015 WINNER

Emmanuel Treski  |  Speakeasy 518
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