Beefeater MixLDN 6 Competition – Enter for a chance to represent the US at MIXLDN 6 in London next February! The winner of the global competition will not only be crowned the Beefeater MIXLDN Global Champion, but will also craft their own gin with Master Distiller, Desmond Payne. All recipes must contain at least 1 oz. of Beefeater Dry or Beefeater 24, include measurements, and clear step-by-step preparation and serving instructions. Deadline is September 11, 2016.
Heaven Hill Brands & Liquor.com 2017 Bartender of the Year – We are searching for the 2017 ‘Bartender of the Year’. This person will display total breadth and aptitude in their abilities as a professional bartender. Over the course of the three stages of this competition bartenders will be faced with multiple challenges, each designed to test their full range of skills as hospitality professionals. The event includes online submissions, regional semifinals and the crowning of the 2017 Bartender of the Year in June 2017 at the St. Regis Bahia Beach in Puerto Rico. Bartenders will be challenged to demonstrate a variety of cocktail skills including the use of Domaine de Canton French Ginger Liqueur, Elijah Craig Small Batch, PAMA Pomegranate Liqueur and Rittenhouse Rye Whisky. Deadline is October 1, 2016.