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Cocktail Competitions

Winning cocktail competitions is one of the fastest ways to become well known as a skilled bartender / mixologist. It can open the door to tons of career and consulting opportunities – from private consulting gigs to jobs as prestigious as brand ambassadorships.

We’ve put together a directory of upcoming cocktail competitions as well as a guide to help you win them – so you can – so you can take your career to the next level and win great prizes!

 

 

How to Win cocktail Competitions Guide

How to Win Cocktail Competitions

The ultimate guide to preparing a cocktail that gets you selected and creating a presentation that gets you the Grand Prize.

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List of Current Cocktail Competitions:

All of the following cocktail competitions are currently open for entry, so click to learn more and good luck!

Tales of the Cocktail® 2017 Official Cocktail Competition

Tales of the Cocktail® 2017 Official Cocktail Competition

Entry Deadline: May 1, 2017
Reimagine the martini for a chance at having their creation named the Official Cocktail of Tales of the Cocktail 2017

Marie Brizard Toast to Herstory Challenge

Marie Brizard Toast to Herstory Challenge

Entry Deadline: May 8, 2017
Create a cocktail inspired by iconic women in history, and you could win a trip to Tales AND a trip to Bordeaux, France!

The Cold Irishman Competition

The Cold Irishman Competition

Entry Deadline: May 12, 2017
This competition is a search for the best innovative twist on the signature serve, “The Cold Irishman. “

World Adventure Cocktail Competition

World Adventure Cocktail Competition

Entry Deadline: June 1, 2017
Create an original that “breaks new ground” and embodies the Opihr spirit of the ‘Intrepid Explorer.’

The Brockmans Gin

The Brockmans Gin “Brocktail” Competition

Entry Deadline: June 1, 2017
Post your original “Brocktail” on social media and you could win a trip for two to Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans!

Buffalo Trace Mystery Migration

Buffalo Trace Mystery Migration

Entry Deadline: June 25, 2017
Create two unique cocktails: A Long drink and your take on ‘Pioneering America” for a chance to win a trip to Kentucky and compete for the grand prize!

 

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