This Sunday, Blackbird Ordinary, held Tequila Ocho’s annual ‘Viva Sangrita‘ competition. The ‘Viva Sangrita’ competition is (from the website): Sangrita is a seamless blending of tart, sweet, spicy, and savory. When made with love, imagination, and paired with the right tequila, it becomes a ritual, and is a transcendent drink experience. We believe this pairing
Our friends at NIU Kitchen have started brunch and here at Spirited Miami we love our brunch cocktails. While NIU Kitchen does not have a license to sell spirits, they have come up with a creative way to bring their menu to life, and it doesn’t disappoint. Here is the cocktail menu: TO DRINK PER
Yesterday, we had the pleasure of judging Cochon 555‘s Punch Kings portion of the event, where some of Miami’s finest bartenders were competing for the title of Miami’s Punch King and the winner receives bragging rights, a trophy, a $1000 bottle of Breckenridge Reserve Bourbon and a trip to compete at “Last Call” Tour Finale in
Our dear friend and Miami’s own Ashley Danella was runner up in Speed Rack Denver! Let’s help send her to New York so she can compete in the finals. For those that don’t know, Speed Rack is: “a national competition featuring top female bartenders in top cocktail markets, putting them head to head in
Our good friends from the Ice Plant Bar in St Augustine are paying us a visit down south for one evening! For those that don’t know: “The original “Ice Plant” building dates back to 1927, an experience like no other in Florida. It is complete with the original bridge crane on rails overhead the bar.
Isaac Grillo, the head honcho at Repour, is at it again. This time it is a redesign of his cocktail menu. Isaac has done amazing things with the menu which he created to feel like a home. All the categories are sections of a house: garden, pantry, porch, sitting room, living room and guest room.
Here at Spirited Miami, we love bitters. But we also love a good cause. That’s why when we got wind that El Guapo Bitters was launching there bitters at Repour, we had to invite our friends. For those that don’t know, El Guapo Bitters is a line of bitters for use at a local bar
Our friends at Repour and Veev are hosting Mr. Willy Shine for one night only. For “A Better Way to Drink” event with a presentation and light bites from Willy himself. Expect cocktail pairings and some education on Veev. Some of the appetizers include a white almond gazpacho shooter and coconut chicken pinchos with peanut
Bacardi has made official the acquisition of the popular bourbon brand, Angel’s Envy. Angel’s Envy has made waves in the bourbon industry with a unique story. Created by the late Master Distiller, Lincoln Henderson, the Henderson family has been creating bourbon for three generations. This acquisition fills an important gap for Bacardi as this is
Head Bartender Nathan Rogers was starting to get busy on Wednesday evening. With his head face down and jigger in hand, Nathan began creating beautiful cocktails. I knew by his diligence, that we were in for a treat. As I walked in, I was greeted by Nathan who told me he was going to take