Broken Shaker takes home Best American Hotel Bar & we were there! But what is Tales of the Cocktail & The Spirited Awards?

There has been big news since last week about the award that was won by The Broken Shaker at The Freehand Hotel. The Broken Shaker took home one of the big awards of the night which was Best American Hotel Bar.  We broke the news immediately on Twitter as the award went out.  We were

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You’re Invited: National Tequila Day Events on Friday, July 24th! And a quick lesson on Tequila.

It is hot in Miami.  Really, really hot.  What’s more refreshing than one of America’s favorite cocktails, a Margarita! Well, Friday is the day to celebrate, it’s National Tequila Day! And Miami is not skipping a beat to feed your agave soul.  Before we jump into events, let’s get the facts. Here’s a quick lesson:

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Happy National Piña Colada Day! Rum Line wants to make you one of the best ones you’ve ever had! Recipe inside.

Happy National Piña Colada Day from Spirited Miami! We love our daiquiris and Piña Coladas here in Miami, so this day holds a special place in our hearts. One of our favorite versions was created by none other than Rum Line‘s head barman, Rob Ferarra. And today he is sharing his recipe with the world.

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Radio Bar holds a Japanese Whisky tasting and we are smarter for it!

When we go to Radio Bar, we think of great music, great ambiance and most importantly great, fresh cocktails. But what we didn’t expect was a tasting of some of the rarest Japanese whiskies in the world.  We not only did our share of tasting, but we learned a lot and now we are on

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Matador Bar at the EDITION Hotel launches summer cocktail menu and it is delicious!

The Matador Bar at the EDITION Hotel in Miami Beach is at it again! Two months ago you saw our post on one of our favorite cocktails, the Muleta created by one of Miami’s great bartenders, Angelo Vieira. While the signature menu is here to stay, which includes The Pineapple (served in their signature copper

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La Moderna Brings Italian Cuisine with Delicious Cocktails to Sunset Harbour in Miami Beach

Straight from Rome and from the owners of Fratelli La Bufala,  La Moderna, is a stylish new bar and restaurant that has found a home here in Miami Beach’s Sunset Harbour. Expect amazing Italian dishes coming from the kitchen. While we love some good eats, we are focused on the cocktails, and La Moderna does not

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We’re enjoying this Ford’s Gin Martini on #NationalMartiniDay from Stripsteak!

Happy National Martini Day!  This special day is celebrated on the 19th of June every year. How do we enjoy our martini?  Simple, a 5:1 ratio does the trick! At Michael Mina’s  Stripsteak in the Fontainebleau, Miami Beach, this martini is served with pequillo stuffed Castelvetrano olives.  And very important, we like ours stirred! Don’t

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YOU’RE INVITED: The RUM LINE celebrates Louis Salgar’s life & unveils new mural by Nicole Salgar. Sunday, June 21st, 8PM-12AM.

Louis Salgar was a passionate, amazing human being with an insatiable thirst for life.  His love for music, the arts and cocktails is only outdone by his beautiful soul. Today would have been his 30th birthday.  And Sunday we will celebrate the way he would’ve wanted with family and friends. Lou’s sister, Nicole Salgar, is

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The Broken Shaker gets shortlisted for Best American Hotel Bar for the Spirited Awards at Tales of the Cocktail! Complete list inside. #IndustryOscars

First and foremost, a big congratulations to all the nominees that were shortlisted.  The list of names is full of legends and industry taste-makers who have paved the way for cocktail culture in the U.S. and beyond. Among the shortlisted, our friends for the Broken Shaker have been shortlisted for their Miami Beach property!  Other

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