As we mentioned in the past, the Spirited Awards is one of the most prestigious awards in the hospitality industry. To be nominated is an honor. Nominees first get nominated by their fellow peers followed by a voting process that shortlists the nominees twice more. The shortlist of 10 was just released and Miami is
Legendary Coral Gables happy hour spot, Tarpon Bend, to close its doors after 15 years on Sunday, February, 10th.
With a heartfelt post, Wayne Cameron Eldred, shared some unexpected and unwanted news. Tarpon Bend in Coral Gables will close its doors after 15 years. Tarpon Bend helped build Coral Gables into a happy hour mecca where thirsty folks flocked to Tarpon Bend for their famous happy hour which gave away drink chips you used
FINKA launches new menu as local patrons continue to explore the world of cocktails in Kendall!
FINKA Table & Tap is no stranger to pushing the envelope in the cocktail and culinary world. Chef Eileen Andrade took a chance at, what seems like, the edge of Miami. The move was a success and locals flock to FINKA for extraordinary food and cocktails. As local patrons tried fresh cocktails and bites, the
Purdy Lounge offering FREE drinks for federal employees during government shutdown!
One of our legendary favorites does it again! Federal employees affected by the government shutdown can now enjoy a cocktail or two at Purdy Lounge in Sunset Harbor. Due to the government shutdown PURDY LOUNGE is stepping up and offering free drinks for federal government employees. Must show ID proof or their $0 pay stubs.
MIAMI BARTENDERS WANTED: A dance competition that will take you to Puerto Rico! Auditions, January 9th!
Our friends at Thirsty are recruiting 20 Bartenders to embark on a one of a kind journey in DANCE to learn, train and compete in an adventure that includes a trip to Puerto Rico! Spots are LIMITED so sign up now to secure your spot for the try outs to show us your moves! A
The 2018 PINEAPPLE AWARDS ARE HERE! VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITES STARTING NOW!
We’re back at it again with our nominations for the 3rd Annual Pineapple Awards! Two years ago, we launched our 1st Annual Pineapple Awards, highlighting the best and brightest in the hospitality world locally. We hope you have as much fun picking out the bartenders who served you the best cocktails, the bars who you called
Sin & Sugar brings New Orleans cocktails & fare to Miami Beach!
Miami Beach has changed over the years but one things that is constant is the want and need for a good live music venue. Sin & Sugar looks to bring that and more with a gorgeous setup, great cocktails and delicious food. Created by industry veterans Danny Valdéz, Milan Mijatovic, and Yosif Dimitrov, Sin &
Sweet Liberty Drinks & Supply Co. lands at #21 on the list of The World’s 50 Best Bars for 2018 & John Lermayer wins the Industry Icon Award!
This year Miami suffered the tragic loss of industry icon, John Lermayer, who was also the Founding Father of Sweet Liberty Drinks & Supply Co. Since then, the City of Miami Beach proclaimed a John Lermayer Day in his honor. He posthumously won a Helen David Lifetime Achievement Award from the prestigious Tales of the
Miami lands new Wine Spectator Restaurant Awards for 2018.
Miami is no stranger to the Wine Spectator Restaurant Awards with some restaurants having garnered the award since the 90s! “Representing everything from neighborhood wine bars serving small plates to opulent palaces with star chefs and elaborate tasting menus, the just-revealed 2018 Restaurant Award winners all share one thing—a passion for exploring and sharing the
Miami shines once again at Tales of the Cocktail’s Spirited Awards 2018!
Miami was presented with numerous awards for achievements in the spirits industry. It was a special moment for Miami as the late, legendary bartender, John Lermayer, was also awarded the Helen David Lifetime Achievement Award for his impactful contributions to the spirits community. The 2018 class of winners has been recognized amongst peers and supporters at