The picture parade from this years tastings at the Tales of the Cocktail continues! i had to break it up in two posts, there´s simply too much..
The hard part when you do all these tastings is to remember everything..because there`s a LOT! I won`t even be able to blog about it all – but [...]
This is what you do before, after and in between seminars, you go to the tasting rooms and parties and try new products, cocktails, eat a bit of delicious food and snacks so you can handle all the alcohol and least but not last – you meet interesting people!
Here is a great opportunity to [...]
“The Zombie is not Lemonade”
This is the drink that made the tiki drinks famous! invented by Don the Beachcomber and so influential that people named their bars after it.
If you have had a well made zombie you know what i`m talking about…
This seminar held by Jeff Berry, Ian Burrell and Steve [...]
The first seminar i went to at this years Tales was about the pineapple. Not so surprisingly i found a lot of the tiki folks in there…
The seminar took us through the history of the pineapple and there was a lot i didn´t know about this royal fruit.
The first wild pineapples came [...]
Just in time for the Tales of the Cocktail comes the global launch of Louisiana Spirits Bayou rum!
They will launch the silver and spiced rum at the Tales which will be available for attendants for tasting on wed july 17th in the hotel Monteleone, Royal Ballrooms C and D – 2:30pm — 4:00pm.
It´s that time again – the Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans! it´s the fifth year now that i blog about the Tales. This year is just like every year a whole bunch of seminars and many are at the same time so it´s a bit of a headache to make your picks [...]
2013 Tales of The Cocktail Nominations! is here!
Tales of The Cocktail is America’s largest annual cocktail festival that brings together the best in the industry from all over the world for a week-long conference, celebration, and gathering. The 11th Annual Tales of The Cocktail and Spirited Awards take place in New Orleans, [...]
As everyone who have been to the Tales of the Cocktail knows, it´s not just a ton of seminars it´s also tastings, parties and events of all kinds…and there´s so much happening that it´s impossible to do it all, you will always miss out on things but on the other hand you´ll also do [...]
Here´s a seminar exploring the bar world myths – what is true and what is not? it was a seminar with some interesting experiments.
TRUE – UNTRUE – EXPLORING THE BAR WORLD MYTHS
Does that two-year-old bottle of vermouth really ruin a martini? Does it truly make a difference if you use sour mix [...]
Who doesn´t like curacao? and who doesn`t use it? – but WHO has seen it being distilled live on stage? and been able to try it out after? – well…all the attendees of this seminar did..
“From the Bare Bellybutton Liqueur of 1500s Amsterdam to the very first orange liqueurs on Curacao, and from [...]