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Jack Robertiello

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Jack Robertiello

Frequently writing and consulting about spirits, Jack Robertiello also judges at events including the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, the International Rum Fest, and Spirits of Mexico.


InterContinental SF Top of the Mark bar Article
Playboy Picks Its Top Bars   July 27, 2010
By: Jack Robertiello

Playboy has come up with its list of America’s Best Bars, an odd mix of old school show places and the purposely obscure. Check out the list here, including the Continental Club in Austin, Mac’s Club Deuce in Miami Beach and the Map Room in Chicago.

Erik Lorincz Article
Diageo’s World Class Bartender and Geranium Gin’s Competition   July 27, 2010
By: Jack Robertiello

Diageo's World Class bartender finals in Athens, Greece, are finished, and the winner has been crowned - Erik Lorincz of London's Connaught Bar, and Geranium Gin targets Denmark with a national Gin Cocktail Competition.

Manhattan Cocktail Classic logo Article
Events, Ambassadors and Cocktail Cans   July 27, 2010
By: Jack Robertiello

Dates for the next Manhattan Cocktail Classic have been set for May 13-17, the 2010 SF Starchefs opening reception will feature top mixology minds, Erick Castro is now brand ambassador for Plymouth and Beefeater gins and Brother Jimmy’s BBQ restaurants in NYC feature Trashcan Punch.

MInt Mojito Article
Latin-Inspired Bars and a Ski Lodge in the Summer   July 27, 2010
By: Jack Robertiello

Nuela, a South American restaurant and ceviche bar, and Aspen Social Club, a modern ski lodge-inspired bar, both opened in New York City, while Estadio opened in D.C. and Vessel in Seattle celebrated Bastille Day.

Alejandro Alvarez Article
Cocktail Competitions and Scholarships   July 27, 2010
By: Jack Robertiello

New Orleans bartenders Jill Odom and David Bridgewater receive the Flo Woodward Memorial Bartending Scholarship, Gran Gala launches a signature cocktail contest, W Boston names "Libation Elimination" winners and Table20 opens bartender contest.

Tales of the Cocktail Article
Pro Series Filling Up Fast   July 13, 2010
By: Jack Robertiello

Seminars in the Pro Series at the upcoming Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans, sponsored by Nightclub & Bar, are selling out, so don’t miss your chance to sign up for the educational seminars.

BarSmarts Article
BarSmarts and Bar Towels in July   July 13, 2010
By: Jack Robertiello

Pernod Ricard and the Beverage Alcohol Resource started the next session of BarSmarts WIRED. The New Orleans Culinary and Cultural Preservation Society will sell a limited edition bar towel during Tales of the Cocktail.

Blueberry Mojito Article
Pre-mixed and Superfood-Inspired Cocktails   July 13, 2010
By: Jack Robertiello

Diageo is creating and matching the quality of bar drinks with pre-mixed cocktails. Westin Hotels & Resorts introduced a selection of Mojitos inspired by SuperFoodsRX.

USBG Logo Article
On Tap at Tales   July 13, 2010
By: Jack Robertiello

Will you be in New Orleans for Tales next week? ... Of course you will! The USBG will be there in full force this year, so come support your fellow cocktailians at their events.

Shanghai White Martini Article
Celebrating Bastille Day, World Cup and New Menus   July 13, 2010
By: Jack Robertiello

Chicago's Peninsula Hotel's rooftop opened. Vessel in Seattle marks a new six-page cocktail list. Pix Patisserie in Portland, Ore., and Comme Ça in West Hollywood celebrate Bastille Day. Ceiba in D.C. serves cocktails.



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