Arbella and Cutwater Spirits present GRAND AVENUE FREEZEOUT – a friendly, neighborhood cocktail competition with a lot of liquid nitrogen! We LOVE our liquid nitrogen!!!
Nine bartenders will compete for a chance to win $500 cold hard cash, a coveted Cutwater Championship Belt, and the ultimate bragging rights. How to win this? These bartenders need to get creative with Cutwater Spirits, liquid nitrogen, and a secret ingredient!
Attendees will have an opportunity to vote! Snacks and punch will be provided during the competition. Come support your favorite barkeep and have a little fun. Mark your calendar kids!
MON, AUG 14
— Cutwater White Rum
— — Christian Better of The Berkshire Room
— — (WINNER!) Ryan Hoffman of Midtown Athletic Club Chicago
— — Sarah O'Malley of Nico Osteria
MON, SEPT 11
— Cutwater Barrel-Aged Gin
— — Niki of Apogee Lounge
— — (WINNER!) Aaron of The Dawson
— — David of Good Fortune
MON, OCT 16
— Cutwater Spiced Rum
— — Mike of Sable Kitchen & Bar
— — Khit of Tanta Chicago
— — Piers of theWit Chicago
MON, NOV 13 — CHAMPIONSHIP SHOWDOWN!
— Cutwater Opah Liqueur
— — Ryan Hoffman of Midtown Athletic Club Chicago
— — Aaron Pollack of The Dawson
— — TBD