A Bartending Competition was held on the 3rd of July, 2018, at Vresso bar in our advanced centre.
Ten participants competed over different categories, bartenders, head bartenders, and beverage managers.80 people attended the event.
During the competition, each bartender had 20 minutes to prepare two cocktails: The original Pina Colada with a twist, and a second cocktail drink from their own creation.Participants who used the Magnablend from Taylor and the Vresso-T (Glass Froster) got bonus points on each drink.
Three experts judged the competition: Sevag Jerejian, Khaled El Hajj, and Mike Bkassini.Elie Bseibes won the first prize and got a ticket to attend Athens Bar Show in November 2018. Sam Aw came second and won a USD 200 discount voucher for any purchase from Vresso, and Jade Ismail came third and won a USD 150 discount voucher for any purchase from Vresso.
This event was with the participation of the Syndicate of Owners of Restaurants Cafes, Night-Clubs & Pastries, media partner Hospitality News Middle East, and sponsored by Bacardi, Citadelle, Finest Call, FroggyB, Luxardo, Real Syrups and XXL.