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2011-04-12 14:29:00

LAS VEGAS, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Askmen.com has named Wynn Las Vegas and Encore Mixologist Patricia Richards the top female bartender in America. As head mixologist for the resorts, she oversees 25 bars, and has made a name for herself as the first female in Las Vegas to run a program of comparable size. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110412/LA81921) One of Richards' signature cocktails which helped earn her the honor of top female bartender is the Sinatra Smash,...

2009-07-30 15:46:00

BAITING HOLLOW, N.Y., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Long Island Spirits, Inc. LiV Vodka, recent winner of Best in Class in the NY Spirits Awards, has been selected as the Official Vodka of the 2009 Hampton Classic to be held August 23(rd)-30(th) in Bridgehampton, NY. The Hampton Classic is a world renowned equestrian competition, now in its 34(th) year. Master Mixologist Dale DeGroff, aka King Cocktail, has created and will be doing a special demonstration showcasing LiV Vodka at this year's...

2009-07-28 14:01:00

NEW YORK, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanna Lee Communications, Inc., an award-winning boutique PR agency specialized in spirits, food, wine, travel and lifestyle, today announced that it has been named the PR agency of record for the Manhattan Cocktail Classic, New York City's first-ever, multi-day event celebrating the history, contemporary culture and artful craft of the cocktail. The agency is responsible for publicizing the two-day preview on October 3 & 4, 2009, as well as the grand...

2009-07-17 13:52:00

LONDON, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The title of Diageo Reserve Brands World Class Bartender of the Year 2009 was decided in London yesterday. After a year long global competition which saw 6000 bartenders from 24 countries shake, stir and pour their way through national heats, just 18 remained to go head to head in three days of World Class challenges this week. Aristotelis Papadopoulos of Banquet in Thessaloniki, Greece claimed the overall title after impressing the most recognised names in...

Word of the Day
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.