Just over a month after crashing Tales of the Cocktail with the world’s first cocktail flash mob, Harvey will return to the Big Easy for a Wallbanger Bar Crawl, presented by Galliano L’Autentico and scheduled for Monday, August 25th beginning at 5:30 pm. Led by an actual Havrey Wallbanger and his entourage, the event is open to the public.
WHAT: Harvey Wallbanger’s NOLA Bar Crawl featuring new twists on the classic drink
WHEN / WHERE:
Monday, August 25th, 2014
HOW MUCH: Wear a 1970s outfit and the drinks are on Harvey
The Story of Harvey Wallbanger:
Harvey’s namesake cocktail of vodka, Galliano L’Autentico, and orange juice was a popular tipple in so-called “fern bars” throughout the 1960’s and ‘70s. Legend has it that the cocktail was named after a Manhattan Beach surfer who had a few too many after losing a surfing competition. His inability to leave the bar without stumbling into walls earned him a reputation and a nickname, and inspired the drink.
Today bartenders from coast to coast are rediscovering this simple and iconic cocktail. Appearing on cocktail menus around the country, both in its original form or with modern-day twists, the legend of Harvey continues.
Lucas Bols was originally established in 1575 in Amsterdam. This year marks the company’s 440th anniversary. As one of the world's leading cocktail liqueur and spirit producers, Lucas Bols prides itself on its commitment to innovation and excellence. For centuries, it has been mastering the art of mixing, blending and creating quality liqueurs using centuries old recipes, while striving to produce cutting edge, versatile solutions to suit contemporary palates. The Bols Liqueurs range comprises 30+ different flavors, making it a leading authority in the cocktail sector.
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