Best Rum in the Daiquiri Competition - LIVE STREAM

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A Historic Blind Tasting to Award Best Rum in the Daiquiri 2021

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New York Cocktail Expo Online Week presents...

The Best Rum in the Daiquiri Competition - Live Stream

The Iconic Blind Tasting Competition Live Streamed from 2020 Nominated bar, Gage & Tollner.

Register Free to view this landmark competition and be a part of history!

Join New York Cocktail Expo Online as we continue to Commemorate the Centennial Anniversary of the Prohibition into 2021 with the Best Spirits in Cocktails Awards! Tune in to The Best Rum in the Daiquiri Competition to see five Spirit Industry panelists, blind taste traditional Daiquiris with different Rums, shaken by nominated bar, Gage & Tollner. The panel will converse about the history of the Daiquiri, it's many riffed versions & what makes a great one as you watch them taste, score, deliberate & decide Gold, Silver & Bronze honors for the top Rum finalists!

What you will Experience!

  • Learn about the History of the Daiquiri
  • Learn how to Judge Cocktails from our Industry Panel
  • Live Q&A to Engage with panelists
  • Learn to make a proper Daiquiri from Gage & Tollner
  • Be a part of NYCE Online Week!
  • Drink a Daiquiri at Home while you watch history in the making!
  • Find out the best Rum for a Daiquiri

About the Owner of Gage & Tollner: St. John Frizell is an award-winning writer, bartender, and restaurateur. He is also the owner of Fort Defiance, the critically-acclaimed cafe-bar in Red Hook, Brooklyn that he recently converted to a "general store." Frizell's writing on food, travel, and cocktails has appeared in many publications, including Bon Appétit, Bloomberg, Saveur, Imbibe, PUNCH, Gourmet, and Oxford American, and his work has been collected in the Best Food Writing series.

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