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Month: June 2017

Paramour Strikes Again with a New Summer Menu

Paramour Strikes Again with a New Summer Menu

Everyday at a rooftop bar in downtown San Antonio, bartenders and cocktail crafters from Paramour put their minds together to build great new cocktails perfect for summer patio sipping. The summer menu, which will feature at least four new cocktails as well as some old favorites, is going to roll out towards the beginning of July. The newly crafted cocktails are real thirst quenchers for these hot summer months that we are accustomed to. Please follow and like us:

Edison Experiments with a Rum Run-Off

Edison Experiments with a Rum Run-Off

On the far north side of San Antonio, Edison Experiment, a swanky cocktail bar with a speakeasy atmosphere and friendly tenders behind the bar, is starting to make a riffle in the cocktail competition scene. Including the Rum Runoff, which occurred last Wednesday, June 14th, the bar has now hosted three throw downs. The first being an “Old Fashioned Showdown” (featuring whiskey) followed by Mezcal Madness, featuring everybody’s new favorite agave spirit. Each competition includes a spirit base as their…

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Negroni Week: Cocktails for Charity!

Negroni Week: Cocktails for Charity!

June 5th marks the beginning of Negroni Week once again. The cocktail that the week is named after is simple, delicious and refreshing. It involves taking equal parts gin, sweet vermouth, and Campari, stirring them together, straining and viola! The program, which started in 2013, is sponsored by Campari, and helps raise money for different charities around the world. When the idea first came to fruition, Negroni Week only had one hundred participating bars, it has now expanded to over…

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The Event of the year: The San Antonio Cocktail Conference

The Event of the year: The San Antonio Cocktail Conference

The San Antonio Cocktail Conference, an event which has occurred every year for the past five years, is continuing its expansion as the most premier conferences of its kind. The conference started in 2012 as a weekend affair, a way for the Houston Street Charities to raise money for non-profit organizations in the San Antonio area. At first conception it was a decently sized event. Two days’ of seminars and networking for bartenders and industry professionals was capped off with…

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