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Thursday, July 21 • 10:00pm - Friday, July 22 •12:00am
Whiskey isn't just for winter!

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Join our dynamic bartenders Joaquín Simó from Pouring Ribbons NYC and 2012's TOTC winner of US's Best Bartender and Lisa Nguyen from the new and spectacular Ace Hotel Nola and enjoy a few delectable and refreshing summer whiskey cocktails made with Knappogue Castle Single Malt Irish Whiskey. And if you're up for one of the world's best single malt Irish whiskeys straight up - Joaquín and Lisa would be happy to oblige with some Knappogue Castle 12, 14 or 16. 

Speakers
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Joaquin Simo

Bartender/Owner, Pouring Ribbons NYC
Joaquín Simó, 37, has traveled a long way from his native Ecuador in his search for the perfect daiquiri. Raised amongst Cuban family in Miami, he grew up eating fruits and vegetables fresh from his grandfather's farm and helping his father at his French bakery. His epicurean roots firmly established, he sought out new seasons in New England, graduating from Boston University with a degree in English and religion. He began tending bar in... Read More →

Personalities
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Lisa Nguyen

Beverage Manager/ Assistant GM, Ace Hotel
Lisa Nguyen, a native New Orleanian, was raised in the hospitality industry. Working in her parents’ neighborhood Chinese restaurant from a young age, she moved up the ranks from hostess to server to manager by the age of 16. She started experimenting with tiki cocktails behind the bar in between her training in classical piano and earning her high school diploma. Fast forward several years, she worked side by side with Neal Bodenheimer at the... Read More →

Sponsors
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Knappogue Castle Whiskey

Castle Brands Inc.


Thursday July 21, 2016 10:00pm - Friday July 22, 2016 12:00am
Seaworthy 630 Carondelet Street New Orleans, LA 70130


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