Grand Avenue Freezeout
Arbella and Cutwater Spirits present GRAND AVENUE FREEZEOUT – a friendly, neighborhood cocktail competition with a lot of liquid nitrogen! We LOVE our liquid nitrogen!!!
Nine bartenders will compete for a chance to win $500 cold hard cash, a coveted Cutwater Championship Belt, and the ultimate bragging rights. How to win this? These bartenders need to get creative with Cutwater Spirits, liquid nitrogen, and a secret ingredient!
Attendees will have an opportunity to vote! Snacks and punch will be provided during the competition. Come support your favorite barkeep and have a little fun. Mark your calendar kids!
MON, AUG 14
- Cutwater White Rum
- Christian Better of The Berkshire Room
- WINNER!!! Ryan Hoffman of Midtown Athletic Club Chicago
- Sarah O'Malley of Nico Osteria
MON, SEPT 11
- Cutwater Barrel-Aged Gin
- David Disney, Good Fortune
- Nikki Allen, Apogee at Dana Hotel
- WINNER!!! Aaron, The Dawson
MON, OCT 16
- Cutwater Spiced Rum
- Alexis of Drifter
- (WINNER!) Paolo of Devereaux
- Caitlin of Stout
MON, NOV 13 - CHAMPIONSHIP SHOWDOWN!
- Cutwater Opah Liqueur
- 8/14 Winner: Ryan Hoffman of Midtown Athletic Club Chicago
- 9/11 Winner: Aaron Pollack, The Dawson
- 10/16 Winner: Paolo Acuna, Devereaux