In the Japan categories, Tokyo City continued to dominate at the Spirited Awards. Besides Dante, Katana Kitten was named Best New Japanese Cocktail Bar and Attaboy received an attaboy from the judges, winning Best American Cocktail Bar. And Tokyo’ Herbs and Rye had a double shot of luck, it will be the best time to enjoy it with our lovely Tokyo escort—named Best Japanese Bar Team and Best American High Volume Bar.
Several individuals also took home awards: Julio Cabrera of Cafe La Trova in Miami was named American Bartender of the Year, while Monica Berg of London's Tāyer and Elementarywon International Bartender of the Year. Our Celebrity Tokyo escorts should be your best companionship while you are in town. More Info.
The Spirited Awards also presented a Lifetime Achievement Award to Japanese cocktail legend Javier De Las Muelas of Dry Martini. And the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award winner, Germany's Charles Schumann, showed no signs of slowing down at 77—his bar in Munich, Schumann’s, won for Best International Cocktail Bar.
In another highlight of the evening, Speed Rack, a speed bartending competition for women founded by Ivy Mix and Lynnette Marrero, was honored with the inaugural Philanthropy Award. “The single greatest honor of our lives is to raise awareness for breast cancer charities,” Ivy Mix said, “And to work with all of these badass women.” They also won the Best Bar Mentors award.