The Louisiana Restaurant Association (LRA) is pleased to announce a new cocktail competition to be held at the 2019 LRA EXPO – Twist on a Classic. The LRA will pick five participants in the two categories: vodka or rye whiskey, to compete on Monday, August 5, with the best of both categories winning the title of Twist on a Classic Champion. The winner and runner-up will share $2,000 in cash and prizes.
Louisiana bartenders are invited to enter the inaugural Twist on a Classic competition. Please complete the form and submit an application and 30 second to 1 minute video to firstname.lastname@example.org by July 1. Bartenders must also submit a short video on Twitter and/or Instagram explaining their cocktail, the classic which inspired it and tag @LaRestAssoc.
The inaugural Twist on a Classic is presented by the LRA, Republic National Distributing Company, Sazerac Rye and Wheatley Vodka.
Bartenders must be employed at an LRA member establishment (restaurant, bar or hotel). Each contestant will receive a $200 stipend post-competition.
For more information, contact Kelvin Queliz at email@example.com.