And the Winner of ALIVE’s 2010 Iron Bartender Competition Is….
Justin Sampson wins ALIVE’s 2010 Iron Bartender competition
Justin Sampson from Roxane was crowned ALIVE’s 2010 Iron Bartender in a close competition at Flamingo Bowl on March 28. Six St. Louis mixologists competed for the title and battled it out in three rounds. Over 300 attendees cheered on their favorite bartender while enjoying 360 Vodka cocktails, vitaminwater and Miller Lite. In the end, Sampson took home the top honor with his signature Bellinitini cocktail.
• 2 oz. 360 Vodka
• 1.5 oz. Peach Puree
• 1 oz. Peach Schnapps
Combine vodka, puree and schnapps into a mixer and shake. Strain into martini glass and top with champagne.
By Derek Feldman