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That Extra Dash with Travis Kuhn

As Angostura aromatic bitters continues to follow the journey of some of SA’s top barmen and explore what it takes to make it in the cocktail industry, we chat to industry stalwart – Travis Kuhn.

 

Travis Kuhn Is South Africa`s Bartender Of The Year

After an intense week of challenges seasoned professional, Travis Kuhn, shaked-off the competition to be crowned Diageo’s #WorldClass2018 Bartender of the Year in South Africa.

 

Johannesburg to host SA BAR Awards 2020

On Monday 23 March 2020 the country’s cocktail-loving community will come together in Johannesburg to celebrate the winners of the fifth SA Bartending Accolades & Recognition (BAR) Awards. 

 

South Africa’s most influential cocktail personality opens hot new tiki bar in Cape Town

Travis Kuhn, a multi-award winning bartender, has just obtained a new accolade to add to his collection by being named South Africa’s Most Influential Cocktail Personality in DrinksFeed’s Top 20 in 2020 list.

 

The 20 Most Influential Cocktail Personalities In South Africa, According To Industry Leaders

The Twenties. What a joyous phrase to the drinks industry? It conjures visions of jive and swing, filled with the hooch of youth. It holds so much promise. One can only ponder what lies ahead as we roll into a new decade of Twenties.

 

How To Mix A Rock Shandy

Mix your own Rock Shandy

 

15 Cocktail Trends To Consider For 2020

With close on two hundred years of experience producing aromatic bitters, The House of Angostura has been at the forefront of the cocktail industry since the creation of the very first long drink. Over the years, the brand itself has become a household name as a supporter of industry talent around the globe and the producer of an Amaro aperitif and some of the best rums in the world. As a mainstream brand in the industry, Angostura has its finger on the pulse… so, let’s talk trends for the coming year.

 

Leighton Rathbone is South Africa’s National Angostura® Global Cocktail Challenge Winner

Ace bartender Leighton Rathbone (centre) of Orphanage Cocktail Emporium has won the South African leg of the Angostura® Global Cocktail Challenge 2020. Rathbone was up against nine other top bartenders in a fierce competition, with Peter Lebese (right) of SIP Exclusive coming in second place and Martin Strobos of Slo-Jo (left) in third.

 

Meet The South African Judging Panel For The Angostura Global Cocktail Challenge 2020

As hopeful candidates for the Angostura Global Cocktail Challenge (AGCC) 2020 go through the application process and await the announcement of SA’s national finalists, the local judges of AGCC’s 10th anniversary edition are gearing up for their exciting roles in the prestigious event.

 

Inverroche Pioneers Regional Top 8 Announced

This morning Inverroche, the pioneering fynbos gin from South Africa, announced the Top 8 Regional Finalists for their inaugural Inverroche Pioneers Cocktail Competition.