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The Bonnie Returns to the New York Cocktail Expo!

August 19, 2018 02:00 PM until August 19, 2018 09:00 PM

Our very own Mike Di Tota (aka Botanical Bartender), the defending champ, returns to the New York Cocktail Expo this year, teaming up with Benham's Gin to defend his title of "Best Cocktail"! He needs your love and support to once again bring home the gold to Astoria!

Here's what you need to do to come out and support The Bonnie and all the other awesome bars competing in this one of a kind competition and expo of delightful adult beverages: Head over to Eventbrite ( and purchase your tickets! It's that simple. There are many awesome ticket options and packages so choose wisely.

The day is jam packed with many special events and tastings including:

**Spirit Tastings from the latest in distilling, in one of the largest showcases of craft spirits, with exciting new brands this year like Virgil Kaine Low Country Whiskey, Benham's Gin, Copper & King's American Brandy and so many more!

*Cocktail Tastings - Bartenders from Brooklyn, Queens and NYC, will go drink-to-drink in the largest "Best Cocktail" competition in NYC!

*Beer & Beverage Tastings - Tastings of select craft beer brands and awesome beverages!

*Experience the New Rum Room - Featuring delicious rum tastings of brands like Boukman Rum, RHUM Agricole, Rum Fire and many more!

*Best Cocktail Awards - Brooklyn, NYC and Queens will go drink-to-drink for the Best Cocktail Awards

*Official Tiki Throw Down - Top Tiki Bars like Patent Pending, Dromedary Bar and more will face off in the ultimate Tiki

Grab your ticket and will see you at  Melrose Ballroom (36-08 33rd St.  Long Island City, NY 11106)!

Go Team Bonnie!