Behind the Bar with Brooklyn Gin, Fidencio Mezcal and Bittermens Spirits

by Emily on May 12, 2012 · 0 comments

in Booze Without Borders,Food,Local Businesses


I'm looking forward to welcoming an intimate group of cocktail lovers and industry folks today for my Behind the Bar event at Whitehall featuring Brooklyn Gin, Fidencio Mezcal and Bittermens Spirits. (If you didn't get your ticket, tickets are available at the door for $60 and the event runs from 4-6pm. )

Midnight Brunch is proud to be a sponsor of this Manhattan Cocktail Classic event. We support small spirit brands, and I've been lucky to work with each of these great product lines at past events.

We'll be hearing from Joe Santos and Emil Jattne, Craft Distillers at Brooklyn Gin; Arik Torren, Partner at Fidencio Mezcal and Mayur Subbarao of Bittermen's Spirits and CEO - Craft Spirits Division, Union Beer Distributors. For more information on these spirit companies, and where to buy them, please see the links at th end of this post. Buy local and support small, independent and boutique brands! Here are the specs for the cocktails we'll be enjoying today.  

“No. 4 with a Brooklyn Twist” Created by John McCarthy, Whitehall Bar and Kitchen for Brooklyn Gin

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1 dash House Blend Orange Bitters

1.5 oz Brooklyn Gin .25 oz simple .5 oz Yellow Chartreuse .75 oz Fresh lemon juice Fresh muddled ginger Mint Sprig garnish

“An Ernest Intent” Created by Mayur Subbarao, Bittermens Spirits and Arik Torren, Fidencio Mezcal

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.75 Fidencio Sin Humo .75 Fidencio Clásico .75 lime .75 Bittermens Citron Sauvage 10 drops orange citrate 10 drops Boston Bittahs .5 oz simple

For more information about these high-end boutique spirits, please visit:


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