Meet The.. Honorary Man!

James Menite

Accomplished bartender James Menite from The Plaza, New York slipped into the US National final in the blind judging stages to select the finalists that would compete in New York.

Despite turning out to be a male, in an all female competition, James’ inspiration to take  part gained him an honorary place in the final, to help raise awareness for Pink Your Drink and Breast Cancer Awareness, competing for his Mother, his hero, who is currently fighting cancer.

Dinner At Eight


1oz Santa Theresa 1796 Solera Aged Rum

0.75oz Galliano Ristretto Liqueur

0.25oz Laphroaig Quarter Cask

1 whole egg white

Garnish: Shaved Valrohna Chocolate Shavings

3 Espresso Beans for Luck

Dry shake egg white. Add the rest of the ingredients with cold draft ice and shake vigorously. Strain into chilled coupe, add Valrohna chocolate shavings and three espresso beans

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