UK Winner Pink Your Drink
SLTN Mixologist of the year, Sian Ferguson took 1st place at the UK edition national final of Pink Your Drink 2014.
Sian captivated the crowd with charm and expertise whilst presenting her 3 competition drinks – a RHUBY cocktail with RHUBY, rosemary infused Herno gin, cucumber juice and celery bitters, her RHUBY twist on a classic and her signature cocktail, served in a shoe box of personal memories.
Well done Sian, we look forward to hosting you in Sweden at the home of RHUBY.
Rhuby and Boutique Brands
At an bartending event in London, Rhuby met representatives from Boutique Brands and we got to try a great tequila. A couple of months later Rhuby Liqueur can be found in their portfolio of spirits. Boutique Brands will represent Rhuby in the UK market and will handle growth. Rhuby sits comfortably within their premium portfolio aimed at the on-trade market and premium off-trade accounts in the UK and Ireland. Boutique Brands is a luxury drinks brand development specialists and Rhuby looks forward to the future.
Ylva states; Handling the growth on my own was becoming impossible and I am beyond delighted having the pleasure to work with such professionals. I felt I was not enough and could not service my accounts to the level they deserve.
To learn more about Boutique Brands, please enter: Boutique Brands website
Rhuby and Speed Rack UK final
In the end of June 2013, Rhuby took a early flight to London, UK to participate in the Speed Rack UK final. The creators of Speed Rack, Ivy Mix and Lynette Marrero kindly invited Rhuby to join the first ever Speed Rack UK event. Ivy and Lynnette took one seat each in the judging panel at the first ever Pink Your Drink competition in London 2012. Rhuby think that both Ivy and Lynnette are two extremely skilled and inspiring bartenders.
June 24th, the female only bartending competition took place at Village Underground in Shoreditch, London. Many talented bartenders battled it out for the Speed Rack UK title. In the end, Rosie Patterson from Voodoo Room – Edinburgh, was celebrated winner.
Rosie Patterson entered the Pink Your Drink competition in London 2012 with her cocktail creation ‘I’ll fizz your rhubarb’. Rosie is a skilled bartender and showed a great depth of knowledge around products and ingredients during the Pink Your Drink competition.
Thanks for the invitation Ivy and Lynnette! Congratulations Rosie!