Spirited Awards® Winners 2009

2009 Spirited Award® Winners

 

American Bartender of the Year

James Meehan, PDT

 

Best American Brand Ambassador

Simon Ford, Plymouth Gin and Pernod Ricard

 

Best American Cocktail Bar

Pegu Club, New York, New York

 

Best Cocktail Writing

Dave Wondrich

 

Best Hotel Bar

Merchant Hotel, Belfast, Ireland

 

Best New Cocktail/Bartending Book

“The Essential Cocktail” by Dale DeGroff

 

Best New Product

Bols Genever

 

Helen David Lifetime Achievement Award

Peter Dorelli

 

International Bartender of the Year

Tony Conigliaro

 

World’s Best Cocktail Bar

PDT, New York, New York

 

World’s Best Cocktail Menu

Merchant Hotel, Belfast, Ireland

 

World’s Best Drinks Selection

Merchant Hotel, Belfast, Ireland

 

World’s Best New Cocktail Bar

Clover Club, Brooklyn, New York