2008 Archive

2008 Spirited Award® Winners


World’s Best Cocktail Bar
Milk & Honey, New York, New York

World’s Best New Cocktail Bar
Le Lion – Bar de Paris, Hamburg, Germany

Mixologist/Bartender of the Year
Nick Strangeway, Hawksmoor, London, United Kingdom

Best Drinks Brand Representative/Brand Ambassador
Xavier Padovani, Hendrick’s Gin

Best Classic Cocktail Bar
Milk & Honey, New York, New York

Best New Product
Fever Tree Mixers

Best Drinks Selection
Salvatore at Fifty, London, United Kingdom

Best Cocktail Menu
1806 Bar in Melbourne, Australia

Best Cocktail Writing
Gary Regan, San Francisco Chronicle

Best New Cocktail/Bartending Book
“Imbibe” by David Wondrich

Helen David Lifetime Achievement Award
Dale DeGroff, King Cocktail

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