2019 Mixologists
Chase Bracamontes
Chef's Special Cocktail Bar

It may sound far fetched that a competitive figure skater found her calling behind the bar, but Chase Bracamontes is anything but ordinary. The native Chicagoan...MORE

Alex Brick
Fever Tree

One of the newest additions to the Fever-Tree family, Alex Brick is thrilled to represent the central team as Brand...MORE

DJ Dodd
Broken Shaker

DJ is a Florida Boy that has fallen in love with the city of Chicago since he moved here in 2015. His passion for the hospitality found at ...MORE

Stephen Halpin
The Patrón Spirits Company

Stephen Halpin is a Manager of Trade Education & Mixology at The Patrón Spirits Company. Stephen joined Patrón after having served the last 5 years behind the bar at several top craft cocktail ...MORE

Daniel de Oliveira
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

After bartending for ten years during the cocktail renaissance in some of Chicago’s most prolific accounts including BOKA and Mercadito, Daniel...MORE

Jay Schroeder
Agave Expert & Author

James (Jay) Schroeder has dedicated his career to agave and cocktail culture, working exclusively with agave products for the past five years to become one of the preeminent authorities on Mexican spirits in..MORE

Jef Tate
Janitor’s Closet

Chicago native and son to immigrant parents, Jef Tate comes from a rich culinary tradition. This deeply..MORE


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