This just in: Beverage manager at A BAR, Brennan Adams (above), was chosen by GQ Magazine and Bombay Sapphire as DC’s Most Imaginative Bartender 2012.Â Adams, who was chosen in 2009 for the same title will represent the city once again at the national competition in Las Vegas on September 8th.Â His cocktail, the Bittersweet Shimmer was created specifically for the contest.
The winner of this prestigious event not only is crowned at Most Imaginative Bartender of 2012, but he will be featured on the cover of GQâ€™s Men of the Year issue, serve as guest bartender at the GQ Man of the Year event in Los Angeles, attend the Global Finals, host a VIP Magazine Launch Party at A BAR and become an honorary Brand Ambassador.
Adams invites you to stop by A BAR (2500 Pennsylvania Ave, NW) for sip or here’s the recipe for you to make your own at home. Personally, I’ll let the master make mine.
2oz Bombay Sapphire
1oz Kings Ginger
1oz Lime Juice
1oz Kumquat Nectar
Bittered lemongrass vermouth mist
Sapphire Orange Blossom Air
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