With the intention of showing off smaller beverage and food brands, the Craft Collective provided a chance to try many artisanal and local products. This is also where the winners of “Cocktail of the Year” and “Bartender of the Year” for Santa Fe and ABQ during the NM Cocktails & Culture Week were announced.
Sponsors: Bitter End Bitters, Dirty Sue, Tito’s vodka, Rhum JM, Jagermeister, Barsol Pisco, Little Toad Creek, Santa Fe Spirits, Barrio Brinery, Capitol Coffee, CG Higgins, Cacao Santa Fe, Rowley’s Farmhouse Ale, Pristina water, Zia Rootbeer, Leahi’s Flowers, Jill DeGroff Saloon Artist, Shontez Morris local artist.
Santa Fe Bar Award Winners:
- Cocktail of the Year: Eloisa
- Bartender of the Year: Tom Street
ABQ Bar Award Winners:
- Cocktail of the Year: Scalo
- Bartender of the Year: Mikey D’Amato