Hollywood: Amaro Montenegro Competition at Sassafras on Tuesday, June 9



Amaro Montenegro (affectionately known as Amaro Monte) is sponsoring a competition at Sassafras Saloon on Tuesday, June 9. Twelve bartenders are competing to win a trip to New Orleans for Tales of the Cocktail. The audience is invited to pick their favorite drink. There will be samples as well as drink specials.

cocktail with Amaro Monte

cocktail with Amaro Monte

The competing bartenders are Zachary Patterson (Melrose Umbrella Company), Brittney Olsen (E.P./L.P.), Gia St. George (Tacoteca), Rich Ohtsuka (The Cellar Restaurant), Genie Gore (Melrose Umbrella Company), David Valiante (The Exhibition Room), Aaron Melendrez (Pistola), Una Green (Belcampo), Aaron Stepka (Blue Collar), Danny Detox (La Cuevita), Rob Scattergood (Westside Tavern) and Shawn Lickliter (Republique).


Amaro Monte

Amaro Monte


I am one of the judges of the competition and I’m looking forward to seeing (tasting!) the creations. Let’s see who’s got a creative drink with Amaro Monte! See you there!

Amaro Montenegro Competition at 7PM

Sassafras Saloon

1233 N Vine St., Los Angeles, CA 90038  —  (323) 467-2800

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