Category Archive: Contest

Black Grouse Distinctive Bartenders Tour at Harvard & Stone

In terms of Scotch, I tend to stick to brands like Famous Grouse because of taste and affordability. But sometimes you want something a bit more, something a bit more distinctive. Enter the… Continue reading

Speed Rack LA Recap

When I was in Portland for Portland Cocktail Week, I had a chance to see Speed Rack. The friendly competition looks for the fastest female bartender with money raised going to breast cancer… Continue reading

Table 20’s Second Annual LA’s Best Bartender Contest Finalists Announced

Contest alert- scroll to the bottom for a chance to win a pair of tickets to this upcoming event. I have 3 pair to give away! On Friday, Table 20 announced all five… Continue reading

Table 20’s 2nd Annual LA’s Best Bartender Contest: Interview with Judge Matthew Biancaniello

The Minty recently caught up with Libarary Bar bartender Matthew Biancaniello via phone about the 2nd Annual LA’s Best Bartender contest. Matthew is one of the judges along with LA USBG president Marcos… Continue reading

Table 20’s 2nd Annual LA’s Best Bartender Contest: Interview with Judge Marcos Tello

The Minty recently caught up with busy bartender Marcos Tello via email about the 2nd Annual LA’s Best Bartender contest. Marcos Tello is one of the judges along with last year’s winner Matthew… Continue reading

Contest: Win Tickets to Chefs VS Bloggers in San Diego

Chefs VS Bloggers may be the sporting event of foodies this summer!  On Sunday, August 28, check out the chefs vs bloggers panel at the Western Foodservice and Hospitality Expo in San Diego.… Continue reading

Sony Cybershot WX9 Winner!

winning photo by Jessamine Congratulations to Jessamine C. for winning a new Sony Cybershot WX9 from TheMinty.com! It was a tough decision and we had a tie but in the end, Jessamine really… Continue reading

Contest: Win a Sony Cybershot WX9!

Last month, I wrote a series of posts about Sony’s newest Cybershot point and shoot camera, the WX9. I can give you the specs but if you’re like me, you probably want to… Continue reading

La Monarca: Cakes for a Cause

La Monarca in Santa Monica officially opened last month. The traditional Latin bakery is named after the beautiful monarch butterflies that migrate from Mexico to the US from March until June. To celebrate… Continue reading

SD: Oceanside Farmers’ Market with Sony’s WX9

Sony’s new WX9 auto-stiches panoramic photos After I got back from London, I almost immediately headed south to San Diego from L.A. It was a terrible drive. It should have taken me only… Continue reading