Ariel Sanecki of Adare Manor Hotel proved once again why he is Ireland's top cocktail bartender when he won the MATTONI Grand Drink NON-Alcoholic Cocktail Competition held in Peadar Kearney's, Dublin on Sunday 8th April 2018.
He was joined on the podium by his colleague Skirmantas Lelys from Adare Manor who took 2nd place while David Richard Coe from Waterford Castle Hotel & Resort finished in 3rd place.
Ariel will now represent Ireland in Prague this June at the 21st MATTONI GRAND DRINK & 8th World Final in Mixing Non-Alcoholic Cocktails.
10cl MATTONI Sparkling Water (0 kcal)
1.5cl Fresh Lime juice (24.9 kcal)
2.0cl Rhubarb puree (322.0 kcal)
1cl Hedgerow jam (167.0 kcal)
7 Mint leafs (0 kcal)
0.25 Pink Pepper (31 kcal)
MATTONI is a well known mineral water from Karlovy Vary (Carlsbad) in Czech Republic. It is a spa town in the west Bohemia region of the country. Its numerous thermal springs have made it a popular resort since the 19th century.
The competition was organised by the Bartenders Association of Ireland.