Get To Know High Museum of Art Highball Competitor, Ben Yabrow {Himitsu}

A couple nights ago, my friend and I went to an unfamiliar place in Buckhead. Neither one of us had heard of this Himitsu. I did some research and found that it was a Japanese Sushi and Cocktail Bar. Nice! I was excited I was able to get a reservation as well as the opportunity … Continue reading Get To Know High Museum of Art Highball Competitor, Ben Yabrow {Himitsu}

Get To Know High Museum of Art Highball Competitor, Bryan Holmes {Davio’s Southern Steakhouse}

Today I headed to Buckhead to meet with Davio's Northern Italian Steakhouse bartender, Bryan Holmes. This Saturday, Bryan will be competing in Highball, the High Museum of Art's first ever mixology competition. This Atlanta native, comes to the competition with 21 years of bartending under his belt. He started his road to mixologist, at Ippolittos, when someone … Continue reading Get To Know High Museum of Art Highball Competitor, Bryan Holmes {Davio’s Southern Steakhouse}

Get To Know High Museum of Art Highball Competitor, Amy Burns {Hampton +Hudson}

Allow me to introduce you to Amy Burns, whimsical bartender at Hampton + Hudson as well as competitor at the High Museum of Art's High Ball. Originally from Toronto, Amy now lives in Atlanta with her 15 year dog, Bill Murray. Amy studied Art History at Georgia State and was more than excited that a mixology … Continue reading Get To Know High Museum of Art Highball Competitor, Amy Burns {Hampton +Hudson}

Get To Know High Museum of Art Highball Competitor, Jonathan Turner {Grain Spirits + Food}

On the road to the High Museum of Art's 1st mixology event, Highball, we meet Atlanta resident, Jonathan Turner. Before becoming the Beverage Director at Grain Spirits + Food, Jonathan¬†worked as a photographer, a woodworker, as well as dabbling in the real estate industry. Five years ago he added bartender to his skillset.¬† He has … Continue reading Get To Know High Museum of Art Highball Competitor, Jonathan Turner {Grain Spirits + Food}

Highball, The High Museum of Art’s 1st Mixology Event, Happening February 18, 2017

Next Saturday the place to be will no doubt be at the High Museum of Art. There, 15 local bartenders will compete at Highball for bragging rights, a cash prize and be named Atlanta's top mixologist. Ticket holders to this boozy event will enjoy light bites, music, samples of craft cocktails and vote for their … Continue reading Highball, The High Museum of Art’s 1st Mixology Event, Happening February 18, 2017