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Calling all Mixologists to compete at SF Chefs.Food.Wine
"SKYY's the Limit": a cocktail competition open to all bartenders who want to compete for "Best Cocktail 2009" at August's upcoming SF Chefs.Food.Wine bash in Union Square (and thereabouts). The spirit to be used? Campari, Italy's delightfully bitter, rose-tinged apertif. Submit your own Campari creation to David Nepove himself (at by July 6 and the top 15 recipes will be selected on July 21st, with the overall contest including judges the likes of H. Joseph Ehrmann, Martin Cate, Victoria D'Amato Moran, Scott Beattie and Marco Dionysos. Semi-finalists make their own creations during the festival on August 7 and 8 using Skyy Spirits and one secret ingredient revealed each day. With semi-finalists narrowed down from these competitions, two finalists compete August 9th for a grand prize of two round trip air tickets in the US with Virgin Airlines.
Deadline for recipe entry: July 6

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