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Barra Barra Saloon

SPIRITS OF MEXICO 2011 AWARDS DINNER AND TASTING RECEPTION

Host Mark DeCarlo

Mark DeCarlo
www.markdecarlo.com

BARRA BARRA SALOON

Old Town San Diego State Historic Park

Friday September 16 6:30 PM

The Spirits of Mexico Awards Dinner & Tasting Reception features an Awards Ceremony which formally announces, for the first time in 2011, the Best of Show, Best of Category, Gold, Silver and Bronze medal winners of the 5 th annual Spirits of Mexico Tasting Competition, the largest competition in the US for these spirits. On Monday & Tuesday September 12 & 13, industry executives from around the world met at the Best Western Hacienda Hotel in Old Town to select the 2011 winners. Several judges and more industry personalities will be attending the dinner. View the 2010 winners .

The Dinners have sold out three consecutive years. Don’t miss your chance to be at one of the most talked about events, not only in spirits of Mexico industry, but in the Beverage Alcohol Industry at large.

-$140 Dinner & VIP Admission to Main Event-

-$85 Dinner Only -

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Dinner Fee Inclusive of Tax & Gratuities

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FEATURING SPECIALTY CUISINE INFUSED WITH TEQUILA, MEZCAL & MORE, DESIGNED BY EXECUTIVE CHEF JOSE PULIDO

Meet Celebrated Authors, Master Distillers/Blenders, Historians, Columnists, Television and Radio Personalities & Aficionados, agave enthusiasts all.

LIVE AUCTION

Bid on rare and treasured special bottlings, generously donated by our evening’s sponsors. All proceeds benefit the Sky Ranch Foundation , now in its 51 st year of giving kids a second chance.

AWARDS DINNER SCHEDULE

Throughout the dinner, the 2011 Gold Medal Award recipients will be announced

6:30PM-7:45PM
BARRA BARRA SALOON
Tequila Tasting Reception with Hors d’oeuvres*
Taste special culinary creations from Chef Pulido (served passed)

8PM-9 PM
3 Course Tasting Dinner*

*All cuisine is infused with a selection of styles from our sponsor brands

9PM-10 PM
FIESTA DE REYES COURTYARD
Enjoy the Awards Show as we move to the Courtyard adjacent to Barra Barra.

9:05 PM
Awards Presentation

Best of Show & Best of Category Awards

9:30 PM
Live Auction

SPONSORS 2011 SPIRITS OF MEXICO AWARDS DINNER 

We wish to express our gratitude to our Sponsors for generously donating to the Live Auction and the success of the 2011 Awards Dinner.

PLEASE POLISH YOUR PALATE RESPONSIBLY
Must be of legal drinking age and present valid ID to attend.

Sponsors

Media Sponsors

Public Relations

Charity

Sky Ranch Foundation