Angostura® Aromatic Bitters would like to invite you to participate in the North American Angostura® Aromatic Bitters Global Cocktail Challenge! Participants have the opportunity to submit their two (2) best cocktail recipes (rules apply) to be entered to have the chance to compete in Chicago on October 11, 2011. Submissions in the North American cocktail challenge will be judged and finalists will be flown to Chicago to compete.

The Chicago finalists will then compete on October 11th for the chance to win $5,000 and a trip to Trinidad & Tobago to compete in the 2012 Angostura® Aromatic Bitters Global Cocktail Challenge. Two (2) winners from the United States and one (1) from Canada will each win a $5,000 cash prize and be flown to Trinidad & Tobago for the chance to compete for $10,000!

Jennifer, the Angostura® Aromatic Bitters mixologist invites you to the North America cocktail challenge and gives you instructions on how to enter! See the full contest rules below and enter today on our Facebook page! You have until 11:59P CT on September 2, 2011 to enter.

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Event Details: [Click HERE for entry details and Official Rules.]

  • Must be a working bartender over 21 years of age
  • Must submit 2 cocktail recipes and a photo of each cocktail. 1 recipe must be a rum-based cocktail and 1 recipe is open for your creativity. A minimum of 5 dashes of Angostura® aromatic bitters must be used.
  • Cocktail recipes will be judged based on appearance, aroma and taste. All recipes should demonstrate the versatility/mixability of Angostura® aromatic bitters. Finalists will be flown to Chicago to compete in the North American Finals from October 10-12, 2011.
  • 2 winners from the U.S. and 1 winner from Canada will each receive a $5,000 cash prize and a trip to Trinidad & Tobago to compete in the 2012 Angostura® Global Cocktail Challenge in February 2012.