Hip Sip: Battle of the Modern Bartender


Are you a coffee lover? This year’s Hip Sip’s Battle of the Modern Bartender returns, and coffee is the name of the game. We are looking for the best cocktail featuring coffee! Are you the bartender or mixologist that is going to answer this call?  
Bartenders will be judged on creativity, use of product, taste, presentation, and flair. Chosen finalists will battle in this fun and exciting competition on Center Stage for the chance to win $1,000, bragging rights, and a commemorative, glass plaque.
We want to see those creative skills so submit your best unique coffee cocktail or showcase your best Espresso Martini, Irish Coffee, White Russian, Carajillo, Black Russian, Spanish Coffee…the list goes on! Don’t hesitate and showcase those skills today!

 

 

OUR 2022 HIP SIP EMCEE IS... MAREYA IBRAHIM


Mareya Ibrahim is “The Fit Foodie” - a natural products industry expert, chef, holistic nutrition coach, award-winning entrepreneur/ inventor, and author of The Clean Eating Handbook, along with the #1 best-seller Eat Like You Give a Fork: The Real Dish on Eating to Thrive (St. Martin’s Griffin). She is the founder of Grow Green Industries, Inc. and the creator of the Eat Cleaner® line of plant-based food wash and wipes. She is also a signature chef and key contributor to the NY Times best-seller The Daniel Plan: 40 Days to a Healthier Life by Rick Warren, Dr. Daniel Amen, and Dr. Mark Hyman. Since 2011, she has inspired and informed Southern California residents through the “Fit Foodie” column in Edible Orange County Magazine. In addition to providing a growing catalog of more than 500 original how-to cooking videos on YouTube, she is a featured chef on The Food Network, eHow.com, LiveStrong.com, and the Emmy-nominated show “Recipe Rehab.” She is also a recognized media personality and speaks regularly about wellness, food and industry trends. 
Find out more at www.mareyaibrahim.com

MEET THE JUDGES FOR THE 2022 COMPETITION

Art Sutley
Hospitality & Nightlife Expert
Savage & Cooke Distillery

Mia Mastroianni
Consultant as seen on Bar Rescue

Phil Wills
The Spirits in Motion and Consultant as seen on Bar Rescue

INTERESTED IN SUPPORTING THE HIP SIP COMPETITION?

Please contact Lauren Selmon for more details on how to get involved at lauren.selman@ifbta.org