Philadelphia

Hard Rock Cafe’s BARocker Bartender Contest

Earlier this week the Hard Rock Cafe’s Bartenders
from the North America East region Battle at Hard Rock Cafe’s 2015 Global
BARocker local Competition
. 11 bartenders from the Boston, to DC,
Atlantic City as far west as Pittsburgh pa had a chance to showcase their
top-notch bartending skills for the chance to be named Hard Rock’s best of 2015. The bartenders concocted the popular drink Bahama Mama’s and Margarita’s using Roca Patron. 
 Suman Mahara from Boston was definitely the most talented with cups a la the movie Cocktail with Tom Cruise.
 Marisa Magnatta of WMMR with Hardrock bartender Suman Mahara from Boston

 Judges: Julian van der Tak of WHERE Magazine,  Joe Conklin, Comedian (check him out Wednesday nights at Parx Casino) and Brittany Lynn of Philly Drag Mafia
 While we’re checking out these pixs I want to thank the Hard Rock for their donation to the Lifesavers Gala last weekend. The dinner for 4 raised much needed funds for us to get the suicide awareness out to the people. Thanks!!

 The coveted Barocker trophy

 Hard Rock put out a delicious spread. Not sure when they started serving sushi, but it was good.
 Valerie Grunde Allen aka Valley Girl

 Matthew Wilson from Washington DC

 Jayme Laughlin from Pittsburgh

 Jayme Laughlin from Pittsburgh wins the coveted BARocker Trophy. She head’s to Florida next year to compete in the national competition.