Russian Standard Launches Bartender Competition


Russian Standard Vodka has announced their first-ever bartender competition called “Emotion In A Glass,” encouraging bartenders nationwide to mix-up a cocktail reminiscent of their favorite or most interesting emotion. Among other prizes, the winner will receive a trip to Russia.

The winner of the competition will be able to show-off their winning cocktail in Food and Wine Magazine’s November issue, and a free trip to Russia. The consumer choice winner will win a trip to Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans.

All entries must be in by May 5th. The top 20 cocktails will be revealed on Facebook for Consumer Choice, and June 20th the Grand Prize and Consumer Choice winners will be announced. For recipe submissions and more information, visit