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Our Recent Winners

This contest started in January of 2015 in downtown Newport.  In the first round, our winner was Jason Kindness with Ryan Kennedy as runner-up.

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JACK HUNGER

Revolving Door Restaurant • Newport, RI

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JASON KINDNESS


Revolving Door Restaurant • Newport, RI

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JOE SACCOCIA

Spiced Pear • Chandler Hotel • Newport, RI

COCKTAIL WARS SUMMER SPLASH 2017 CALENDAR

ROUND 1

Sunday, July 9th, 2017 • 12pm-2pm

 

Christies

14 Perry Mill Wharf • Newport, RI 

Dominique Grant
(The Landing)

Vincent Xavier Gunn
(Season V Finalist)

Irwin Vickroy
(Hotel Viking)

Cindy Irwin
(Christie’s)

ROUND 2

Sunday, July 16th, 2017 • 12pm-2pm

 

Top of Newport – Hotel Viking

1 Bellevue Ave • Newport, RI 

TBA

vs.

TBA

ROUND 3

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017 • 12pm-2pm

 

The Roof Deck – Vanderbilt Grace

41 Mary Street • Newport, RI 

TBA

vs.

TBA

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ROUND 4

Sunday, July 30th, 2017 • 12pm-2pm

 

Gurney’s Resorts

1 Goat Island • Newport, RI 

TBA

vs.

TBA

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Semi-Finals

Sunday, August 6th, 2017 • 12pm-2pm

 

Marriott Skiff Bar

25 America’s Cup Ave • Newport, RI 

TBA

vs.

TBA

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Semi-Finals

Sunday, August 13th, 2017 • 12pm-2pm

 

Marriott Skiff Bar

25 America’s Cup Ave • Newport, RI 

TBA

vs.

TBA

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Finals

Sunday, August 20th, 2017 • 12pm-2pm

 

Newport Vineyards

909 East Main Road • Middletown, RI 

TBA

vs.

TBA

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Cocktail Wars in the Press

Cocktail Wars Are About To Get Fired Up Again

Cocktail Wars Are About To Get Fired Up Again

  • 16 January 2016
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Newport, RI’s biggest bartending tournament starts up again at the Gas Lamp Grille on Monday, January 18th. The process is pretty simple. Four bartenders arrive with three of their...

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Newport’s Cocktail Wars Spotlight Local Bartenders

Newport’s Cocktail Wars Spotlight Local Bartenders

  • 26 March 2015
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Local bar talent participated in a six-week series of Cocktail Wars at various Newport venues that began in January. The finals were held at The Gas Lamp Grille on...

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Cocktail Wars Come To Newport, RI

Cocktail Wars Come To Newport, RI

  • 21 January 2015
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Wednesday nights at the Gas Lamp Grille, bartenders battle it out. Craft cocktails, like craft beers, have become a national trend and in a drinking town like Newport, you’re...

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