Time Out, the leading global media and entertainment brand that inspires and enables people to make the most of the city, has crowned Sweet Liberty Drinks & Supply Company Miami’s Bar of the Year at its annual Bar Awards celebration. The awards are part of Time Out’s global bar program, celebrating the best bars, brilliant bartenders, most outstanding bar teams, and extravagant bar designs that define the drinks scene in eight of the world’s most influential cities.
To pick the award winners, presented in association with William Grant & Sons, the independent family-owned distiller, Time Out assembled an industry-renowned panel comprised of drinks experts, top bartenders and industry legends. Panellists across the country included cocktail connoisseur Eben Freeman, bartender Gabriella Mlynarczyk, Director of Brand Advocacy for William Grant & Sons Charlotte Voisey, Glenfiddich Ambassador David Allardice, Hendrick’s Gin Ambassadors Mattias Horseman and Mark Stoddard, Reyka Vodka Ambassador Trevor Schneider, Drambuie Ambassador Vance Henderson, Milagro Tequila Ambassador Jaime Salas, Monkey Shoulder Ambassador Sebastien Derbomez, Time Out’s own editorial team, and many more.
Time Out has been the authority on city living since 1968, seeking out the brilliant in the world’s best cities’ and bars have always been a central part of that. This year, the Bar Awards program brought together the most gifted bar owners, mixologists, drinks experts and innovators in the global drinks business to define the best places to drink in eight of the world’s most vibrant cities: NYC, Chicago, L.A., Miami, Austin, Paris, Lisbon, and London.