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Award-winning Salcombe bartender

Hippy Hippy Shakes - Award-winning cocktail waiter in Salcombe

News 1975 5 mins

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Westward reporter Lawrie Quayle interviews Graham from Salcombe a bartender who has achieved a Topline award for professional bartending. Out of a possible 11,000 cocktails Graham has memorised over 250. Mixing up a marine special and marine after eight cocktail for Lawrie Quayle to sample.

The International Bartenders Association was founded in Torquay on 24 February 1951, have been at Britain’s forefront of standards, cocktail mixology and competition.