Tag Archives: melodic mixology

YouTube du Jour: Smooth Jazz, Stiff Oysters (Almost) Aplenty

After a few hours sleep following Friday night’s Tales of the Cocktail daiquiri contest I had, surprisingly, no hangover — score one for Bacardi! So, I went to the Hotel Monteleone to begin drinking at 10am. For work. A party thrown by OffBeat and fueled by the New Orleans liqueur Legendre Herbsaint. Outside the hotel [...]

Tales of the Cocktail Celebrates Tenth Anniversary

Tales of the Cocktail 2012 is officially underway! For the next four days the lauded summer cocktail festival will be celebrating its tenth anniversary in the heart of the city that never sleeps stops drinking. Year-in and year-out TotC has proven itself to be an experience like no other – a fitting marriage or choice [...]

Michael Glassberg of Hotel Monteleone Wins Melodic Mixology Cocktail Competition

In June, OffBeat announced a new cocktail contest we co-sponsored along with Herbsaint: The Melodic Mixology Competition. The rules were simple: New Orleans-area bartenders were asked to make an original cocktail recipe that met three guidelines: 1. it used Legendre Herbsaint 100 Proof, 2. it used no more than 7 ingredients, and 3. the cocktail [...]

Herbsaint Melodic Mixology Competition Announces Top Five Finalists

A few weeks back, OffBeat and Herbsaint asked local bartenders and mixologists to submit their entries to our first annual Melodic Mixology Cocktail Competition. We’re in search of the best musically inspired cocktail using Legendre Herbsaint Original 100 proof and the response was incredible. Herbsaint has narrowed down the competition to five finalists who will [...]