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The Spirits are Calling. Will you answer? Join us July 15-19, 2015 as the international spirits community answers the call, returning for another spirited round of Tales of the Cocktail®.
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Tuesday, July 14 • 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Dynamic Duo: Meet the Maestro with Diplomatico Master Distiller Tito Cordero at French 75

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French 75 Featuring Diplomatico Rum

Kick of your Tales of the Cocktail® with Tito Cordero, Diplomatico Ron Maestro and two time winner of Distiller of the Year at the Golden Rum Barrel Awards, to explore one of the most awarded rums in the world both neat and in cocktails crafted by French 75’s own Chris Hannah paired with Leo Robitschek of the NOMAD in New York.

Rum Diplomático was established in 1959 out of a partnership between Venezuela’s best rum distilleries and Seagram’s International, and its Reserva Exclusiva formed part of their “Rare Rums of The Carribean” collection. After Seagram’s sold the distilleries back to its Venezuela distillers and operators, Rum Diplomático continued to build on its past success. The Rum Diplomático distilleries were the first in Venezuela to be certified with ISO 14001 in recognition of its environmental initiatives. In 2014, Drinks International revealed that Rum Diplomático is the #1 Trending Rum in America’s Hottest Bars.


Personalities
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Leo Robitschek

A native of Venezuela, Leo began his career in hospitality while attending the University of Miami. Shortly after graduating he moved to New York City where he developed an appreciation for a well-crafted cocktail using seasonal ingredients and a diverse array of spirits. He quickly immersed himself in the cocktail world and gained recognition among his peers and his patrons.In 2005 Leo was hand-picked by Eleven Madison Park to help reinvent... Read More →
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Tito Cordero

Maestro Ronero, Rum Diplomatico
A chemical engineer born in Venezuela, Tito Cordero graduated from the Polytechnic University of Barquisimento. Tito joined DUSA in 1988 and has been working with Diplomático since its creation. Through the years he has acquired the experience and expertise necessary to fulfill his current role, Diplomático's Maestro Ronero or Master Blender.  Throughout his tenure, he has perfected his knowledge in the art of rum making... Read More →

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Tuesday July 14, 2015 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Arnaud's French 75 813 Bienville St, New Orleans, LA 70112