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Hotel Drinking Gets Specialized
Bartenders are a mainstay at most upscale hotels, but some properties today have staff members who are specialists in just one type of alcohol.The Four Points by Sheraton Los Angeles International Airporthas a directorof brewer relations who helps guests navigate the 100 choices on the beermenu at its beer-centric bar. The director also holds beer tastings withdifferent themes.The CasaMagna Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resortnow has a tequila sommelier who leads tastings and discussions on the 126 selections and also takes gueststo see the agave azul plants grown on site that are used to produce theproperty’s own tequila.Hotel Arts Barcelonahas a new cava concierge
program; several employees who are experts in cava lead guests staying onthe club floor through a complimentary tasting of of three varieties daily.The Mixing Room atJW Marriott L.A. Livehas a new whiskey director whooversees the aging of the spirit done in house in French oak barrels andcreates flight tastings of different whiskeys. And, the Waldorf Astoria New York has a cocktail creator at its Peacock Alley bar and restaurant who is responsible for creating a changing menu of drinks using ingredients from the hotel’s rooftop garden, honey from its beehive and house-made infusions. The roster includes the Wax Poetic made with vodka, honey and lemon juice.
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