Congrats are in order for the Broken Shaker team who were just crowned "Best Hotel Bar" at this weekend's 9th Annual Spirited Awards. This marks the first "Top Four" finalist and the first win for any bar program in the state of Florida.
The awards ceremony happened over the weekend at the annual Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans. The awards ceremony has been dubbed the "Oscars" of the cocktail world and since 2007, "has recognized the year’s best bars, bartenders, writers and experts," voted on by a panel of 100 "industry experts." Read about all the awards this way.