Hawaii bartender returns from Vegas with national championship title

Interview: Hawaii Bartender Returns Home With National Championship Title.

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Justin Park has just returned from Las Vegas where he competed at the United States Bartenders Guild "Shake It Up!" competition and won the 2016 Technical Champion award. He is a previous (2014) Shake It Up! Technical Champion and Overall Winner. He is also the current reigning "World's Best Mai Tai" champion.
 
Justin will demonstrate the Shake It Up! cocktail he competed with.  Cocktail Name: Sagano Smoke  Ingredients: Hibiki Harmony whiskey, Laphroaig 10-year Scotch, matcha green tea, honey, egg, lemon

Justin is looking forward to going to nationals again and competing; says there are more places serving excellent cocktails here in Honolulu than say three years ago.

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