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MadeWithLove™, the largest mixology competition in Canada, is coming back to town!


After Winnipeg and Calgary, MadeWithLove™ continues its 2015 western tour in the great city of Vancouver. The finals will be held on August 31st at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, located at 900 West Georgia Street from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Tickets are available at the presale price of $55 until August 17th (regular price $65) at


I look forward to this event every year. 14 bartenders from across the city will compete during the finals to impress over 500 cocktail enthusiasts with exclusive and innovative creations. Each cocktail will be judged based on its originality, creativity and taste.


The cocktails created by the finalists who qualified in June are:

Alana Bertrand, Notch8
Dales Styner, The Cascade Room
Graeme MacLeod, Calabash Bistro
Graham Masters, Independent
James White, Independent
Jason Laidlaw, Blacktail Restaurant
Kylie Barlett, Blacktail Restaurant
Philipp Karatsyupa, Rogue Kitchen & Wetbar
Rob Scope, The Cascade Room
Samir Sharma, The Keefer Bar
Stephen Tufts, Dickies Ginger Beer
Wesley Hardy, Calabash Bistro
Felix Vallières, Independent
Frank Palter, Fairmont Waterfront

The People’s Choice and Judge’s Choice winners will represent the city at the National Finale which is slated to be held in Vancouver in May 2016.


Visit to purchase your tickets at the presale price before August 17th. Your ticket will give to access to taste the 14 cocktails and afford you the right to vote for the People’s Choice.


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