Bartender: Tessa Greene

Bartender: Tessa Greene

Bartender of the Week

NAME: Tessa Greene, Greenfield Township

BAR: 3 Guys & A Beer’d Tap Room, Carbondale

FAVORITE DRINK: “Cherry Blonde” — Draft beer served in a Spiegelau glass.

Bartender: Eddie DeLucca

Bartender: Eddie DeLucca

Bartender of the Week

NAME: Eddie DeLucca

BAR: The Woodlands Inn, Wilkes-Barre

FAVORITE DRINK:
“Miami Vice” — Piña colada, strawberry daiquiri and Captain Morgan white rum

Bartender: Sam DePasquale

Bartender: Sam DePasquale

Bartender of the Week

NAME: Sam DePasquale

BAR: The Susquehanna Tavern, Exeter

FAVORITE DRINK: “Berry Guavarita” — Berry tequila, guava juice, fresh lime and orange liquor. Serve with salt.

Bartender: Mike Baresse

Bartender: Mike Baresse

Bartender of the Week

NAME: Mike Baresse

BAR: The Lounge, Scranton

FAVORITE DRINK: “The Harvey Wallbanger” — Orange juice, vodka and Liquore Galliano L’Autentico. Served in a pint glass.

Bartender: Mandy Klem

Bartender: Mandy Klem

Bartender of the Week

June 30, 2016

NAME: Mandy Klem
BAR: The Grill at The Highlands, Archbald
FAVORITE DRINK: “Watermelon Martini” — Vanilla vodka, lime juice, Watermelon Pucker and a splash of Sierra Mist. Served in a martini glass.

Bartender: Tyler Havirlah

Bartender: Tyler Havirlah

Bartender of the Week

June 23, 2016

NAME: Tyler Havirlah
BAR: Jessup VFW Post 5544, Jessup
FAVORITE DRINK: “The Shazam” — Green Apple Crown Royal and Black Velvet Toasted Caramel. Served in a chilled shot glass.

Bartender: Mandi Schroder

Bartender: Mandi Schroder

Bartender of the Week

NAME: Mandi Schroeder

BAR: Bart & Urby’s, Wilkes-Barre

FAVORITE DRINK: “Pamplemousse Martini” — Grapefruit Absolut Vodka, triple sec and white peach cranberry juice. Shaken with a fresh lime slice and served in martini glass.

 

Bartender of the Week: Matt Basara

Bartender of the Week: Matt Basara

NAME: Matt Basara

BAR: Backyard Ale House. Scranton

FAVORITE DRINK: “The Duchesse De Bourgogne” — Chilled and served in a tall beer glass.

 

Bartender of the Week: Carrie Bowen

Bartender of the Week: Carrie Bowen

NAME: Carrie Bowen

BAR: Big House Tobacco, Scranton

FAVORITE DRINK: “Tom Colins French Press” — Lemon, orange and lime juice with simple syrup and club soda. Dealers choice of gin.

 

Bartender of the Week: Ashley Michaels

Bartender of the Week: Ashley Michaels

NAME: Ashley Michaels

BAR: Luigi’s Restaurant and Pizzeria, Olyphant

FAVORITE DRINK: “Raspberry Lush Martini” — Raspberry vodka, Chambord liqueur and pineapple juice. Served in a martini glass.

 

Bartender of the Week: Lori Minelli

Bartender of the Week: Lori Minelli

NAME: Lori Minelli

BAR: Rossi’s Ristorante, Archbald

FAVORITE DRINK: “Pink Flamingo Martini” — Lemonade vodka, triple sec and cranberry juice. Served in a martini glass.

Bartender: Freddy Lance

Bartender: Freddy Lance

Bartender of the week:

Freddy Lance

The Polish Club, Scranton, PA

Favorite Drink: “Jeżynówka” – Served room temperature in a shot glass

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Bartender of the Week: Tatiana Tell

Bartender of the Week: Tatiana Tell

NAME: Tatiana Tell

BAR: Thirst T’s Bar & Grill, Olyphant

FAVORITE DRINK: “Electric Lemonade” — Blue raspberry vodka, triple sec, lemonade, Blue Curaçao and 7UP. Served in a hurricane glass.

 

 

Bartender of the Week: Cassie Leidel

Bartender of the Week: Cassie Leidel

NAME: Cassie Leidel

BAR: Morgan’Z Pub and Eatery, Scranton

FAVORITE DRINK: Pink Starburst Martini — Vanilla vodka, triple sec and Watermelon Pucker. Served in a martini glass.

Bartender of the Week: Mike Diemer

Bartender of the Week: Mike Diemer

NAME: Mike Diemer

BAR: Grassi’s Restaurant, Spring Brook

FAVORITE DRINK: “Raspberry Ginger Martini” — Fresh muddled raspberries, lemon juice, agave nectar, Domaine de Canton ginger liqueur, Chambord and Verdi Spumante. Served in a martini glass.