Follow The Rabbit presents “Bartender of the Year” to bring together the city’s best bartenders to showcase their skills behind the bar!

The Library Bar & Grill became home to some of the most talented bartenders in the city on June 5th, 2022 with the Bartender of the Year competition. Bartenders from all across the city gathered to represent their respected bar; ranging from in-house at The Library, Bourbon & Boots, and Dirty Bourbon; to Whiptail, and Left Turn Distilling! With a night full of classic cocktails, flair, and mini games; they kept the entire crowd entertained between rounds that tested skill, wit, and speed! Winners will be announced June 17th! Check out the highlights below!

Photos by ABQ Live Photographer Mike Griego