Cape Town mixologist set to represent SA in global Patrón competition

Every year, Patrón invites bartenders from around the world to showcase their skills in pursuit of perfection. Last month, head instructor at the European Bartender School in Cape Town, Sabrina Traubner, was crowned South Africa’s ultimate cocktail Patrón Perfectionist. She will join 18 other global mixologist winners and the one Wild Card winner from the four corners of the globe at the final leg of the competition in March, taking place in Hacienda Patrón in Mexico, in the pursuit to be named the 2023 global Patrón Perfectionist. At the national finals, Sabrina’s winning serves, named “the Start of Day and Night” impressed the judging panel, and both received the Patrón not of perfection, setting her off to represent Mzansi at the international finale. Picture: Supplied “It still has not sunk in. I’m excited and equally nervous to be representing South Africa a the global finals. But, now that I have travelled this journey, I’d like to advise anyone who would like to enter this competition to be sure that they tick all the requirement boxes, and most importantly that they are prepared and ‘perfectly’ themselves,” says Sabrina. The 2022 national finals featured a series of challenges to test the broader … Continue reading Cape Town mixologist set to represent SA in global Patrón competition