Christopher James Wins Iron Shaker Finale

Mixologist and champion, Christopher James. 

Mixologist and champion, Christopher James. 

Hot From The Kettle sends a big congratulations to the first Iron Shaker champion, Christopher James, mixologist extraordinare, from the Ryland Inn.  

The Iron Shaker finale was held on October 17 at Park East in Hazlet. Presented by R&R Marketing  and NJ Monthly, the Iron Shaker was series of three competitions that joined the most talented bartenders from around New Jersey.  

I had the good fortune to judge the competition.  But if you didn't make it to the live competition, check out the video below.  Cheers!