Soul-shaking cocktails to Six Senses Laamu
Maldives.net.mv – Six Senses Laamu is adding a refreshing twist to guests’ evenings, but only for a very limited time. From March 25 to 30 the resort is delighted to welcome world-class bartender Aristotelis Papadopoulos. Telis, as he prefers to be called, is known for concocting hip and cool cocktails and will demonstrate his best shaking techniques at the General Manager’s Cocktail Reception. He will also be conducting interactive demonstrations at Chill Bar, as well as holding Mixology Labs for those wishing to join him at the cutting edge of cocktail creativity.
Telis has been bartending for more than 25 years. He studied at the WSET, Wine & Spirit Education Trust, in London.
In 2009 Telis was among the 18 bartenders selected to participate in the final three days of the World Class of Diageo bartender competition, following a year-long global contest with more than 6,000 bartenders participating from 24 countries shaking, stirring and pouring their way through national heats. Telis from Soulshakers, a beverage marketing and consulting company in Thessaloniki, Greece claimed the overall title after impressing the most recognized names in the business with his mastery of cocktail craft exceptional and was named Bartender of the Year. After being internationally recognized, he now offers his services as a judge in their national and international competitions.