THE VARNISH CELEBRATES 5 YEAR ANNIVERSARY – Acclaimed Los Angeles Bar Hosts Celebratory Bartender Reunion (Monday’s in March)
On Monday, 2/24, The Varnish celebrates its 5 year anniversary, followed by a month full of guest bartenders, all at one time tenders at The Varnish. This evening we kick off with Eric Alperin and Sasha Petraske mixing drinks 7-11pm (but probably later). We will have live music from The Jamie Elman Trio. Complimentary punch made with Brugal rum and Taittinger Champagne, as well as complimentary shots of Amaro Ramazzotti. Also available are a few specialty priced classic cocktails.
Every Monday in March we will be having our Bartender Reunion Series (7-11pm each night). Each bartender will be preparing special menu ($13 regular price for those menus)
March 3rd: Marcos Tello, who is currently launching the bar program of the newly revamped Los Balcones in Hollywood
March 10th: Eugene Shaw of Scopa in Venice and private events company Bottled in Bond; & Daniel Eun Esq., Former bartender at The Varnish and PDT, currently practicing law in LA
March 17th: Chris Bostick, General Manager and Partner of Half Step – Austin, TX. (there is a chance he won’t be able to make it out and we will do a menu in his honor, we will keep you posted)
March 24th: Chris Ojeda, Group Creative Bar Director for Soho House.
March 31st: Alexander Day & Devon Tarby of Honeycut and Proprietors, LLC.
Join us for a blast into the past, and help celebrate 5 years of cranking out lovely classic cocktails!