Gingerly Speaking

Three South Bayers seek out summer refreshment with the help of a little ginger beer.

The Judges

Cherice Tatum 

Marketing Director, Hermosa Beach

Jonny Perdue

Musician, Hermosa Beach

Jill Jensen

Director of Development, Hermosa Beach

 

WINNER!

PALOMA EN LA PLAYA 

Herradura blanco, grapefruit, lime, ginger beer and a sugar rim

THE STRAND HOUSE, Manhattan Beach

Cherice: Simplistic approach, beautiful ombre color.

Jill: Light and just enough sweetness. 

Jonny: Good, refreshing. 

Score: 8.6

 

 

 

LA PAZ 

Aga Vie, grapefruit liqueur, lime, ginger beer and peach aromatics

DÍA DE CAMPO, Hermosa Beach

Jill: At first it’s subtle, then the ginger comes as an aftertaste. 

Jonny: Classy, light, summery. 

Cherice: A bit too sweet for my liking.

Score: 8

 

 

 

 

SHANGRI-LA-LA-LA 

Hanger One Buddha’s Hand Vodka, amaro, market berries, house ginger beer and lime

R10, Redondo Beach

Cherice: Strong ginger that lingers in the after-bite. 

Jill: This drink is more earthy. A little citrus would bring the summer in.

Jonny: I like the raspberry. 

Score: 7

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