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Repeal Day Ball 2014

The DC Craft Bartender's Guild is hosting the annual Repeal Day Ball on December 6th. Learn more about the Repeal Day Ball

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The DC Craft Bartenders Guild is an active body of professionals and enthusiasts dedicated to craft bartending — its history and practice — and providing training and services to its members and the general public in keeping with our guiding principles of professionalism, knowledge, hospitality outreach and civil engagement.

Our Guiding Principles

Professionalism

To establish the highest level of professionalism, cooperation and exemplary service amongst its members and the industry as a whole

Knowledge

To encourage the disemmination of knowledge and innovation in craft bartending with a focus on hospitality.

Hospitality

To promote the District of Columbia as a preeminent city for craft bartending with a focus on hospitality.

Outreach

To contribute to the growing national and international community of craft bartenders.

Civic Engagement

To engage the District’s alcohol and bar regulatory environment in a way that benefits the D.C. Craft Bartenders Guild and its members and to work with the community to establish the norms of alcohol safety.

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The Rickey

A drink consisting of liquor, typically gin, mixed with lime juice, carbonated water, and ice.

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