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Providence Celebrates Repeal Day with “Prohibition Punch-Off”

By December 24, 2016Rhode Island, Top News
Ann Boschini and Audrey King of Aurora Providence were named the winners of Prohibition Punch-Off.

The United States Bartenders Guild Rhode Island (USBG RI) chapter, along with Providence bars and restaurants, celebrated Repeal Day on December 5, 2016 with the Second Annual Prohibition Punch-Off. Bartenders from New Harvest Coffee & Spirits, Aurora Providence, The Slow Rhode, The Avery and Ogie’s Trailer Park created versions of a Prohibition-era punch featuring Cutty Shark and Lillet, for a chance to be named the “Repeal Day Champion.” At the end of the night, Aurora Providence was crowned the winner with their Prohibition Punch “Forever 21,” which featured Cutty Sark Whiskey, Lillet Rose, Black Strap Rum, raspberry, lime, maraschino and vanilla.

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