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2016 RAMMYS Cocktail Program of the Year Finalists Shine in May

April 29, 2016

Finalists for the Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) 2016 RAMMY Award for Cocktail Program of the Year have exciting special events and promotions planned for Monday, May 9, through Friday, May 13. During that week participating finalists will showcase their outstanding offerings through in-house promotions, reaffirming why they deserve to win one of the region’s premier industry accolades – a RAMMY Award. Guests are encouraged to come out and support their favorite watering hole throughout the week.

The week of May 9, any guest who posts photos at a RAMMYS cocktail program finalist location using the Instagram handle @RAMWdc and hashtag #RAMMYSCocktail will be entered to win a pair of tickets to the 2016 RAMMY Awards Gala on June 12. Winners will be contacted via Instagram prior to the RAMMYS.

The winners for all categories will be announced at the 34th Annual RAMMY Awards Gala on Sunday, June 12, 2016, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. For more information regarding the awards and sponsorship opportunities, email or call 202-331-5990.

2 Birds, 1 Stone

Lower Level

1800 14th Street NW

Washington, DC 20009

In honor of being named a RAMMYS Cocktail Program of the Year Finalist, 2 Birds, 1 Stone will offer a special Cockamamie Punch from May 9 through May 13. Stop by and try this refreshing blend of Four Roses bourbon, fresh ginger, passion fruit, citrus and cava.

barmini by José Andrés

501 9th Street NW

Washington, DC 20004


From May 10 through May 13, barmini invites guests in to try its Floral Cloud ($18) featuring gin, crème de violette, maraschino, lemon, and hibiscus cloud. This drink represents the technique and artistry of barmini, and is also one of the cocktails on their Cocktail Flight.

Del Campo

777 I Street NW

Washington, DC 20001


During the week of May 9, Del Campo showcases the creativity of its mixologists with a specialty cocktail featuring white rum, grilled peaches, vanilla, mango juice, and lime juice. Guests are invited to enjoy the perfectly balanced cocktail to celebrate Del Campo being named a RAMMYS Cocktail Program of the Year Finalist.

Kapnos by Mike Isabella

2201 14th Street NW

Washington, DC 20009


Kapnos by Mike Isabella presents its I Work Out ($11), featuring gin, pineapple, lime, and agave, during the week of May 9. This refreshing drink, one of Kapnos’ many signature cocktails, spotlights the RAMMYS cocktail finalist’s intriguing creations.


1926 14th Street NW

Washington, DC 20009


In celebration of being named a RAMMYS cocktail finalist, Tico will feature a special pisco punch for the week of May 9 using La Diablada Pisco with white peppercorn and lemon.


Presented by the Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW), The RAMMY Awards Gala honors the exceptional ability and accomplishments of the hard-working individuals and organizations of the region’s restaurants and foodservice community. Named the #1 Food & Restaurant event by BIZBASH Magazine since 2009, The RAMMYS celebrate one of Metropolitan Washington’s greatest assets: Its restaurants.

Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW)

The Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) is the regional trade association representing restaurants and the foodservice industry in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area. Established in 1920, RAMW is an advocate, resource and community for its members. The Association works to promote and sustain the growth and development of the industry while providing its members legislative and regulatory representation, marketing and small business support, programming and events. RAMW strives to serve its members with professionalism and integrity, and provide them the training, education and support they need to grow a successful business.