For every bartender around the world, it is a dream to represent his or her own country in the prestigious annual Bacardi Legacy Global Cocktail competition. For Peter Chua from 28HKS, his dream is now a reality as he recently emerged as Singapore’s choice at the Bacardi Legacy Singapore Nationals held at Long Bar, Raffles Hotel on Wednesday.
He will be flying to Sydney, Australia in May 2015 to compete with 35 other finalists from around the world for his cocktail creation to be the next legacy cocktail. Close runner-up Russell Cardoza from Tippling Club will also be flying alongside to observe the competition.
Click through our slideshow to see who else was shortlisted as a National finalists and learn how to make their original rum-inspired cocktails, including Peter Chua’s winning recipe.