Photos: The 7th Annual Stoli Key West Cocktail Classic in Philadelphia
March 17 2020 7:16 PM
What's the gayest cocktail? An appletini? The (almost) calorie-free vodka soda? Or is there something inherently gay in all fruity drinks? Is the very word "cocktail" destined for gay greatness? These questions and more,are answered in the Key West cocktail contest, the annual competition put on by Stoli to find the most innovative and delicious new cocktail around. Out has the latest on the contest, including competition dates, locations, interviews with winners, and the recipes that swept judges off their feet.
Out is proud to present the 7th Annual Stoli Key West Cocktail Classic, the fierce competition running from March to June 2020 as a multi-city national tour featuring diverse LGBTQ+ talent, donation prizes for charity, and surprises you don’t want to miss.
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