San Diego Bartenders Battle at Tiki Oasis

Attention all San Diego Bartenders!! With the annual August arrival of Tiki Oasis, summer is Tiki time in San Diego. This year, I am thrilled to announce that we are organizing the event’s first ever cocktail competition and we need you, San Diego bartenders! As the largest and longest-running Tiki gathering in the world, Tiki…

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Fire!

Tiki Oasis is done for another year and it was a blast! Before I can write about it, I need to recover, so in the meantime, take a look at this recap (and kind words about BDW) from the lovely Tartines to Tikis (which you should already be reading if…

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A Tiki State of Mind

I had lunch with my brother this week and I was telling him about my recent trip to Manhattan.  When I mentioned I had gone to a really great tiki night at Goldbar, he asked me, “What is tiki?” I couldn’t answer him.  I rambled on about Hawaiian shirts and…

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Ain’t No Party Like a Tiki Party!

This year’s Tiki Oasis has been a smash!  Parties, people, atmosphere and wicked sugary hangovers are the norm with these fez-wearing and fun-loving folks.  This year’s theme is Exotic Espionage and Polynesian Pulp.  The hotel hallways are full of spies and secret agents who have made it their mission to get rum drinks…

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