Joel Clark is “Raising the Bar” in the August issue of St. Louis Magazine




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Saint Louis, MO (July 26, 2012) – Joel Clark, “Spirits Guide” at Sanctuaria, recently named the BEST PLACE FOR COCKTAILS by the Riverfront Times and winner of the 2012 OPEN TABLE DINERS CHOICE AWARD, is raising the bar in the August issue of St. Louis Magazine in their Mixologist feature, sponsored by Crown Royal, taking you behind the scenes with the city’s most celebrated mixologists.  After moving to St. Louis from an Illinois farm town, Clark discovered single malt scotches and ruby ports and his passion for the art of the cocktail.  “What really inspires me are my loyal and regular followers in St. Louis” Clark replied when asked what keeps him inspired to keep working behind the bar.

Clark will be the showcasing his mixology skills tonight as the featured mixologist at the St. Louis Magazine Best Doctors Reception at the Coronado Ballroom, an event to celebrate the best doctors in the metro-area; which is the focus of this month’s issue.

For additional information, contact Alison Hankins, Chief Marketing Officer, at or by phone at (314) 535-9700.

About Sanctuaria

Sanctuaria, owned by Ami Grimes and Gurpreet Padda, offer exclusive menu selections with a modern twist paired with fresh cocktails that are made-to-order. Recently dubbed as the “sanctuary in the city”, the space is warm and inviting with an alluring appeal.  The tapas and cocktail menus incorporate the freshest, most locally produced ingredients possible with new and innovative ideas.

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