Matt Seiter leading a seminar titled “The In’s and Out’s of Cocktails on Tap” at Tales of the Cocktail 2012



4198 Manchester Avenue

Saint Louis, MO  63110

(314) 535-9700


Saint Louis, MO (April 16, 2012) – Sanctuaria, named the BEST PLACE FOR COCKTAILS by the Riverfront Times and winner of an OPEN TABLE 2012 DINERS CHOICE AWARD, become the PREMIERE cocktail bar in St. Louis. Their latest innovation was putting “cocktails on tap”, which has become a new industry trend in the mixology scene.  Matt Seiter, Bar Manager and Chief Liquor Officer, was the mastermind behind implementing a cocktail tap program at Sanctuaria and has been asked to lead a seminar at this years Tales of the Cocktail®The In’s and Out’s of Cocktails on Tap.

The seminar will take place at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans on July 28, 2012. Other presenters include Kevin Diedrich from Jasper’s in San Francisco and Scott Huth from Tavernita in Chicago.  The trio will share their collaborative knowledge on how to implement a tap cocktail system.  Attendees will learn why implementing cocktails on tap is one of many ways to make your bar more profitable, how to obtain the equipment needed and costs incurred in doing so. Tickets can be purchased online at

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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, handcrafted cocktails. Recently dubbed 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, modern ideas.

About Tales of the Cocktail®

Tales of the Cocktail® is the world’s premier cocktail festival, bringing together the most respected minds on mixology for five days of cocktails, cuisine and culture. Held annually in New Orleans, this international event has something for cocktail professionals and enthusiasts alike with a spirited schedule of seminars, dinners, competitions and tasting rooms where brands showcase their latest products. Tales of the Cocktail® returns in 2012 for a historic milestone—its 10th Anniversary of rocking the cocktail world. Join the celebration July 25, 2012 through July 29, 2012 and see how Tales of the Cocktail® only gets better with age.

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