Seiter kicks off his National Book Tour for “The Dive Bar of Cocktail Bars: How We Rewrote the Rules and Recipes One Cocktail at a Time” in Cleveland this Sunday

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Saint Louis, MO  63110

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Saint Louis, MO (January 23, 2013) – Saint Louis’ AWARD WINNING MIXOLOGIST, Matt Seiter, Bar Manager and Chief Liquor Officer at Sanctuaria, recently named BEST DRINK MENU in St. Louis by the Riverfront Times, BEST COCKTAIL MENU by Alive Magazine and one of the TOP 50 RESTAURANTS IN ST. LOUIS by St. Louis Magazine, will be kicking off his national book tour for  “The Dive Bar of Cocktail Bars: How We Rewrote the Rules and Recipes One Cocktail at a Time” on January 27, 2013.  His first stop will be at The Old Angle Tavern in Cleveland, Ohio.  He will be onsite signing copies, as well as slinging a few original creations from his book.

From there, Seiter will head to New York City to the Middle Branch on January 31, 2013.

Seiter, recently named BARTENDER OF THE YEAR by Sauce Magazine, divulges his secrets and stories behind the infamous Sanctuaria cocktail menu in this tell-all cocktail guide.  This no holds bar manual provides step-by-step instructions, allowing you to re-create the cocktails you’ve grown to love (or waiting to devour) while tasting your way through the extensive Cocktail Club.  Included are tips and tricks of the trade for tinctures, bitters and other “secret” ingredients used to give your cocktails the mouth-watering goodness Sanctuaria delivers.  Additionally, Seiter explains his choice not to use mass marketed brands in the inventory at Sanctuaria, providing full access to his tasting notes for every spirit he chose.

“The Dive Bar of Cocktail Bars” is on sale now at Sanctuaria or online at

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


About Sanctuaria

Sanctuaria offers 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.

About In Good Company, LLC

In Good Company, LLC, bringing you Sanctuaria, Hendricks BBQ, Café Ventana and Diablitos Cantina, is owned by St. Louis’ well known and distinguished serial entreprenauers Ami Hendricks-Grimes and Gurpreet Padda.  Priding themselves as being the patron saints of lost real estate causes with emphasis on restaurant projects and revitalizing surrounding communities with a mission to provide a comfortable, inviting atmosphere where people gather over great food and amazing cocktails for a unforgettable culinary dining experience.

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