Of of the Alchemy Bar’s mixologists aboard Carnival Glory has receive quite an honor this year. Miroslav Kljajic has been named “Bartender of the Year” at the 2016 Bacardi Legacy Cruise Competition, which drew over 4,000 entries from cruise and ferry lines around the world. In the past five years, three Carnival mixologists have earned the award.
Klajajic created “Elixir Fizz,” which is a mix of Bacardi Carta Blanca rum ,vanilla/thyme syrup, Tawny port, Prosecco, and Fee Brothers Cherry Bitters liqueur; which impressed the judges. He earned a spot in the finals of the Bacardi Legacy Global Cocktail Competition in San Francisco, in addition to $4,000 cash and an etched trophy.