Roberto E Gonzales Jr

Robert Gonzales, based in San Francisco, is a Spirits Specialist for Wine Warehouse. He is in the beverage industry since 2000. He took his first job as a bar back at a nightclub while in school. Today, he is a well-respected spirits specialist and mixology professional.

Robert has worked closely with top industries such as; Julio Bermejo, Tequila Ambassador to The Americas, David Nepove, National President of the United States Bartender’s Guild, Stephen Beal, Senior Master of Whiskey and Keeper of the Quaich, Marcovaldo Dionysus and Jacques Bezuidenhout. His large collection of accolades certifies him as an expert in all spirits categories, as well as mixology.

Judges

Meet our 2019 Judges

Nicky Beyries

Bar Manager, Foreign Cinema, Laszlo Bar & Private Dining, SF, USA

Yong Zhu

Lead Mixologist at China Live Ventures Limited LP

David Nepove

Director of Mixology, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits, CA, USA

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