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Local Bartender Places in the Cocktail World Cup competition in New Zealand
Award-winning FINO mixologist Bill Norris recently returned from New Zealand where he was part of a bartending team representing the Central United States in the World Cocktail Cup competition sponsored by 42Below Vodka. Team Central USA made up of Norris, Jared Boller, and Charles Joly created a drink called Wisdom of the Ages that garnered second place in the contest. Norris was generous enough to share the recipe for this delectable libation with Chronicle readers, but if it sounds too challenging to make at home, he'll also be glad to whip one up when you drop by the bar at FINO (2905 San Gabriel, 474-2905).