Sheraton Maui and Ocean Vodka Cocktail Contest
The Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa and OCEAN Organic Vodka partnered together for the 2nd year to find the Ultimate OCEAN Cocktail with a national and statewide recipe contest. Six finalists were selected from hundreds of entries to join six celebrity chefs and six local non-profit organizations for the Ultimate Ocean Showdown.
Celebrity chefs participating in the event included Chef and Mixologist Lee Ann Wong from Koko Head Café in Kaimuki Oahu, Shawn Gavin from the St. Regis Princeville Kauai, Sheldon Simeon from Migrant in Wailea Maui, Hank Adaniya from Hank’s Haute Dogs in Kaka‘ako Oahu, Will Chen From HiFreshBox in Manoa Oahu and Andrew Le from The Pig and the Lady in Honolulu Oahu.
The winners for “Best Pairing” are Chef/Mixologist Lee Anne Wong and Daniel Vincent. Winner of the “Best Cocktail” is Ross Steidel with his “Da Poi Dog” creation.
All photography is by Jessica Pearl of Jessica Pearl Photography on Maui.