Williams & Graham Rates As One of the World's Fifty Best Bars...Barely

It's been a big year for Williams & Graham -- and we're not talking about the LoHi watering hole's win for Best Contemporary Cocktail Bar in the Best of Denver 2014. Four months later, Williams & Graham was one of four finalists for the best bar in the country at the annual Tale of the Cocktail contest in New Orleans, where bartender/co-owner Sean Kenyon was named Bartender of the Year. And after five weeks on the road as this town's top bar ambassador, last night Kenyon was back behind the bar, waiting to get word on where Williams & Graham would place on the list of the World's 50 Best Bars.

See also: Best Contemporary Cocktail Bar 2014, Williams & Graham

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