Check out the top Asian and Chinese bars, people and brands that lifted a silver shaker.
The boost pushes Singapore to third in bar count behind the US and UK.
The fresh face at Employees Only Singapore will join 10 winners from the region at the final in Ho Chi Minh City in October.
These are this year's best bars and bartenders in Singapore, as voted by the industry.
Lay your bets – one of the four bars and bartenders in these categories will be walking away with a prize on Sunday.
Shots, seminars and schooling are all part of head barman Lorenzo Antinori's new program.
Hint: His game plan embraced the competition.
A look back at the most notable Asian openings to grace our pages in the last 12 months.
Vijay Mudaliar puts the focus on the spirits and flavours of closer to home at Native.
A fresh face from Smoke and Mirrors whips up a Very Asian Christmas cocktail. By Natasha Hong.