JEFF RUTH

Beverage Innovation Director

Jeff has been working with cocktails, flavors, coffees and every beverage in between for more than 30 years. Jeff’s extensive experience working with many of the top national restaurant chains has led to countless beverage creations and earned him numerous Industry Excellence Awards. He is best known for his accomplishments in flavor and recipe development, delivering both the latest trends for today and helping to develop tomorrow’s hot drinks ideas. Look for Jeff to bring you the trendiest recipes made with the hottest flavors.


Favorite Monin Flavor:

Passion Fruit


Favorite cocktail:

Jalapeño Passion Fruit Margarita

Favorite Non-Alcoholic beverage:

Old Fashioned Root Beer or Sarsaparilla


Flavors to Watch:

Honey


Trend Predictions:

Look for more floral inclusions and functionality in beverages this year