Smuggler’s Cove Winner Announced

The Smuggler’s Cove contest stumped us after day one, but other, brighter bulbs persevered in solving the series of puzzles that revealed the location of Martin Cate’s new rum bar, slated to open this fall in the Jade Bar space. Today the boozy powers that be announced that Chris Huning has won the grand prize, which we hear is a bar tab at the new spot. To see how he did it, click through the jump.

After solving a series of puzzles by Dr. Hanford A. Lemoore, the finalists were given four clues to different locations in San Francisco and unlocked text that read “x marks the spot.” The winner figured out that the bar location (which had already been revealed through ABC permits) was at the center of an X described by lines connecting the four locations:

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Smuggler’s Cove Winner Announced