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Licor 43 Bartenders & Baristas Challenge

Licor 43, which celebrated its 75th birthday last year, will return to in-personal local and global finals for the sixth edition of its annual Bartenders

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Imbibe Live

Imbibe Live - the UK's leading drinks industry event - is returning to London on Monday 4th & Tuesday 5th July 2022 at Olympia Grand Hall. Tickets available

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Licensed Trade Charity

The Licensed Trade Charity was founded in the UK over 200 years ago and is dedicated to supporting people in the licensed drinks trade. Whether working

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Edinburgh Cocktail Week

Edinburgh Cocktail Week runs 7th-16th of October 2022 and will encompass 120 of the city's bars offering £5 signature cocktails along with a pop-up Cocktail

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Roma Bar Show

Roma Bar Show returns! 30th & 31st May 2022 An international event entirely dedicated to the world of beverages and cocktails with a full program of activities

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Giffard West Cup

Now in its 25th year, the Giffard West Cup Cocktail Competition returns for 2022 and will combinate in a final hosted by Giffard family in their hometown

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No.3 Gin Pursuit of Perfection competition

No.3 Gin's Pursuit of Perfection Competition returns for 2022 with what's promised to be its biggest and best cocktail competition to date with bar and

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When Ukrainians raise a glass, rather than toast cheers they traditionally say Budmo which translates to mean 'let us be'. Said to date back to Cossack

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Art of Italicus

A quest to find and reward the bartender with the most creative aperitivo cocktail inspired by art.

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Bar to Barcelona cocktail competition

El Bandarra, the aperitif brand from Barcelona, launched its Bar to Barcelona cocktail competition on 1st March 2022 and is looking for three teams of

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RPM - Riva Pianeta Mixology

RPM - Riva Pianeta Mixology, the special area dedicated to mixology within Hospitality (formerly known as Expo Riva Hotel), one of the biggest food and

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Cocktail competition scorecard

Unlike sport where the first to finish or score the most is obviously the winner, judging one competitor against another in a cocktail competition will

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Cocktail competition rules

Organisers of cocktail competitions, usually drinks brands, have their own ideas and goals so rules vary enormously with their length and terms usually

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Cocktail competition protocols

I've judged hundreds of cocktail/bartender competitions, perhaps more than anyone else, and over my 25 years as a drinking scribe, I've come across many

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How to win a cocktail competition

Taking part in cocktail competitions is a great way for ambitious bartenders to garner publicity and attract attention from drinks brands and media. Winning

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Leeds Whisky Fest

A new festival for 2022, the Leeds Whisky Fest brings together whiskies and their producers from all over the world for an afternoon or evening of tasting,

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Patrón Perfectionists

The pursuit of perfection is something practiced by perfectionists so is an apt name for a competition designed to find and celebrate the best cocktail

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Monin is going on the road in October 2021 with Monin & You, a series of live talks, looking at the next big trends, issues and solutions affecting those

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Venice Cocktail Week

The inaugural Venice Cocktail Week welcomes all between 13th - 19th of December 2021 to celebrate the city's vibrant bar and cocktail scene.

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Brighton Bar Awards

There's a phrase I'm thinking of...The Terminator famously used it, it was a line in Jurassic Park and I'm pretty sure Tom Hanks slipped it in before being