Events & tastings

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Why SSIXX is the Best News You’ve Heard All Year

Early next year The Everleigh’s owners Zara and Michael Madrusan, in collaboration with Aussie chef Peter Gunn (Ides) are creating a collision of culinary

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World Class Community Week

Diageo Reserve is launching a series of seminars designed to both inspire and engage with the trade community in Australia.

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Melbourne Cocktail Festival Year One

As the dust settles on Melbourne Cocktail Festival’s first year, we caught up with organiser Orlando Marzo to discuss the highlights and learnings as

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Jameson set to kick off Australia’s Biggest Round

This one’s on Jameson: After a huge 2019 debut, Jameson is kicking off the second instalment of Australia’s Biggest Round. But this isn’t your typical

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Bar Bushfire Shake-Up

The Made in the Shade Group has gathered Melbourne’s leading bars for a night of cocktails, pizza and an auction to support the current bushfire crisis.

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Melbourne Cocktail Festival

Melbourne is to host its first ever cocktail festival this February 26 – March 1, putting the spotlight on its renowned bars and hospitality community.

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Masterclass with Libbey: The Glass is the Link

Join Kevin Vollebregt, brand ambassador from Libbey Glass Europe, and bar manager Matt Linklater from acclaimed bar Black Pearl in Melbourne, at an exclusive

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Sugarcane Sunday Returns for 2018

Rum fans rejoice! The 2018 instalment of Sugarcane Sunday is set to take place on April 8.

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Jack Daniel's Presents: Tennessee Sessions

The Jack Daniel's Tennessee Sessions will be held around the country with dates in Brisbane, Melbourne, and Perth. February 27 - Boilermaker House, Melbourne

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Bartenders' Choice Awards

I must begin by saying a huge thank you to the 380 Nordic hospitality industry professionals who voted us Best Publication once again. THANK YOU! And my

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Día de Muertos with Patrón Tequila

This November, Patrón Tequila celebrates Día de Muertos in style, launching themed signature cocktails and a cocktail gift programme in Mexico.

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National Calvados Week

Now in its eighth year, National Calvados Week returns with celebrations across the UK between 19th - 25th October 2020.

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London Cocktail Week

London's most vibrant, exciting and cocktail-drenched week will take place again in October, but the excitement will last longer than the typical week-long

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The Lockdown Lowdown

Explore these informative and inspiring virtual workshops, now available on-demand, designed to help support bartenders around the world who are currently

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Life, Lemons & Limoncello

Sign up to this free live webinar to introduce some bottled sunshine into your life with an entertaining interactive tasting and a discounted bottle of

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Slovak Bar Show

The Slovak Bar Show returns under new direction and goes digital.

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COVID-19 Charity Auction

Spirits auctioneer Whisky.Auction are hosting a COVID-19 charity auction, with all proceeds donated to The Drinks Trust, a charity providing vital support

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Jigger Beaker Glass Tour

Inspired by Charles H Baker's 1939 inspirational travel drinks book Around the world with Jigger Beaker and Flask, Bacardi Brown-Forman Brands (BBFB) are

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Events Calendar for Discerning Drinkers

Our yearly calendar of events, seminars and tastings which we consider of interest to discerning drinkers. Those events which are drinks industry specific

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Ronnie's Reserve

The affable Ronnie Cox is both a well-known personality and something of a legend in the Scotch whisky industry where he has represented Berry Bros. &