November events for discerning drinkers

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Our monthly listing of events, seminars and tastings which we consider of interest to discerning drinkers. Those events which are drinks industry specific or have days/periods that are industry specific are marked accordingly. Enjoy!

USA - Day of the Dead

What: The traditional parade through Mexico City attracts visitors from across the globe to celebrate. However, throughout Mexico, many celebrate in different ways. Some host parties in graveyards whilst others have intimate at home gatherings to commemorate their deceased loved ones, or, similar to the James Bond movie Spectre, many join large parades, celebrating by dancing and drinking.
When: 1st/2nd November 2019
Where: Participating bars and restaurants internationally
More info: Day of the Dead.

UK - Hot Scotch & Lemon Day

What: You can celebrate this day by making your very own - see our recipe below.
When: 6th November 2019
Where: Across the UK
More info: Hot Scotch & Lemon recipe

Hong Kong - International Wine & Spirits Fair

What: In its 12th year, this three-day fair provides producers an opportunity to expand their reach in Asia. Running alongside the show, visitors will find a schedule of seminars hosted by leading experts in the industry.
When: 7th - 9th November 2019
Where: Hong Kong
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China - ProWine

What: Returning for its 6th edition in Shanghai, this year the show expects almost 20,000 visitors and 750 exhibitors. Visitors can attend masterclasses and seminars over the three-day event which are hosted by leading wine experts.
When: 12th - 14th November 2019
Where: Shanghai, China
More info:

International Poitín Day

What: A day in which to celebrate the Irish clear spirit.
When: 18th November 2019
Where: Globally
More info: A Poitín based cocktail

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