August events for discerning drinkers

Words by Timo Janse

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August is a month of Pride, inclusiveness and tolerance. Additionally, most of us are back from those well-deserved holidays and ready for tasting a good spirit or drink. Here is the overview of activities for this month.

Opihr Gin Dutch Cocktail Competition 2019

What: 10 finalist battle for the win
Location: George Cocktail bar (Rotterdam)
When: 1 PM-5PM, 1 August 2019
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Trader’s Punch at aMusee

What: Guest bartending & Clement Ti’Punch
Location: aMusee (Amsterdam)
When: 5.30 PM- 9 PM, 2 August 2019
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Whisky & Summer Beer pairing

What: SWMS tasting
Location: Café Stalles (Rotterdam)
When: 7 PM - 9 PM, 11 August 2019
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EBS Sessions: Craft Beer Explored

What: Games Night
Location: Jitterbug Saloon (Amsterdam)
When: 8 PM - 3 AM, 12 August 2019
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Game Nights w/ Pekoe at The Jitterbug Saloon

What: masterclass on botanical craft beer
Location: EBS Amsterdam (Amsterdam)
When: 4.30 PM - 8.30 PM, 12 August 2019
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Onafhankelijksdag Indonesia

What: Celebrating 74 years of independent Indonesia with themed food and drinks
Location:Branie (Amsterdam)
When: 6 PM- 2 AM, 17 August 2019
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Toko Tiki

What: Plantation Tiki events: guest shifts from Dirty Dick Paris (15), Daryl Lieuw-on (22) and Remco Babay of Branie (29)
Location: Vesper bar (Amsterdam)
When: 5 PM - 1 AM, 15, 22 & 29 August 2019
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Dewar’s Battle of the Bars

What: Battle between bars with highballs
Location:Mr. Mofongo (Groningen)
When: 4 PM - Midnight, 16, 23 & 30 August 2019
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Bar Take Over ~ Martina Breznanova & Marian Beke

What: Guest shift by The Gibson (UK) & Industry Brunch and talk
Location:Amusée (Amsterdam)
When: 5 PM - 9 PM, 17 August 2019
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The Gibson Industry Brunch

What: Industry Brunch and Masterclass
Location: El Pire (Amsterdam)
When: 2 PM - 4 PM, 18 August 2019

Marian Beke & Martina Breznanova x Bar TwentySeven

What: For those that missed the Saturday, the Gibson (UK) is back, now at TwentySeven
Location: Bar TwentySeven (Amsterdam)
When: 9 PM- 01 AM, 18 August 2019
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Concurso de Cana

What: Capucana Cocktail Competition Final & Party
Location: Paaseiland (Amsterdam)
When: 4 PM - 11 PM, 19 August 2019
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Turning Tables | Italian Edition

What: Changing guest shifts every 90 minutes from selection of bartenders
Location: Pulitzer’s Bar (Amsterdam)
When: 6 PM - 1 AM, 22 August 2019
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Bols Summer School

What: Fun Filled Week where you learn all there is to know on scene and bartending
Location: Bols Bar Academy (Amsterdam)
When: 9 AM- 8 PM, 19-23 August 2019
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L’histoire de Cognac Ferrand

What: Learn and taste the history of Cognac Ferrand
Location: Café LaBru (Rotterdam)
When: 8PM-10PM, 26 August 2019
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FDC x World Class invite: Juris Kenins, the Savoy Bar (UK)

Location: Flying Dutchmen Cocktails (Amsterdam)
When: 8PM-11PM, 26 August 2019
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Eccentric, Tenacious, Cinic & Greedy Masterclass

What: masterclass & guest shift by Dave Garzon
Location: The Court (The Hague)
When: 4 PM - 7 PM, 27 August 2019
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Cityguys x Ketel One BOOTanical Bootfeest

What: Boat party marking the end of summer
Location: Canals of Amsterdamy (Amsterdam)
When: 5.30 PM - 9 PM, 30 August 2019
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