April 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!

Mad Mick’s industry Loopuyt Pool tournament

What: Industry Pool event; winner takes the pot!
Location: Mad Mick’s Breakaway cafe (ROTTERDAM)
When: 1 April 2019
RSVP: info@breakaway.nl - 10 euro per team.

The Mexican Ensemble Launch Party

What: Launch of a line of Mexican products with some of the most knowledgeable in the country.
Location:Vesper Bar (AMS)
When: 7pm-1am, 1 April 2019
More info: Facebook event

How to Turn Juniper into Gin with Darnley's Emma Hooper

What: Get into the details of distilling gin with Emma Hooper of Darnley’s gin.
Location: Bricks “Hooch & Brew” (The Hague)
When: 2-4pm, 3 April 2019
More info: Facebook event

The Editor’s Speakeasy

What: Speakeasy pop-up of the Pressroom.
Location: Pressroom (AMS)
When: 7-10pm, 4 April 2019
More info: Facebook event

“Tequila para despertar a los vivos, Mezcal para despertar a los muertos”

What: Mezcal event with the kind people of Los Lobos
Location: The Hoxton (AMS)
When: 1.30-4.30pm, 7 April 2019

Game Night with Pekoe

What: Test your fussbal skills against some of the best in of the industry.
Location: Jitterbug Saloon (AMS)
When: 8pm, 8 April 2019
More info: Facebook event

The Mexican Ensemble

What: Deep dive into agave with the new ensemble.
Location: Lucy Lou (Utrecht)
When: 16.00-18.00, 9 April 2019
More info: Facebook event

Guest shift with Hidenori Murata, from Le Club Matsuyama

What: Japanese OG guest bartending
Location: Rosalia’s Menagerie (AMS)
When: 18.00-23.00, 11 April 2019
More info: Facebook event

Gin Festival The Hague

What: This month the Gin festival reaches The Hague with plenty of gins to sample.
Location: Grote Kerk (The Hague)
When: 3-10pm, 13 April 2019
More info: Facebook event

Fernet Branca global BA Nicola Olianas with tasting and educational session

What: For the very first time global Fernet BA talks to the Dutch scene.
Location: de Bajes (AMS)
When: 14.45-17.00, 15 April 2019
More info: Facebook event

David Trampe speaks Agave: Tequila

What: First of 3 agave sessions.
Location: EBS Amsterdam
When: 18.30-23.30
RSVP: Sign up here
More info:
Facebook event

Lisa Laird in Amsterdam -Lair’s Applejack-

What: The queen of Applejack visits Amsterdam. Come and listen to her stories.
Location: Flying Dutchmen Cocktails (AMS)
When: 3pm masterclass, 17 April 2019

Spritz Into Spring

What: Official launch Ketel One botanical range.
Location: Bar Botanique (AMS)
When: 16.00-18.00, 17 April 2019
RSVP: Nora@oonaamsterdam.nl

King’s Night

What: The party night before the big day event.
Location: all over the country
When: 26 April 2019

King’s Day

What: The biggest event of the year - mayhem all over the country, inside and outside. Please note that it takes place during the DAY not the night to avoid disappointment. Be sure to have tickets in advance for some of the bigger events though.
Location: all over the country
When: 27 April 2019

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