Words by: Difford's Guide
Photography by: Boutique Bar Show
The Boutique Bar Show is returning for one day only to Manchester, at the iconic Old Granada Studios. Register now to experience a day of talks, tastings and networking.
10th May 2017, 11am to 5.30pm...it's a date for your diary...Register here.
The Boutique Bar Show is aimed at industry professionals looking to source new and interesting products for their bar, club or hotel as well as learning from industry experts on commercial and creative topics. And once again it promises visitors an experience where they can sample a wide range of quality drinks; with a particular focus on small independent brands. The UK is well represented, and close to home in Manchester you'll be able to meet local producers including Manchester Three Rivers Gin, Manchester Gin and Slingsby of Harrogate.
Signature Serve Bar
Showcasing new bars from Leeds, Liverpool and Manchester.
The making of Hepple Gin
Join Nick Strangeway as he discusses flavour production and the special processes which go into producing Hepple Gin
Enter this unique pop-up bar and be challenged to taste and identify three classic cocktails in the pitch black. Discover how your palate performs with other sensory cues removed.
Carl Sukonik will be sharing his advice on photography techniques and editing tips to help you create more impactful images to help your business stand out.
On the main stage...
Presentations from a range of industry professionals will focus on the business of bars, training, menu design and drinks inspiration.
Manchester Boutique Bar Show will also host the final of the Manchester Three Rivers Gin Competition. Bartenders were challenged to create the perfect gin for their favourite classic gin cocktail with the opportunity to experience two workshops at the distillery to bring their creations to life.
The Boutique Bar Show is a one-day event, so guests are advised to sign up early!