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Old Tom, New Cocktail

The Hayman family make their gins using recipes that date back over 160 years with the oldest being their Old Tom, a fuller-flavoured gin compared to London

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No.3 Gin Pursuit of Perfection competition

No.3 Gin's Pursuit of Perfection Cocktail Competition returns for 2023. For this, its third year, the theme is 'Mastering Classics' with bartenders challenged

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Bartenders’ Choice Awards

Congratulations to all the winners of the 13th annual Bartenders' Choice Awards and a huge THANK YOU to the 450 Nordic hospitality industry professionals

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Art of Italicus

Italicus is once again on a quest to find the best art-inspired aperitivo cocktail and award its creator the coveted title of Italicus Bar Artist of the

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Unexpected Cartron Tour Competition

Joseph Cartron, liqueur, eaux-de-vie and vermouth producer since 1882, has launched the first edition of its Unexpected Cartron Tour. As the name suggests,

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Gabriel Boudier Wizard Award

Three UK regional finals have produced not three but four finalists who will go on to compete at the home of Gabriel Boudier in Dijon, France in March

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Patrón Perfectionists

Patrón Perfectionists is back for its 2022-23 Edition and national finalists are now being announced. As in previous years, Perfectionists will culminate

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Licor 43 Bartenders & Baristas Challenge

Yeferson Avila from the bar Cardinal and the restaurant Mar y Zielo in Colombia won the 2022 Licor 43 Bartenders & Baristas Challenge with their Armonía

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Giffard West Cup

Celebrating its 25th year, this usually biannual competition was last held before the Pandemic in 2019. In the ensuing years, Giffard has expanded into

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Fernet-Branca Barback Games

Fernet-Branca's Barback Games returns on Wednesday 28th September 2022 for its fourth UK edition and once again will be held at London's Village Underground.

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The Classic Cocktail Competition from Hi-Spirits

The Classic Cocktail Competition from Hi-Spirits is back, inviting UK bartenders to submit their twist on a classic cocktail from An Anthology of 12 Classic

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Cocktail competition scorecard

Unlike sport where the first to finish or score the most is obviously the winner, judging one competitor against another in a cocktail competition will

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Cocktail competition rules

Organisers of cocktail competitions, usually drinks brands, have their own ideas and goals so rules vary enormously with their length and terms usually

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1800 Visionaries Cocktail Competition

The third instalment of 1800 Visionaries saw six finalists compete in London for a £2,000 grand prize...

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World Class GB Competition

Now a global competition, World Class originated in the UK in 2009. It remains one of the few ‘bartender’ competitions as opposed to cocktail competitions

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Giffard West Cup

organised by Giffard, the French liqueur and syrups producer, Giffard West Cup is one of the longest established and foremost international bartending

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Peter F Heering A/S

A história da Peter F Heering, a empresa criadora do Cherry Heering liqueur, começou há 200 anos. 1806 Peter Fredrik Suhm Heering (1792-1875) conseguiu

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The Tahona Society Collective Spirit Competition

$50,000 prize fund and a trip to Mexico up for grabs.

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Havana Club Grand Prix

Now in its 12th year, this bi-annual competition is one of revered international cocktail competitions and a trip to Cuba is just one aspect of what is

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Beefeater MIXLDN

Beefeater MIXLDN is a global bartending competition with competitors drawn from national finals in 31 different countries competing in the annual final