Escrito por: Difford's Guide
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!
What: This year, the show has expanded, with a space almost double in size from 2018's. Guests will have the opportunity to network, visit 'Wow! World of Organic Wines exhibit' a tasting area dedicated to organic wine, and attend masterclasses and conferences focused on current trends and issues of the industry.
When: 4th - 5th March 2019
Where: Manhattan, NY, USA
More info: VinexpoNewYork.com
What: A whole day dedicated to the spirit. Its deserving of celebrations after long lasting bans, including in the USA and the UK.
When: 5th March 2019
More info: Absinthe Day
What: A celebration and an excuse to drink tequila & mezcal, there will be a full programme of events, dinners, parties and seminars during the 5-day event, including Top Tequila Competition and Don Julio Scavenger Hunt alongside restaurant pop-ups, tastings, seminars and cocktail classes. Over 40 of the best restaurants in New Orleans will compete to make the top taco and top margarita on the last day of Agave Week at the annual Top Taco festival. Tickets can be bought here. A portion of profits will be going to Foster Nola, a non-profit organisation dedicated to helping children in the foster care system. Tickets are available now.
When: 10th-14th March 2019
Where: New Orleans, USA
More info: See up-to-date news on Agave Week's Facebook page.
What: Meet some of the biggest and best bulk wine, spirits and private label suppliers from around the world. Buyers have the opportunity to meet producers all under one roof. Register now.
When: 11th - 12th March 2019
Where: London, UK
More info: IBWSShowUK.com
What: One of the largest trade shows in Europe, this year sees ProWein celebrate their 25th edition, and they expect around 6,800 exhibitors to attend over three days. They expect around 60,000 wine professionals will be attending, with the opportunity to network among peers of the industry.
When: 17th - 19th March 2019
Where: Düsseldorf, Germany
More info: ProWein.com
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