Why World Class?

Since its launch in 2009, Diageo Reserve WORLD CLASS has been instrumental in transforming fine drinking and cocktail culture around the world. Now in over 60 countries, it has supported, educated and inspired over 250,000 bartenders through its training and advocacy programme. WORLD CLASS Bartender of the Year competition brings together the best bartending talent from around to globe to decide who will be crowned the world’s best bartender.

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WORLD CLASS HOTSPOTS AROUND THE GLOBE

Whether a city break or long haul adventure, global travel and the opportunity to be inspired by new people and flavours, has never been more accessible. An...

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Some of our country winners
Joel Chirinos Durand, Peru

Place of work: Bottega Dasso Favourite spirit or c...

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Michael Keith B. Tubiera, Philippines

Place of work: Makati Favourite spirit or cocktail...

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Paweł Rodaszyński, Poland

Place of work: EL KOKTEL Favourite spirit or cock...

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JOÃO RODRIGUES, Portugal

Place of work: Columbus Bar Favourite spirit or c...

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Jorge Buch, Puerto Rico

Place of work: La Coctelera Favourite spirit or co...

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