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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Aidan Bowie’s Top Sustainability Tips

Great Britain World Class winner Aidan Bowie is the man with the green plan. He heads up the team at Dandelyan in London, where there are so many standout ...

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Some of our country winners
Nicolas Castro, France

Place of work: Mama Shelter Bordeaux

Winners
Yvonne Rahm, Germany

Place of work: Schwarze Traube

Winners
Igor Ilioski, Cruise Ships

Place of work: Celebrity Cruises

Winners
Razvan Cordea, Cruise Ships

Place of work: Norwegian Cruise Line

Winners
Daniel Warren, United Kingdom

Place of work: Last Chance Cocktail and Whiskey...

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