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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HOW TO ENTER WORLD CLASS 2017

This year we have just one period for you to submit a fabulous cocktail idea – between 9 November 2016 and 15 February 2017. So read on to find o...

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Some of our country winners
ANTONIO NARANJO NEVARES, Norway

Place of work: Himkok...

Winners
David Vergara, Panama

Place of work: Bristol Hotel Favourite spirit or c...

Winners
Joel Chirinos Durand, Peru

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

Winners
Michael Keith B. Tubiera, Philippines

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

Winners
Paweł Rodaszyński, Poland

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

Winners