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.

Latest World Class News

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Highlights of World Class 2016

Representing all four corners of the globe our World Class finalists touched down in the beautiful 1-Hotel South Beach Miami for a week of fierce competitio...

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Some of our country winners
Jorge Buch, Puerto Rico

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

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Gache Costin, Romania

Place of work: Interbelic Cocktail Bar ...

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Vitaly Ekimenko, Russia

Place of work: Fanny Cabany, Be Funny, Chicken run...

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Boo Jing Heng, Singapore

Place of work: Jigger & Pony Favourite spirit or c...

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Mária Debnárová, Slovakia

Place of work: LemonTree-SkyBar- The Rum Club ...

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