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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5 minutes with Jennifer Le Nechet

After taking the globe by storm at the World Class final of the year in Miami 2016, Jennifer Le Nechet is not only the world’s best bartender but the ...

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Some of our country winners
Frank Alvarado, Peru

Place of work: El Mercado...

Winners
Royce Angelo Pua, Philippines

Place of work: 12/10...

Winners
Janusz Lemiesz, Poland

Place of work: Bar Koszyki...

Winners
Carlos Santiago, Portugal

Place of work: The Royal Cocktail Club...

Winners
Edwin Borrero, Puerto Rico

Place of work: La Factoria...

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