WORLD CLASS COUNTRY WINNER 2019

ANASTASIA GOTA, Ukraine

Anastasia started her career by reaching the top 10 of a local bartending competition in Ukraine at the age of 18, which sparked a curiosity to pursue bartending as a career. Soon after, she moved to Moscow before becoming a bartender at Delicatessen Moscow. Developing her skills and exploring hospitality in the multinational city she started her World Class journey. From there, Anastasia returned to Ukraine and, together with other bartenders, helped to develop the industry in her native country. Working in Parovoz SpeakEasy, recreating old cocktail recipes and showing the highest level of hospitality, she finally got the opportunity to represent Ukraine in Glasgow.