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Shakes & the City lands in Manchester for the third regional heat

The good ship Shakes & the City rolled into Manchester for its third regional heat earlier this week.

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Thailand’s Ronnaporn Kanivichaporn wins Bacardi Legacy 2019

Ronnaporn Kanivichaporn of Bangkok’s Backstage Cocktail Bar clinched the title of Bacardi Legacy 2019 champion.

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Competition time: Best Sommelier UK 2019 open for entries

The UK Sommelier Association is calling all UK-based somms to enter its Best Sommelier UK 2019 competition, offering the lucky winner a cash prize of

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London Edition Hotel's Matteo Montone awarded GB Young Sommelier of the Year 2019

Matteo Montone was crowned GB Young Sommelier of the Year at the Chaîne des Rôtisseurs awards ceremony hosted Friday at The Dorchester, London.Montone

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Nearly Neat cocktail competition: Who are the UK finalists?

The inaugural <a href="https://www.1888rum.com/">Brugal 1888</a> Nearly Neat global rum cocktail <a href="http://imbibe.com/news-articles/tag/competit

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Bristol's Chelsie Bailey wins 2019 Bacardi Legacy UK title

After valiant efforts from four standout bartenders, it’s official: Bristol’s Chelsie Bailey has been named the Bacardi Legacy UK finalist for 2019.Ba

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German Marc Almert awarded ASI's Best Sommelier of the World 2019

Marc Almert, aged 27 from Germany, was crowned Best Sommelier of the World 2019 last Friday in Antwerp by the Association de la Sommellerie Internatio

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Ruinart competition winner Jitka Auermüllerová on the importance of consistent study

Being a sommelier is one of the most challenging and rewarding jobs the hospitality industry has to offer.

Spirits & Cocktails

Nearly Neat cocktail competition: Who are the UK finalists?

The inaugural <a href="https://www.1888rum.com/">Brugal 1888</a> Nearly Neat global rum cocktail <a href="http://imbibe.com/news-articles/tag/competit

Spirits & Cocktails

Bristol's Chelsie Bailey wins 2019 Bacardi Legacy UK title

After valiant efforts from four standout bartenders, it’s official: Bristol’s Chelsie Bailey has been named the Bacardi Legacy UK finalist for 2019.Ba

Wine

German Marc Almert awarded ASI's Best Sommelier of the World 2019

Marc Almert, aged 27 from Germany, was crowned Best Sommelier of the World 2019 last Friday in Antwerp by the Association de la Sommellerie Internatio

Wine

Ruinart competition winner Jitka Auermüllerová on the importance of consistent study

Being a sommelier is one of the most challenging and rewarding jobs the hospitality industry has to offer.

Wine

Sommelier du Monde comp introduces new personality award

Next month’s Meilleur Sommelier du Monde competition is notable not just because it is the event’s 50th anniversary, but also because it will feature

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Jitka Auermüllerová of 67 Pall Mall wins UK Ruinart Sommelier Challenge 2019

Jitka Auermüllerová from 67 Pall Mall in London was named winner of the UK Ruinart Sommelier Challenge 2019, beating runners-up Christopher Parker, of

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Sommelier du Monde comp introduces new personality award

Next month’s Meilleur Sommelier du Monde competition is notable not just because it is the event’s 50th anniversary, but also because it will feature

Wine

Jitka Auermüllerová of 67 Pall Mall wins UK Ruinart Sommelier Challenge 2019

Jitka Auermüllerová from 67 Pall Mall in London was named winner of the UK Ruinart Sommelier Challenge 2019, beating runners-up Christopher Parker, of