Global Competition Recognizes the Craftsmanship of Mixologist-Bartenders
A masterbrand plays a huge role in dictating cocktail culture around the world
Diageo has a reputation for making massive efforts to showcase and reward the world's top mixologists. Besides their Bar Academy, they have also been running World Class for six years, a competition that has grown to be the World Cup or Olympics equivalent for mixologists and dedicated bartenders. At its core, World Class is an education program for some 11,000 bartenders from 50 countries whom are brought together once a year to compare flair, creativity, skills, and charisma in competitive, public setting.