WORLD CLASS, the mixology industry’s most prestigious and respected competition, returns to Ireland’s bartending scene this year. The year-long journey of qualifiers and heats will see Ireland’s best and most talented bartenders compete to represent Ireland at the WORLD CLASS™ Global Final in South Africa in July 2015. The bartending competition will showcase the Diageo luxury spirits portfolio, including Ketel One, Cîroc, Zacapa,Tanqueray, Bulleit and Johnnie Walker.
Photographed at the WORLD CLASS™ “Cocktails and the Written Word” event in House, Dublin are Justin Smyth, Ketel One Ambassador & Deano Moncrieffe, Don Julio Ambassador & Peter O’Connor (Diageo) & Max La Rocca, World Class Ambassador Western Europe
Photographed at the WORLD CLASS™ “Cocktails and the Written Word” event in House, Dublin are Ann Marie Phillips & George Roberts, Diageo
The Irish WORLD CLASS™ final will take place on Tuesday, 26th May when one bartender will be awarded the coveted title of WORLD CLASS™ Irish Bartender of the Year and will go on to represent Ireland at the Global Final in South Africa in July.