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UKBG National Cocktail Competition 2019

Dear Bartender, In collaboration with Pernod Ricard we are delighted to announce the 2019 UKBG NATIONAL COCKTAIL COMPETITION inspired by Ian Fleming’s Vesper Martini. The backdrop of this classic cocktail provides us with an opportunity to rediscover a...
The UKBG announce new structure and vision

The UKBG announce new structure and vision

With the assistance of Italspirits, the UKBG have set about making innovative changes to the first independent trade organisation since 1933. Aiming to bring the Guild back to the forefront of the UK cocktail scene promoting education and innovation with the support of the industry.

Nectar Road Show & UKBG open day

BIGGEST BAR EVENT IN BOURNEMOUTH FOR 2015 IN ASSOCIATION WITH BAR SO & 1812 Thursday 26th of November 2015 @ Bar So, The Nectar road show & UKBG open day and Bournemouth Bartenders Grand Prix 2015 and So Flair 2015 took place which was attended by a big crowd of...

UKBG BOURNEMOUTH H&C EVENT

The 17th & 18th April was a great day for the UKBG, with the leadership of the Southern area Chairman Salvatore Damiano. The UKBG presented the Liquid Zone to the Bournemouth H&C Show and to all the people from the hospitality trade from Bournemouth and surrounding...

UKBG Calvados Nouvelle Vogue 2015

The UKBG round of the Calvados Nouvelle cocktail competition was this year held at the typically English Hotel du Vin in Winchester on Thurs 29th February. Many thanks to the hotel and their great staff for all their help. It was attended by 16 Professional bartenders...

Scotland’s Speyside Competition

From Left to Right: Jim Slavin (joined the Guild in1968. Current National Administrator, Past President (two terms) Regional Vice President, Guild Education Officer, Area Chairman and Area Secretary), Andy Macdonald (joined the Guild in 1960. Area Treasurer since...

Manchester Heat: National Cocktail Challenge 2013

John Farrell with the winners from the the Northern heat at ÉPERNAY Champagne Bar in Manchester. Book Now! The Guild’s book (The international Guide to Drink) is now available at W. H. Smiths and Waterstone’s. However, there will be a special Price of £10 for Members...

Nectar Road Show & UKBG open day

BIGGEST BAR EVENT IN BOURNEMOUTH FOR 2015 IN ASSOCIATION WITH BAR SO & 1812 Thursday 26th of November 2015 @ Bar So, The Nectar road show & UKBG open day and Bournemouth Bartenders Grand Prix 2015 and So Flair 2015 took place which was attended by a big crowd of...

Boutique Bar Show 2018

The UKBG are excited to be part of this year’s Boutique Bar Show in London on Tuesday, October 2nd. We will be hosting 3 fantastic seminars at the show which is officially part of London Cocktail Week 2018.

Boutique Bar Show 2018

The UKBG are excited to be part of this year’s Boutique Bar Show in London on Tuesday, October 2nd. We will be hosting 3 fantastic seminars at the show which is officially part of London Cocktail Week 2018.

Armagnac Trip

I would like to announce we are planning visit to Armagnac to visit several distillery’s and winery in the area

2017 National finals for the UKBG cocktail competition

2017 National finals for the UKBG cocktail competition were held on Monday 11th Sept and the Wringer and Mangle Spitafields, sponsored by Amaro Montenegro. There were 16 finalist from around the UK, they had competed in their own area to qualify to be in the finals,...

Boutique Bar Show 2018

The UKBG are excited to be part of this year’s Boutique Bar Show in London on Tuesday, October 2nd. We will be hosting 3 fantastic seminars at the show which is officially part of London Cocktail Week 2018.

Armagnac Trip

I would like to announce we are planning visit to Armagnac to visit several distillery’s and winery in the area

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