Bartender’s Hub is UKBG’s monthly member’s community session. Each month we platform partners, sponsors or speak to regional chairs about issues facing the industry. It’s an opportunity to network, share ideas, learn and help shape your career and venue.
June 2021 Schedule
June 1 11AM-12.30PM
- Meet the UKBG – Lucia Montanelli, UKBG London (Hotels) Regional Chair;
- Learn with The Mixing Class – Find out about UKBG-exclusive offers on WSET training
This month, we will be welcoming Lucia Montanelli, UKBG’s London Hotel Bars Chair. Lucia has a throng of accolades – holding the AIBES Best Regional Young Regional Bartender from 2011-2016 and Best National Young Bartender in 2016, Gold Medallist at IBA 2016 Tokyo, and Beluga Signature Bartender 2019 – to name a few. As Head Bartender at The Dorchester Hotel, she knows what’s up. Lucia will be giving a full introduction to her role in the UKBG, how she will assist the membership and assist on regional issues and organising for London Hotels.
If you’d like to see Lucia in action, check out her Amaretto Day serve, below:
We will also be welcoming the Mixing Class‘s Hannah Lanfear to talk to us about the the training on offer for UKBG members. For those not in the know, the Mixing Class is the world’s leading independent WSET spirits school, and a proud UKBG partner. They provide WSET spirits courses for professionals in on or off trade, and have a host of course formats to suit you or your venue. If you want to learn more, make sure you register and attend this session! We will also be releasing details of the Mixing Class’s exclusive training discounts for UKBG members on our newsletter – so now would be a great opportunity to sign up!