Diageo World Class Contest – Best Barman in Switzerland

Diageo World Class Contest - Best Barman in Switzerland

Katalin Bene

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Diageo World Class Contest – Best Barman in Switzerland

Final Contest at Kaufleuten Zurich

Diageo World Class Contest - Best Barman in Switzerland

Nikolas Cocchio

The other day Diageo Reserve World Class ran a contest at in Zurich to find the best bartender in Switzerland. Ten top class bartenders from all over the country cam to Kaufleuten to aim for the Swiss World Class Bartender 2018 title.

Diageo World Class Contest - Best Barman in Switzerland

Kacper Dylak

In preparation for the final contest in Zurich , there had been a number of regional competitions in Geneva and Lugano.

Diageo World Class Contest - Best Barman in Switzerland

Kacper Dylak

Qualifying Candidates

The candidates (pictured below) who got through the qualifying rounds and made it to the national final in Zurich were as follows:

Vanessa Brzezicha from Clouds @ Prime Tower, Zurich
Taweechai Frick from Carlton Bar, Zurich
Marco Colelli from Raygrodski, Zurich
Federico Juan Rossi from Il Mattarello, Balerna
Nikolas Cocchio from Turba, Lugano
Katalin Bene from Voodoo Reyes, Geneva
Cavalu Razvan from Bottle Brothers, Geneva
Michael Marcos from Fiskebar, Geneva
Edward Hulot from Dynasty Cocktail Bar, Geneva
Kacper Dylak from Felix Bar, Zurich

Diageo World Class Contest - Best Barman in Switzerland

The jury consisted of experts, including four internationally renowned World Class bartenders: Deano Moncrieffe, Tess Posthumus, Ariel Leizgold and Giacomo Giannotti.

Winnners

The winners were:

  1. Katalin Bene, from Voodoo Reyes, Geneva
  2. Kacper Dylak, from Felix Bar, Zurich
  3. Nikolas Cocchio, from Turba, Lugano

Diageo World Class Contest - Best Barman in Switzerland
The World Class Competition is a global program launched by Diageo to expand and improve the skills of bartenders all over the world. Over 250,000 bartenders from more than 60 countries have undergone this training so far and it aims to improve the standard of bartending in bars and restaurants all over the world and at the same time develop and enhance the culture of the cocktail.

For more information about Diageo and their Responsible Alcohol Initiative please visit the DRINKiQ website here. 

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All photos taken by Carmen Sirboiu

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