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Gurugram Welcomes World Class Cocktail Festival This June

MUMBAI, India, June 8, 2024 — This June, attendees can immerse themselves in a world of unparalleled cocktail elegance at the World Class Cocktail Festival in Gurugram. Taking place at DLF Surface Parking 3 on June 15th and 16th, this extraordinary event redefines luxury, bringing together the finest bartenders and the most iconic spirits from Diageo India’s Reserve Portfolio for an unforgettable celebration of mixology mastery.


World Class Cocktail Festival 2024

The World Class Cocktail Festival stands apart from the clutter, meticulously crafted and curated, to offer a cocktail experience like never before. This festival is the epitome of sophistication, showcasing the most talented bartenders from India and across the globe. It’s a rare opportunity to indulge in a sensory journey through the world of cocktails, with activations and touchpoints that ensure everyone finds something exquisite to sip on and appreciate.

Highlights to Look Forward To:

Masterclasses with Icons of the Drinks World: Dive into the world of Tanqueray No. TEN with Global Brand Ambassador, Jenna Ba, and master cocktails that are a perfect ‘TEN’. Meanwhile, Karina Sanchez, a force in shaping tequila culture globally, will guide attendees through the art of sipping on tequila and creating innovative tequila cocktails. 2023 World Class Global Bartender of the Year, Jacob Martin, will also be going behind the bar for an exclusive bar takeover, representing the best in cocktail culture

  • Maybe Sammy Returns: Australasia’s Best Bar of 2023, Maybe Sammy, returns to World Class India, bringing their unique flair and swagger to cocktail enthusiasts. Named after jazz era icon Sammy Davis Jr., this bar is set to dial up drink experiences at the festival.
  • A One Night Only Takeover: The World Class India Winner 2023, Aashie Bhatnagar (AKA Pocket Dynamite), will join forces with Global Tanqueray No. TEN Brand Ambassador, Jenna Ba, for an exclusive bar takeover, offering a rare opportunity to savor top-tier cocktails crafted by the very best.
  • Live Music Acts: Attendees can elevate their experience with live performances by renowned artists, such as Novak, Madboy, Kamakshi Khanna, MadStarBase, and more, providing the perfect soundtrack to the cocktail journey.

Every detail of the festival has been designed to create a multi-sensory experience that fully immerses one in the world of cocktails. From brand-led experiential zones to interactive cocktail-trend experiences, the festival promises to delight the senses and elevate one’s appreciation of mixology.

The Cocktail Festival also marks the finale of this year’s bartending championship, as 16 of India’s most celebrated bartenders clash in a captivating battle for cocktail supremacy. These liquid alchemists, backed by the esteemed brands of Diageo Reserve (Don Julio, Tanqueray, The Singleton, and Johnnie Walker), will transform spirits into celebratory masterpieces. This crucible of creativity and ambition culminates in the crowning of the World Class India Bartender of the Year. The champion then secures the coveted opportunity to represent India at the electrifying Global Finals in Shanghai.

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