David Rios Is Diageo Bartender of the Year

David Rios of Jigger Cocktail & Disco Bar, Spain, was crowned Diageo Reserve World Class Bartender of the Year 2013, rising above 44 other global finalists to win the international accolade.

Over the past year, contenders from bars around the world have competed in local and regional heats, each aspiring to attain a coveted place at the Global Final aboard the boutique Azamara Club Cruise’s ship, Azamara Journey.

Participants from over 50 countries participated with finalists being selected to showcase their creations in front of some of the most revered names in the industry – Salvatore Calabrese, Peter Dorelli, Dale DeGroff, Gary Regan, Julie Reiner, Hidetsugu Ueno, Arturo Savage, Steve Olson and Aristotelis Papadopoulos.

“I look forward to the year ahead, travelling the world as an ambassador for the programme, meeting my peers, educating new talent, and learning about new cocktail cultures and trends around the globe,” said David Rios.

Related posts:

USAID, Russia Join Hands for Energy Efficiency
Raman Media Network: Connecting Communities
Nivea Calling You to Meet Rihanna on Facebook
How to Store More on Mobile Phones and Cloud
Is Social Media a Source of Business Risk?
Ignite the World with Erika Jayne
Snow Patrol to Perform at Bushmills Live
Kiyaa Fashion Doll Launched in India
Forced Labor Slaves Rescued in India
Urgent Warning: Beware of Aam Aadmi Party
Custom Content Services