Dries Botty rises in the last twelve at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS bartending in Miami

The best bartender of Belgium, Dries Botty, is among the twelve best bartenders in the world during the World Class, one of the largest cocktailwedstrijden worldwide. An ultimate speed challenge will define who is the world title win.

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The man from antwerp Dries Botty has placed itself for the ultimate finals of the prestigious World Class Finals in Miami. He is also the legend that in itself will be shaken, we know after the ‘Against The Clock’- snelheidsproef in which the twelve finalists, in no time a batch of cocktails to prepare. Here is to technique to associate with speed and finesse, with a stylish presence. The bet is not less: the international title of Diageo World Class Bartender of the Year 2016.

These are the finalists:

  • Dries Botty, Belgium
  • Kevin Krone, The Netherlands
  • Shane Mulvany, Canada
  • Adrian Michalcik, Czech Republic
  • Jonas Anderson, Denmark
  • Jennifer Le Nechet, France
  • Adriana Chia, Spain
  • Johan Evers, Sweden
  • Nick Wu, Taiwan
  • Aidan Bowie, United Kingdom
  • Ryu Fujii, Japan
  • Mica Rousseau, Mexico

World Class is an international initiative of Diageo Reserve Brands. Just 53 of the thousands of participants of the state-of-bartendingwedstrijd were this year selected for the Global Final for their creations to present to a number of the most respected names in the bartendingindustrie.

Two rounds later Dries Botty now at the final twelve. It is the second time that a Belgian bartender so far is kicking. Two years ago, hees Hannah Van Ongevalle from the Knokke cocktail bar The Pharmacy at the last twelve, but hold when, in addition to the title.

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