Tales of the Cocktail

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Founded in 2002, Tales of the Cocktail® has grown from an annual walking tour of historic New Orleans cocktail bars to the world’s premier cocktail festival. This summer, the global drinks industry will gather digitally for the 18th Annual Tales of the Cocktail®. WSET is delighted to participate as a sponsor and will be inviting visitors to experience a world of spirits knowledge.

Event details

Digital trade show

At this year's event visitors will be able to drop by the WSET 'digital' booth to experience a world of spirits related content. As well as finding out how to enrol onto a spirits course or hearing about how to become a course provider, attendees will have the opportunity to listen to episodes from WSET's new spirits podcast.

Visitors will also be able to attend a scheduled webinar to hear from some of our experts and get a flavour of the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting Spirits in action during a short guided tasting.

Our popular Top of the Class Challenge is also back with a special Level 3 Award in Spirits edition and will be running throughout the event, we invite you to put your knowledge to the test!

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WSET LIVE webinar: Are you ready for your next challenge? WSET spirits qualifications uncovered.

Taste and talk about all things distilled with WSET at Tales of The Cocktails

Date: Tuesday 22 September

Time: 12.30pm CST / 5.30pm BST

Let WSET’s team of experts take you on a journey of discovery into the world of spirits education. Find out everything you need to know about our progressive qualifications including the highly anticipated advanced Level 3 Award in Spirits launched last year, plus get a sneak peak of our new podcast – Spirits Distilled.

Our team will answer all your questions via a live Q&A during this webinar

Can't make it? This webinar will be accessible ON DEMAND after 1pm CST / 6pm BST on Tuesday 22 September, on our Digital Booth, until Thursday 24 September.

 

WSET Digital Booth

Our team will be available to answer your questions via emails and take phone calls from Monday 21 to Thursday 24 September via the Q&A box accessible on our Digital Booth.

Our popular Top of the Class Challenge is also back with a special Level 3 Award in Spirits edition and will be running throughout the event, it's time to put your knowledge to the test!

You'll also be able to pick up a brochure, some flyers and perhaps even bag yourself a giveaway!

Don't forget to stop by, we'll be waiting!

 

Spirited Awards

We are thrilled to announce that "Understanding spirits: Explaining style and quality", WSET's textbook supporting the Level 3 Award in Spirits, has been shortlisted as a Top 4 Finalist for the Tales of the Cocktail Foundation 2020 Spirited Awards. The winner will be revealed on 21 September.

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