Swiss Cocktail Open 2024
Live on May 6

Secure your ticket for the 4th SWISS COCKTAIL OPEN

The best cocktail in Switzerland is chosen every year at the largest Swiss cocktail competition. In the grand finale, 24 bartenders mix their cocktail creations in front of an audience at Barkeeper .

On Monday, May 6, the grand final of the 4th SWISS COCKTAIL OPEN will take place at Chicago 1928 (Hall 550) in Zurich-Oerlikon. We are looking forward to organizing the final again this year ... Read more ...

Sips wins in Barcelona

The World's 50 Best Bars 2023

On October 17, the list of the "World's 50 Best Bars 2023" was unveiled at a live awards ceremony in Singapore. These awards annually celebrate the outstanding achievements of the international bar world, honoring the innovative Barkeeper, enterprising bar owners and groundbreaking product innovations that are leading the way in shaping cocktail culture around the globe.

"The World's 50 Best Bars 2023" honors bars from 28 cities, rated by 680 experts worldwide. Barcelona's "Sips" is honored at number 1 as "The Best Bar in Europe" ... Read more ...

DistiSuisse Award

The best Swiss spirits 2023/24 honored

On October 13, 2023, the Swiss distilling industry gathered in the Markthalle in Basel for the biennial DistiSuisse, the national award ceremony for the best Swiss spirits.

This year's event broke all records with an impressive turnout of 135 distilleries submitting 790 products for judging. This represents almost 30 percent more submissions than the previous ... Read more...

Campari Negroni Week 2023
Negroni Week

Campari Negroni Week 2023

Campari Negroni Week has been an integral part of the agenda for over 10 years. From September 18 to 24, 2023, numerous events will once again be held around the world under the #NegroniWeek banner, with the proceeds going to charity partner Slow Food.

Since the invention of the cocktail in 1919, Campari has been the red heart of the Negroni, a cocktail that showcases Campari's unique flavor profile and is now one of the most ... Read more...

Diageo Competition Final

Winner Germany / Switzerland / Austria

The joint national final took place in Hamburg on June 5 and 6. In the final, the 10 participants had to master a total of five challenges.

The jury was composed of four international bar professionals. They included Tess Posthumus from the "Flying Dutchman" in Amsterdam, Gregory J. Buda from the "Bisou Bisou" in Montréal, Alicja Bączyk ... Read more ...

Made in GSA Competition 2023

Pia Köfler wins with "Apple Shot

It was a high-class final in the Tyrolean capital. The ten bar professionals who qualified for the final showed absolute class at the bar and in the drink in the bar of the Stage 12 Hotel. In the end, one of them came out on top: Pia Köfler brings the Made in GSA Competition 2023 to Switzerland with her "Apple Shot".

The backdrop in the bar of the Stage 12 Hotel presented itself as a combination of majestic Alps and stately summer rain. It was a portent of a brilliant finale, with which ... Read more...

5th Humbel's Stork Trophy

Winner Vladimir Reichert, Bar Lupo, Zurich

He created the best cocktail named "Alexandra" with the newly launched XAW eXtra Apple Brandy X Juniper. The 2nd place is earned by Hendryk Schimansky from Hotel & Restaurant Forsthaus Damerow, Koserow, Germany and the 3rd place goes to Lenz Dentinger from Campari Bar in Basel.

The winner Wladimir Reichert convinced the jury with his drink "Alexandra" and prevailed against eleven other bar professionals. Thus, he not only won the challenge cup, Humbel's Stork Trophy, but ... Read more ...

Tribute to the national brewing art

Swiss Beer Day

On Friday, April 28, 2023, Switzerland will celebrate its beer, thousands of years of brewing tradition, beer diversity and the official start of the 2023 beery season!

Every year, on the last Friday in April, Switzerland celebrates its beer. It may not be an official holiday, but it is a day to celebrate. The Swiss brewing industry has ... Read more ...

Final on May 8, 2023

3rd SWISS COCKTAIL OPEN - Get your ticket now!

On Monday, May 8, the grand final of the 3rd SWISS COCKTAIL OPEN will take place in Hall 550 in Zurich-Oerlikon. We are happy to host the final again this year ... Read more ...

Craft Spirits Berlin 2023
Handmade spirits in the spotlight

Craft Spirits Berlin Awards 2023

Distilleries from 27 countries faced the jury of the international competition for handcrafted spirits. The awards have now been presented. Jo Dunkel from Riehen can be pleased about the award Craft Spirits Newcomer of the Year.

The Craft Spirits Berlin Awards is an international competition for the best craft spirits. This year, distilleries from 27 countries faced an international ... Read more ...

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