Once again THE SPIRITS BUSINESS prepares to celebrate the spirits industry’s finest players this year at the annual Spirits Masters Awards Lunch.
They will also name the winner of the first ever Alan Lodge Young spirits Writer of the Year award at the event – showcasing some of the brilliant talent in the spirits literary arena, while celebrating the life of one of the industry’s best loved characters, Alan Lodge.
New to this year’s Awards Lunch is an optional seminar on the threat of spirits counterfeits, and ways of fighting the issue, sponsored by Guala Closures, world leader in the production of non-refillable closures for spirits.
ORDER OF PLAY
11.00 – 12.00 Guala Seminar on Counterfeiting
12.00 – 13.00 Cocktails and networking & Swizzle Masters Grand Final
– Presentation of the Spirits Masters Awards and Grand Masters
– Naming of the overall Grand Spirits Master 2012
– Presentation of the inaugural Alan Lodge Young Spirits Writer of the Year award
17.00 End of event