Submission Deadline

22 Feb, 2024

Judging
Date

20-21 March 2024

Winners Announcement

10 April 2024

Judges

Meet our 2024 Judges

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Gold

90-100

points

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Silver

76-89

points

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Bronze

65-75

points

Claudia Carrozzi

President at UK Bartenders Guild, Cunard Beverage Development Manager

Claudia is the beverage development manager for the Cunard fleet. As well as day-to-day operations management for a global team, she is responsible for developing the cruise line’s beverage concepts, as well as the White Star Service bar training programme.

Claudia has been an active council member for the United Kingdom Bartenders Guild in the London Area since 2014. In 2018, the organisation established the Maritime Branch which appointed Claudia as its Chair. Following her work on National and International cocktails competitions, she was appointed Guild President in 2021.

Claudia’s passion for the beverage industry goes back to her Tuscan roots, having spent her childhood in the family’s vineyards. At the age of fifteen, she had her first assignment as commis de bar in a local gelateria; the following year she began her hotel bar career at the Relaix & Chateaux Hotels; for the next ten years she continues working in independent bars and restaurants as well as four and five stars hotels becoming subsequently a WSET Spirits educator and beverage consultant in London working with several spirits brands, Shaker Bar School, The Spirit Lab Bar Academy while bartending freelance at Diageo HQ, The Rosewood Hotel, Bulgari Hotel, Mahiki and Moschino events just to name few.

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