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  • BARBACKING: MAS QUE SOLO HIELO, VASOS Y BOTELLAS Barbacking: More than Ice, Glassware & Bottles

    June 11, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM, BCB Main Stage – Brooklyn Expo Center

    Many times it is much easier to see barback as bartending minus something special, but this seminar seeks to demonstrate that barbacking is a proud craft in its...

    • Language: Spanish

  • Navigating Distributor Relations

    June 11, 2019, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM, Park Street University - Brooklyn Expo Center

    This panel will provide an overview of how the distribution tier has changed dramatically in the last decade, and what that means for distributor-supplier relat...

    • Language: English

  • YOU BITTER? YOU BET!: NONINO AND BRAD THOMAS PARSONS SHARE THEIR AMORE FOR AMARO AND MORE

    June 11, 2019, 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM, Demonstration Stage 2 – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    Learn about amaro from James Beard Award-winning author Brad Thomas Parsons and sixth-generation Nonino family member and brand ambassador, Francesca Nonino. Ga...

    • Language: English

  • A Negroni for Every Occassion

    June 11, 2019, 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM, Demonstration Stage 1 – Brooklyn Expo Center

    The Negroni turns 100 this year, and it’s bigger and better than ever before. Not only is it delicious, it’s also very profitable. This seminar will explore how...

    • Language: English

  • Should Pop-Ups Pop Off?

    June 11, 2019, 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM, BCB Main Stage – Brooklyn Expo Center

    Pop-up bars have become as common as, well, cocktail festivals and trade shows. But is it time to kill them off, or do their many benefits outweigh their consid...

    • Language: English

  • WSET Commercial Benefits

    June 11, 2019, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM, WSET Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    The WSET’s spirits qualifications have recently undergone a massive overhaul. Join us to catch up on what’s new and find out more about how our qualifications c...

    • Language: English

  • Author's Corner

    June 11, 2019, 12:30 PM - 6:30 PM, Booth #1505 - Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    The Author’s Corner at BCB Brooklyn features some of the foremost authorities and industry leaders who have written books highlighting in-depth the world of spi...

    • Language: English

  • Casks, Flavor, and Blending: The Jura Seven Wood Masterclass

    June 11, 2019, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM, BCB Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    Gregg Glass, Whisky Maker for the Jura range of Single Malts, will explain the effects of cask-aging on Jura's unique new make spirit, and guide them through a ...

    • Language: English

  • Beating the Odds of Bar Ownership

    June 11, 2019, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM, BCB Main Stage – Brooklyn Expo Center

    If anyone paid any attention to the data you would never open a bar! There is a formula for beating the odds "Stacking the Deck". Sean Finter was someone who di...

    • Language: English

  • Cannabis in the Booze Business

    June 11, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Park Street University - Brooklyn Expo Center

    The Cannabis industry is rapidly expanding across the globe, and making its way into a number of consumer goods categories. This panel of experts with take a de...

    • Language: English

  • Can a Vodka be outstanding – Categorical tasting using WSET systematic approach to tasting

    June 11, 2019, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM, WSET Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    Is it possible to objectively assess a spirit and can you do that using the same criteria for different spirits? Rob McCaughey will guide us through the WSET’s ...

    • Language: English

  • The Transformation of Food and Drinks: create magical moments for your guests!

    June 11, 2019, 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Demonstration Stage 2 – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    The journey of a transformation and its power of storytelling will be exemplary demonstrated with the "Gin & Tonic Transformation" among many more astonishing e...

    • Language: English

  • Belvedere Single Estate Rye Vodkas. Taste the Difference of Vodka Born From Terroir.

    June 11, 2019, 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Demonstration Stage 1 – Brooklyn Expo Center

    Both made exclusively from Dankowskie Diamond Rye, Lake Bartężek and Smogóry Forest represent our pursuit to create characterful vodkas that capture the unique ...

    • Language: English

  • Engage: Activism & the Bar Community

    June 11, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, BCB Main Stage – Brooklyn Expo Center

    It’s not just the cocktail world that’s changed in the past 20 years—our larger culture has shifted, too. This session will explore the ways that bar profession...

    • Language: English

  • The Essence of Whitley Neill Gin

    June 11, 2019, 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM, BCB Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    The pioneering spirit of 8 generations of distillers. The trailblazing innovation of the Original Whitley Neill Gin and the use of exotic botanicals from far aw...

    • Language: English

  • Intro to Shochu

    June 11, 2019, 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM, WSET Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    Shochu is an extremely versatile distilled national beverage of Japan. It can be made from more than 50 different ingredients and enjoyed in plenty of ways. Thi...

    • Language: English

  • Pisco, Summer in a glass!

    June 11, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:15 PM, Demonstration Stage 2 – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    Dale Degroff, James Beard award-winning mixologist and author of The Essential Cocktail and The Craft of the Cocktail, takes a new approach to this summer seaso...

    • Language: English

  • The Martini

    June 11, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:15 PM, Demonstration Stage 1 – Brooklyn Expo Center

    There’s Something About A Martini… Join us in an exploration of the history of this most iconic drink as well as a good look at how the best bars and bartender...

    • Language: English

  • You Lost. Now What? Building Victory from Defeat

    June 11, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Park Street University - Brooklyn Expo Center

    The question is not “are you going to fail?” You are going to fail. The question is: are you going to let a little thing like failure stop you? Join four serial...

    • Language: English

  • WTF is Élevage Tho?

    June 11, 2019, 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM, BCB Main Stage – Brooklyn Expo Center

    When a spirit sits in your glass it communicates a sense of self, but just how did it get there? Élevage is an elusive word in the English language with no exac...

    • Language: English

  • The Spirits of Greece

    June 11, 2019, 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM, BCB Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    Greece is a beautiful country well known for it's beaches, food, wine, and ouzo. But many people still don't understand the diversity of the spirits produced fr...

    • Language: English

  • Characterful Column Distillates – Debunking the myth that Column stills only produce neutral spirits

    June 11, 2019, 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM, WSET Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    When looking to make a characterful spirit, most in the liquor business will point you to a pot still, snubbing column stills. The truth as always is far more c...

    • Language: English

  • Riedel Drink Specific Barware

    June 11, 2019, 3:45 PM - 4:30 PM, Demonstration Stage 2 – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    The RIEDEL BARWARE DRINK SPECIFIC GLASSWARE is made in collaboration with spirits specialist Zane Harris, answering the need for cocktail-specific glassware amo...

    • Language: English

  • Whiskey Education & Advocacy Leader

    June 11, 2019, 3:45 PM - 4:30 PM, Demonstration Stage 1 – Brooklyn Expo Center

    A discussion panel on Rye Whiskey, looking at the evolution of the rye category. Traditional mash bills v new age mash bills. 

    • Language: English

  • Doing Well by Doing Good

    June 11, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Park Street University - Brooklyn Expo Center

    Marketing moves or a real desire to make a difference? Join Edrington Americas, Novo Fogo Cachaca, and Ilegal Mezcal along with moderator and industry veteran J...

    • Language: English

  • Building a Strong Sexual Assault Prevention Program in Your Community

    June 11, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:15 PM, BCB Main Stage – Brooklyn Expo Center

    Every restaurant and bar community deals with sexual harassment and assault; both between staff and with guests. Creating a program that is run by the bar commu...

    • Language: English

  • The Art of Blending: An Exploration of Diplomático Rum’s Unique Distillation Methods

    June 11, 2019, 4:45 PM - 5:30 PM, BCB Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    Join Diplomático Rum's Master Distiller, Nelson Hernandez, for a hands-on blending workshop and tasting of the Distillery Collection rums. A highly unique showc...

    • Language: English

  • Getting to Grips with Grappa – The Language of the Appellation

    June 11, 2019, 4:45 PM - 5:30 PM, WSET Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

      Grappa is a language unto itself. Come decipher the appellation as well as understand the words surrounding its production like: vinaccia, flemma, Caldaietta ...

    • Language: English

  • The Perfectionist Secrets of Dr. Stravinsky's Yeray Monforte

    June 11, 2019, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM, Demonstration Stage 2 – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    Explore the flavors and techniques of Spanish bartending as Yeray Monforte, global winner of the 2018 Patrón Perfectionists competition, explains his Perfection...

    • Language: English

  • Whisky & The Manipulation of Flavor

    June 11, 2019, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM, Demonstration Stage 1 – Brooklyn Expo Center

    A brief yet technical dive into the complex genesis of flavor in Scotch Whisky before it’s long journey into the dark, silent depths of a barrel. Join Ewan Morg...

    • Language: English

  • Lights. Camera. Distill!

    June 11, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:15 PM, BCB Main Stage – Brooklyn Expo Center

    Celebrity Panel

    • Language: English

  • Brands that Built a Category

    June 11, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM, Park Street University - Brooklyn Expo Center

    It’s one thing to build a brand, but to build a category simultaneously is no easy feat. Our panel of trailblazers will share their stories on how they were abl...

    • Language: English

  • Mastered, Crafted, Limited- Hennessy Master Blender

    June 11, 2019, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM, BCB Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    Confidentail

    • Language: English

  • Becoming A WSET Approved Program Provider – Q&A on how to set up an APP and bring WSET to your city

    June 11, 2019, 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM, WSET Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    Want to become a WSET approved program provider but not sure where to start? Rob McCaughey, Americas Business Development Manager for Spirits & Sake and Certifi...

    • Language: English

  • „Undone“ free spirit, non-alcoholic and everything about it

    June 11, 2019, 6:15 PM - 7:00 PM, Demonstration Stage 2 – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    TBD

    • Language: English

  • Take a nice long rest: Resting spirits

    June 11, 2019, 6:15 PM - 7:00 PM, Demonstration Stage 1 – Brooklyn Expo Center

    Resting spirits – letting them sit awhile after they have been made, aged, or blended – is an essential step in making just about every spirit, but what exactly...

    • Language: English

  • LA METAMORPHOSIS: DESDE ARUGA HASTA BARTENDER The Metamorphosis: From Caterpillar to Bartender

    June 12, 2019, 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM, BCB Main Stage – Brooklyn Expo Center

    This seminar will give barbacks an idea of how to begin to prepare themselves to bartend.  What to anticipate in promotion to bartender can vary from bar to bar...

    • Language: Spanish

  • Strategic Players and the Evolving M&A Approach

    June 12, 2019, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM, Park Street University - Brooklyn Expo Center

    This panel of industry leaders will tackle how strategic beverage alcohol companies have altered their M&A strategies in recent years, and what it means for the...

    • Language: English

  • Taste Australia's most awarded gin - Four Pillars

    June 12, 2019, 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM, BCB Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    Join Four Pillars Gin founder Stuart Gregor as he takes you through a tasting of Australia’s, No.1 craft spirit range. Four Pillars Gin is changing the way peop...

    • Language: English

  • From Blossom to Bottle - a truly sustainable liquid : Calvados!

    June 12, 2019, 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM, Demonstration Stage 2 – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    CALVADOS IS BACK! Forget everything you thought you knew about the world’s favourite apple brandy as we explore the history, sustainability, production and incr...

    • Language: English

  • Mixers and Makers: Women making their mark in the industry

    June 12, 2019, 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM, Demonstration Stage 1 – Brooklyn Expo Center

    Women have always been the mixers, makers and creators in liquor, they were just rarely given the credit. Hear the inspiring stories of women innovators who ove...

    • Language: English

  • The Competitive Edge: How to Lose Cocktail Competitions like a Champ

    June 12, 2019, 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM, BCB Main Stage – Brooklyn Expo Center

    Statistically speaking, bartenders will lose more competitions than they will win. In a world where most of us have little spare time energy or time, this fact ...

    • Language: English

  • WSET Professional Benefits - A global network

    June 12, 2019, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM, WSET Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    Join Maggie Campbell, WSET Alumni Advisory Board Member for the USA, to find out about the benefits of joining our global and diverse network of graduates and p...

    • Language: English

  • Free drinking: How entrepreneurs have collectively reshaped the way we think about non alcoholic drinks.

    June 12, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Park Street University - Brooklyn Expo Center

    Every year an increasing number of brands are launched to meet the growing demand for non-alcoholic drinks. Distill Ventures has gathered a panel of pioneering ...

    • Language: English

  • The Sherries of González Byass: The DNA of The Dalmore

    June 12, 2019, 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM, BCB Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    For over a century, The Dalmore distillery has been in business with renowned family owned Sherry bodega González Byass. Owing to that long-standing partnership...

    • Language: English

  • It's Complicated: Rethinking Our Relationship with Alcohol

    June 12, 2019, 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM, BCB Main Stage – Brooklyn Expo Center

    Drinks professionals come from all over the world with varied specialties, roles, and perceptions, but what unites all of us is alcohol. We pour it, study it, a...

    • Language: English

  • Tempted by the Fruit of Another – Intro to Fruit Distillates

    June 12, 2019, 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM, WSET Tasting Room – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    Grain spirits have long enjoyed their time in the sun but there is a burgeoning awareness of the wonderful world of fruit distillates. Fruit brandies have a gre...

    • Language: English

  • Environmental responsibility in Rum Production

    June 12, 2019, 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM, Demonstration Stage 2 – Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse

    A history of Don Q, Puerto Rico's #1 selling Rum Brand and its efforts to manage their production waste streams in an environmentally responsible way. Global am...

    • Language: English

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