Imbibe Live is packed full of ground-breaking, intelligent features. Check out what's on to ensure that you get the most from your visit.
Listen to talks from industry experts, giving you free business advice and inspiration to take back to your establishment. Take part in tastings across all drinks categories, including rare and new products, and learn about the latest trends.
No other UK drinks exhibition offers such an enormous selection of features packed with practical ideas that are easy to implement. So make sure you take full advantage of what's on offer.
With over 60 sessions to choose from, Imbibe Live 2014 will deliver a packed programme of tastings, masterclasses, talks and demonstrations led by industry experts. Click here for the 2013 Features Programme.
Watch this space for the 2014 Features Line-up!
Stuck for ideas on how to make more from your wet sales? Visit Liquid Profits for a full programme of expert-led seminars covering a range of profit-boosting ideas. Sessions will include savvy promotions to fill your establishment, social media advice to drive sales, and tips on creating the perfect drinks list.
Tantalise your taste buds with a range of rare and exciting tastings. Discover new products, enjoy food and drink pairings led by expert chefs and sommeliers covering the entire drinks spectrum, and tap into all the latest industry trends.
Want to create an award-winning wine list? Wine World has a full programme of tastings, talks and masterclasses giving you expert advice and an opportunity to taste an extensive range of wines. Don’t miss this year’s Sommelier Wine Awards winners – wines available exclusively to the on-trade and voted for by the UK’s top sommeliers.
Not only will Imbibe Live arm you with hundreds of new drinks ideas, but you will also have the opportunity to gain a qualification certificate! Industry schools Shaker Bar Schools and WSET will be running training sessions covering a range of skills including Sommellerie and Mixology.
Want to add some pizazz to your cocktail list? Visit Shake It!, Imbibe’s very own action-packed mixology lab, for a dynamic line-up of talks and interactive masterclasses presented by the on-trade’s finest.
Rehydrate and chill out at the Water Bar. With such a packed show and so many suppliers to meet, keep yourself sharp and focussed by taking time out with unlimited complimentary water.
The hub of Imbibe Live, Centre Stage will host Imbibe's legendary live competition finals, tastings, demos and more. Raising the roof for 2014 is the famous Bartenders vs Sommeliers Live Final, a must-see for all!
If you are a sommelier or wine buyer, Imbibe invites you to the exclusive Sommelier Hub area. Network with peers, learn from Master Sommeliers, take part in unique tastings, palate training sessions and masterclasses, enter the Imbibe Sommelier of the Year competition and experience much, much more. Find out more here.
The Vineyard gives you the opportunity to get first-hand knowledge from iconic winemakers and try an exciting range of wines from small and boutique producers.
The Wine List Work Shop in association with French Wines
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