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Ginworld Industry Symposium Washington DC March 2nd

March 2 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm EST

Ginworld is celebrating its 6th year with a New Ginworld Symposium Day Long Seminars in Washington DC Monday March 2nd

Ginworld DC is Back returning for our 4th year with an education packed Ginposium USA. Monday March 2, 2020 10:30 am – 4:00 pm We have prepared a day long symposium showcasing some of the best minds in the industry and the category of gin. Ginworld Symposium takes place at Hook Hall 3400 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010. Please be prompt in your attendance. Symposium includes meet the brands, tastings, seminars, panels, master blind tasting seminar and Industry Brunch.

Sessions to include:

10:30 Coffee with the Makers

11:00 – 11:45 – “All About the Base” – Alternate vs Neutral Base Gins Seminar

12:00 -1:30 Expert Panel “Gin: Past, Present, and Future” with Industry Experts

– Industry Seminar Brunch

1:45 – 2:45 – Master Session Blind Tasting Seminar

3:00 – 3:30 – “Proof It Down To Me” Seminar – Examination of Proof in Spirits, tasting through the proof down process from actual distillation and Proof in Cocktails

3:45- 4:45 “Martini vs Negroni” Panel Seminar, Tasting & Banter

4:45 – “Meet the Brands” Individual Tasting and Brand Engagement

6pm Campari Loves Gin Competition

Panel Experts:

· Sebastian Hamilton-Mudge – Global Brand Ambassador, Plymouth Gin

· Mike Whatmough – Global Ambassador, Brockman’s Gin

· Keli Rivers – Beam Suntory Ambassador, Sipsmith Gin

· Peter Hunt – Distiller and President, Empress Gin Canada

· Erik Andersson – William Grant & Sons Ambassador, Hendrick’s Gin

· Emiko Kaji – Nikka Japanese Gin

· Nick Crutchfield – Diageo Ambassador, Tanqueray Gin

· Plus many more distillers and brand representatives – Identified below

Copper & Kings Distiller Brandon O’Daniel

Bluecoat Distiller Aaron Selya

Golden Moon Owner & Distiller Stephen Gould

These global category experts, distillers and ambassadors will convene in the nation’s capital to educate and celebrate their spirits through seminars, expert discussions and blind tasting panel. Participating brands include Barr Hill Gin, McQueen and the Violet Fog, Monkey 47, Aviation Gin, Bol’s Genever, G’Vine Gin, Copper and Kings, Citadelle Gin, Bluecoat Gin, Mahon Gin, Roku Gin, Scapegrace Gin, Edinburgh Gin, Uncle Val’s Gin, Golden Moon, Malfy Gin and more.

This Symposium is RSVP ONLY and seats are limited. Please be prompt in your attendance. If you cannot make or stay for all seminars we understand. However, please arrive on time for your desired seminars.


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Hook Hall
3400 Georgia Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC 20010 United States
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