Congratulations 2018 World Class Bartender of the Year


A lifetime of hard work, a career of honing their craft, and months of preparation all came down to Louisville, Kentucky. 15 of the toughest competitors from all across the United States went head to head to earn the title of World Class 2018 Bartender of the year. The competition was tough and all the performances were stellar but there could only be one winner. 

Please Congratulate our first ever female bartender of the year... 

2018 World Class U.S. Bartender of the Year - 

Laura Newman


Photo Credits: Shannon Sturgis

LN Top.jpg


This young woman and fierce competitor brought the house down! She will be moving forward to represent the United States at the World Class Global Finals 2018 in Berlin. It is our pleasure to introduce you to our representative, Laura Newman. 


LN Bottom.jpg


 For more information and an interview with the reigning champion herself click HERE!


Recent Stories
Sipsmith & Beam Suntory Joined Forces to Deliver Global Growth in the Super-Premium Gin Category

2018 Summer Session Behind the Barrel Attendees Announced

Congratulations 2018 World Class Bartender of the Year

Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Refund Policy | Contact