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Kelvin Oduntan shakes up Nigerian Special at World Class Global Competition in Berlin

Kelvin Oduntan, World Class Nigeria Winner represented Nigeria at the just concluded World Class Global Competition in Berlin, Germany. The contest attracted 56 of the finest bartenders from across the world vying for the title of Bartender of the Year.

Known for his traditional style which he expresses through his fashion and mixology, Kelvin stayed true to his roots by delivering a truly Nigerian spin to the classic cocktail, Dutch Mule. Instead of the usual ginger beer, his recipe combined ginger-infused palm wine and lime juice with the meticulous sophistication of Ketel One Vodka. His serve was very well received by the audience in Berlin who kept coming back to experience the original Nigerian Mule.

Diageo launches Africa’s largest bartending training with 1000 Nigerians

Diageo, the world’s leading drinks company and parent company of Guinness Nigeria Plc has kicked off its Master Bar Academy programme in Nigeria.

The aim of the programme is to teach Nigerian bartenders world class bar-tending techniques they need to build successful careers. The programme also emphasizes viable career opportunities in bar-tending for those who want to pursue it as a career.