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28 May 2020
The Bar Convent Berlin 2020 will break new ground and bring its community together in the form of a BCB Special Edition. Due to the current regulations, the fair cannot take place as originally planned from 12 to 14 October at the Exhibition Centre Berlin. With the new "Pouring Digital", the BCB team is working on an alternative concept combining live and digital events.
02 April 2020
The choice was an obvious one – a bartender with deep roots in Berlin’s bar scene, someone who is an expert at his craft and well versed in premium products and hospitality, and a vocal proponent of international exchange. Damien Guichard, bar manager at the Truffle Pig since 2019, is Bar Convent Berlin’s first Brand Ambassador.
09 October 2019
Final Report: “Tasty, amazing, fantastico, formidable, comunicativo” – these are some of things said by the 15,162 visitors who travelled to the BCB in Berlin from 86 countries to test new creations, do business, generate knowledge or simply meet their friends in the global community. Never before had so many countries been represented at the BCB. The Bar Convent Berlin has been the most important international event for the bar and spirits industry for twelve years now.
07 October 2019
The BCB is moving to a new home: Berlin ExpoCenter City. Following stays in Berlin’s ‘Glashaus’, the ‘Postbahnhof am Ostbahnhof’ and ‘Station Berlin’, the event will have a new home beneath the Funkturm starting in 2020.
20 September 2019
Bar Convent Berlin is the world’s largest drinks trade show, bringing together global bar owners, bartenders, distributors and manufactures from approximately 80 countries. An impressive 446 exhibitors are bringing 1,200 drinks brands to Berlin, including over 160 gins, more than 100 liqueurs, 90 rums, over 40 tequilas and mezcals, and 69 bitters, vermouths and aperitifs. With such a diverse range of products represented, Bar Convent Berlin is a microcosm of the industry and the perfect place to spot the next big trends. Here are four of the biggest to look out for at the 2019 show.
30 August 2019
It is the daily challenges but also role-model showcases that the Bar Convent Berlin programme of lectures is all about. For three days eight stages will present over 120 hours of knowledge transfer, expert panels, exchange of experience and tasting with culinary delights guaranteed.
16 August 2019
Irish Coffee is probably the classic among the coffee drinks and mixed by both bar tenders and laymen. But there are more creative options. After all, boasting over 1,000 different aromas coffee offers just as many variation options for creative minds at the counter. Current top trends: Nitro and Cold Brew. From 7 to 9 October 2019 Bar Convent Berlin will show why coffee has now stopped living in the shadows and is increasingly moving into the limelight at bars.
05 June 2019
It will be rum making its grand appearance at this year’s Bar Convent Berlin. However, with a total of 1,200 brands none of the other spirits will fall short either. 430 exhibitors will be presenting new products and variations here, ranging from gin, liqueur and tequila to bitters, whiskey and vermouth. The biggest trade show in the industry brings together bar owners, bar tenders, distributors and manufacturers from some 80 countries from 7 to 9 October. There will be many novelties to discover this year, too. These come care of the approx. 100 new exhibitors alone who have already registered at this early stage. So visitors will be in for numerous new taste experiences, brands and innovations.