NEW ORLEANS – Tickets for Tales of the Cocktail® on Tour in Edinburgh, Scotland go on sale to the general public January 9 and include first choice of seminars and a 10 percent discount on festival tickets. The all-inclusive passes include four days of educational seminars and evening events for $329.
“Tales on Tour provides a great opportunity to connect with people from all over the world while experiencing unique seminars from some of the industry’s leading figures that no other event can provide,” says Iain McPherson, bar director for Panda and Sons, Señor Scoop and Hoot the Redeemer. “The global exposure that Tales on Tour will shine on Edinburgh will reap rewards for Scotland as a whole for many years to come.”
The 7th Annual Tales on Tour will be making its first trip to Europe with a fresh lineup of educational and technique seminars led by some of the world’s most renowned cocktail experts including Ryan Chetiyawardana, Claire Smith Warner, Ian McLaren, Dave Arnold, Max Warner, Jack McGarry and Charlotte Voisey.
The seminars include more than one of the top five from Tales New Orleans 2016 along with brand new ones from top presenters in the cocktail world.
The event, founded in 2002, today offers 200 plus annual events for bartenders, distillers and other spirits professionals, along with other events an program including Tales of the Cocktail o Tour, Tales 356, Tales of the Toddy®, Daiquiri Season and Vermouth Week. It is produced by the New Orleans Culinary & Cultural Preservation Society (NOCCPS), a non-profit organization supporting the cocktail industry in New Orleans and around the world.