Come learn about the history and taste the cocktails that changed the world. And then, the drinks that the World’s Best Bars have developed based on them.
Join us for our Spanish Fiesta as Lost and Found and Licor 43 come together for a Live Lounge Special. With Spanish perfomers along with the best in local acoustic talent.
Why isn’t bread alcoholic? Why are Campari and Aperol red? What is actually in Pat O’ Briens Hurricane mix? In Liquidpedia, Jake Burger, Portobello Road Gin’s Master Distiller and Tristan Stephenson, alcohol afficiando, discuss the answers to all of these questions and 87 more.
Cocktail Competition, creating drinks to showcase the unique flavours of Montelobos Mezcal
The Brand Ambassador will be joining Decanter to talk us through the range and pairing with Decanters famous cheeses.
Hosted by Hedonist Drinks- the most creative cocktail competiton in the world is back in LLC once again.
An Absolut takeover of Roxy Ball Room’s nine hole golf course followed by a master class hosted by Absolut’s
Join us for an introduction to agave spirits with Jesse Estes of Ocho Tequila as he takes us on a journey through this incredible spirit category covering it’s rich and exciting history, production processes and styles.
We have Casamigo’s hosting a discussion on the brand and background, along with distilling techniques and tasting.
Poets, artists, creatures of the underworld - The Society of Poetical Musings will take place at The Maven in Leeds on the 8th & 9th June.
Appleton rums take you through a history of the rum cocktail from punches to Nuclear Daiquiri’s and everything in between!
Let Bombay Sapphire Gin and Banyan take you on a whirlwind gin and food matching, set across 3 courses of beautiful combinations and flavours. (ticketed event contact Banyan to book)
Vice & Virtue is pleased to announce our tasting event for June will be in association with Akashi Tai Sake, and will welcome global ambassador, Miho Komatsu-Welpe, who will guide you through a 5 course tasting menu with an expert insight on Sake. Our award winning team will be producing a Japanese inspired menu with a Yorkshire twist to accompany a range of Sake styles, producing Leeds’ first ever sake tasting experience. (ticketed event contact Vice & Virtue to book)
In conjunction with Ricci’s Tapas & Chichetti & Grey Goose will be hosting a 5 course Mediterranean small plates and cocktail pairing evening. (ticketed event contact 53 Degrees North to book)
Verve style party after the tasting, downstairs in The Mariachi Bar, where we will be drinking tequila till late.
See some of the finest bartenders that The North has produced, teamed up with some true Irish legends to bring you a night of debauchery and short lasting memories.
Here down at cactus, we love a party, we love Tequila and we love everything UV, so on Thursday 9th June, we're throwing a classic Neon Cactus UV party to celebrate Leeds Loves Cocktails.
Each event is located at one of our partner bars accross the city. You can use our official LLC17 event guide to navigate around the city and get to each event. You can find them in each venue or using the map below, we've highlighted The Hub (big red icon) as your Loves Cocktails base and wristbands collection venue. See you at the bar.