The World Beer Awards are hosting the inaugural World Best Beers Live 2017 in London, on Saturday, November 18.

World Beer Awards 2017For the first time, the public will have an opportunity to sample and enjoy the award winners under one roof. The event will be held at the historical Honourable Artillery Company, in the centre of London, and will include the presentation of the champion products awards from this year’s competition.

Samples will be available to be experienced under the guided tuition of winning brewers and award judges. The international status of the award ensures that the World Best Beers Live 2017 will have a truly global flavour, with products on offer that are otherwise unavailable in the UK.

Beer writers Adrian Tierney-Jones and Tim Hampson will deliver talks and introduce the winning products.

• The event takes place from noon to 6pm on November 18 at The Honourable Artillery Company, City Road, London EC1Y 2BQ. Tickets (over-18s only), priced £56.25, are now on sale, including unlimited samples. The first 500 to purchase tickets will also receive a 35 cl bottle of Highland Park 12-year-old single malt whisky. Food and soft drinks will be available.

To purchase tickets, visit www.worlddrinksawards.com/events