The Food and Wine Academy of Hong Kong will be sponsoring a modern cocktail demonstration on December 12 in which Brian Chan will demonstrate how to make a proper cocktail. Chan is the 1st Runner Up in Hong Kong Region at the Ketel One World Championship Competition and the world final visit the Ketel One distillery, the Bols bartending academy and also the Heineken brewery in Amsterdam. He believes Christmas is more than just about food and that “not only party goers, all youngsters, families can easily learn cocktails technique for creating a Xmas celebration without stress.” A part of Christmas that he believes is crucial to enlightening the holiday Participants will have the opportunity to gain firsthand experience with Chan, mingle with other guests and even get to try their homemade cocktails. This is an excellent opportunity for seasoned or beginner mixers to further their knowledge. The Food and Wine Academy is an initiative between the School of Hotel & Tourism Management (SHTM) and Hotel ICON, created to promote learning through educational and practical workshops.