Sydney has made a name for itself once again with three of its bars gaining international recognition at a global bar-awards ceremony.

World Class venue The Baxter Inn has been named sixth on the list for the World’s 50 Best Bar Awards 2015.

Another World Class venue, Bulletin Place was placed 28th, nine places lower than last year’s 19th. The Baxter Inn also won the Torres Brandy Best Bar in Australasia award.

Bars from New York and London dominated the list with cities such as Athens, Berlin and Mexico City making a single appearance on this list.

The awards are held by global drinks magazine, Drinks International. The list is put together based on nominations of more than 400 names in the drinks industry.

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