Classes and Events with Barr Hill
Join us for a variety of events at the Barr Hill Distillery in Montpelier, VT
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
In this foundational class Barr Hill Beverage Director Sam Nelis will cover a brief history of cocktails, cocktail technique, and the fundamental styles of cocktails. He will walk you through shaking a Bee's Knees and stirring a Tom Cat Old Fashioned, two of our favorite classics.
No Cocktails 101 classes scheduled at this time - please check back!
INGREDIENTS NEEDED: Barr Hill Gin, Tom Cat Gin, Barr Hill Raw Honey, fresh lemons, Angostura bitters, ice (click here to look for Barr Hill spirits)
RECOMMENDED TOOLS: shaker set, jigger, Hawthorne strainer, mixing glass, barspoon (click here to find bar tools and raw honey in our online store), coupe glass, rocks glass
COCKTAIL DEEP DIVES Building on the foundation of Cocktails 101 - we recommend that you take Cocktails 101 first, or that you already have a good understanding of the foundations of cocktail making.
EGGS, BERRIES & HERBS. Build on your skills from Cocktails 101 to add new flavors and textures to a classic sour cocktail. We'll make an egg-white sour and an egg-white and cream fizz.
Thursday 7/28, 6pm - 8pm in person at Gin Lane - click here to register
INGREDIENTS NEEDED: Barr Hill Gin, eggs, heavy cream, plain seltzer, fresh lemon, lime and & orange, simple syrup or honey syrup, fresh herbs and fresh berries of your choosing, ice (click here to look for Barr Hill spirits)
RECOMMENDED TOOLS: shaker set, jigger, 4-prong strainer, cone strainer, peeler, chilled coupe glass and chilled collins glass (click here to find bar tools and raw honey in our online store)
THE MARTINI We're here to discuss the age old question: Shaken or stirred? We welcome the renaissance of vermouth with open arms and celebrate two classics: the Martini and Martinez.
None scheduled at this time - check back soon!
INGREDIENTS NEEDED: Barr Hill Gin or Tom Cat Gin, Barr Hill Vodka, sweet vermouth, dry vermouth, Maraschino liqueur, orange bitters, fresh lemon & orange, ice (click here to look for Barr Hill spirits)
RECOMMENDED TOOLS: mixing glass, jigger, barspoon, julep strainer, peeler (click here to find bar tools and raw honey in our online store), chilled martini glass or Nick & Nora glass
Email Cocktailclasses@caledoniaspirits.com with any questions.