Virtual Classes and Events with Barr Hill

Join us for a variety of virtual events coming to you live from the Barr Hill Distillery in Montpelier, VT


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

COCKTAILS 101
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.

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Monday, December 27th: Cocktails 101 -- register here
 

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.

Friday, December 10th: Eggs, Berries & Herbs - register here

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.

Monday, December 27th: The Martini - register here

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


DISTILLERY TOURS
Join owner and Head Distiller Ryan Christiansen as he walks you through the Barr Hill distillery and see how Barr Hill Vodka, Barr Hill Gin, and Tom Cat Gin are created from start to finish. With this tour you'll learn about fermentation, distillation, barrel aging, and bottling.

No tours are scheduled at this time -- check back!


Email Cocktailclasses@caledoniaspirits.com with any questions.