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
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.
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
July 16, 2021, 6-7:15pm EST -- Register Here
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.
Origins & Techniques: the Martini
INGREDIENTS NEEDED: Tom Cat Gin, Barr Hill Vodka, sweet vermouth, dry vermouth, maraschino liqueur, orange bitters, orange, lemon, ice (click here to look for Barr Hill spirits)
RECOMMENDED TOOLS: mixing glass, jigger, barspoon, julep strainer, peeler, two Nick and Nora, coupe, or martini glasses (click here to find bar tools and raw honey in our online store)
June 18, 2021, 6-7:15pm EST -- Register Here
Eggs, Berries, & Herbs
INGREDIENTS NEEDED: Barr Hill Gin, Barr Hill Vodka, Barr Hill Raw Honey, lemon, lime, orange, granulated sugar, berries, herbs, eggs, heavy cream, seltzer water, Angostura bitters, ice (click here to look for Barr Hill spirits)
RECOMMENDED TOOLS: shaker set, jigger, Hawthorne strainer, peeler, muddler, fine mesh cone strainer (click here to find bar tools and raw honey in our online store)
August 20, 2021, 6-7:15pm EST -- Register Here
Pollinator Week Cocktail Class and Conversation with Pollinator Partnership - enjoy making cocktails with honey syrup and learning more about pollinators when Barr Hill Beverage Director Sam Nelis co-hosts this virtual event with Pollinator Partnership Executive Director Kelly Rourke
June 22, 2021, 7-8:15pm EST -- Register Here
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!
INTERESTED IN MORE CLASSES AND EVENTS?
Check out the Waggle Society to have access to more in-depth cocktail classes and private events. Be closest to the nectar.
Email Cocktailclasses@caledoniaspirits.com with any questions.