Cocktail Classes



Join us for Mixology Mondays to learn how to craft the perfect cocktail.

Two Mondays each month, our seasoned instructors teach students how to blend, muddle, and garnish their way to cocktail bliss. Monday Night Mixology classes include a spirits tasting and instruction in and the creation of four full-sized cocktails. Light snacks are provided.  All classes run from 6:30p-8:30p.

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January 15th 2018:  Negroni Defined and Refined: From classic to contemporary, explore four variations on this pillar of modern mixology.
January 29th 2018: Hot Toddies: Fend off the winter chill with four variations on this seasonal cocktail category.

February 12th 2018: The Spritz Life: This light-hearted aperitivo in four fun-filled iterations.

March 5th 2018: Early Spring Herbs and Eggs: A seasonal approach to flip and fizzes.
March 19th 2018: Around the Bay in Gin: Take a virtual tour of the Bay Areas inspiring distilleries, tasting and mixing with four distinct gins, all made quite close to home.

April 2nd 2018: Ol’ Smokey: Four distinct cocktails influenced by the depth of smokey flavor profiles.
April 16th 2018: Old Spirits Made New: Discover spirits produced using traditional methods of distilling, but infused with new life, from some of the finest distillers in the U.S.

April 30th and May 14th 2018: Tequila and Mezcal: Learn about our south of the border spirits and the lively cocktails they can produce.   (Both classes cover the same material.)

September 17th 2018: “Back To School”: Introduction to Craft Cocktailing

October 1st 2018: Fall Whiskies: Nothing is more seasonally relevant than a lovely whiskey-based cocktail to usher in the chilly months. Learn how to make four gorgeous ones with Michael Cecconi.
October 15th 2018: Amore Amaro: A beloved Italian spirits category is finding a new audience in the U.S. Explore the world of amaros and the role they play in cocktail production.

November 5th 2018: Caribbean Spices: Learn about the spice flavor profile most closely related to cold weather cooking and baking, which hails from warm weather islands.
November 19th 2018: Holidays on Ice: The tools and techniques to survive the holidays in style, complete with a take home gift.

December 10th 2018: Holidays on Ice: The tools and techniques to survive the holidays in style, complete with a take home gift.

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Looking for a twist on the same-old birthday party or holiday event? Monday Night Mixology private cocktail class will give your party a splash of excitement and take it from humdrum to unforgettable.  Private cocktail classes are available for parties of six or more. Contact us to arrange for a private class at your home, office or at Les Arceaux.