martini and manhattan cocktails with tools
Ticket Price: $89
Saturday, Jul 27 3:00 PM

Is there a drink surrounded by more lore and intrigue than the Martini? Or a cocktail that has inspired as much improvisation as the Manhattan? Join us for an evening of iconic cocktails as we look back at the tipple timeline and play with the techniques behind each drink.

Classes are 2 hours long, including a Q&A session with Astor Center Instructor Cristina Martin.

What you can expect:

  • 1 Welcome cocktail
  • 3 Hands-on opportunities to make cocktails
  • Palate-cleansing bread & cheese.
  • A 10% discount on all spirits tasted to use in-store after class

What you will learn:

  • The history and evolution of the Martini and the Manhattan
  • Background and key information about base spirits, gin & rye
  • Tricks and techniques behind a perfect stirred cocktail
  • An introduction to vermouth and its importance in cocktails

Level: Beginner to Intermediate
Style: Hands-on Cocktail Workshop
Food Served: Bread & Cheese
Good for: Mixology class NYC, Classic cocktail tasting, Home bartender NYC, Unique events NYC

What people are saying about this instructor:

“Cristina was incredibly engaging and presented the information in an effective and meaningful way. Her passion for the subject definitely helped her be an enjoyable instructor and made the class fantastic!.”