Virtual Whiskey Tasting - Summer Sipping Whiskey Drinks

Discover the refreshing flavors of whiskey in this virtual whiskey tasting class.

During this interactive virtual whiskey tasting, Scotch Steward Kirsty will help you whip up some refreshing and light cocktails perfect for hot summer days. In this class, you'll create a variety of whiskey drinks, including a tart blackberry basil smash; a fruity tropic thunder with orange juice, pineapple and coconut milk or cream; a sour Texas Highball with rosemary and grapefruit; and a classic mint julep.

  • Recipes Recipe links are sent in your booking confirmation.
  • Ingredients Ingredients can be adapted for dietary restrictions or lack of availability.
  • Technology Connect with the host using Zoom on your computer, tablet or mobile device.
  • Class Participation Chime in with questions through audio or chat. Use of video is optional.
  • Class Size Public class sizes are between 6 to 20 connections to provide an opportunity for all guests to participate and ask questions. Private classes can accommodate up to 498 guests.
  • Event Duration 1 hour
  • Prep Time 15 minutes

Ingredients


Fresh mint leaves
Fresh rosemary sprigs
Fresh basil leaves
Grapefruit
Simple syrup
Orange juice
Pineapple juice
Coconut cream or milk
Lime juice
Blackberries
Soda water
Your choice of whiskeys

Kitchen Equipment


Yarai glass
Shaker
Strainer
Muddler
Rocks glass
Highball glass
Jigger
Crushed ice
Rocks ice


Prep Work Details

Make your simple syrup (1 cup sugar and 1 cup hot water), prepare all of your cocktail ingredients, make your ice, and arrange your glassware and bar tools.

Cozymeal guest reviews for this experience

Heidi T.

Heidi

21 May 2021

Kirsty was a great instructor and presented four unique and tasty drinks. She was also very responsive in communications leading up to the class.

Jennifer A.

Jennifer

02 May 2021

She was knowledgeable! Fun way to kick off the weekend!

Stina O.

Stina

30 Apr 2021

Kirsty was fantastic. She know so much about whiskey and bourbon. I learned a lot of cool things

$ 25 Per device

60-minute class hosted on Zoom. Tax included.


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Meet your Scotch Steward

Scotch Steward Kirsty
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As the bar manager of a well-regarded distillery located just outside of Austin, Texas, Scotch Steward Kirsty wears many hats. Whether she's leading customers through tastings, guiding tours of the distillery, creating inspired craft cocktails that highlight the unique spirit of a drink, or teaching mixology classes, Scotch Steward Kirsty’s passion for leading others in the exploration of their spirits is always shining.

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