Sat. Sept. 3rd: Mixology 101 (Essential Techniques)

A beginners class for making proper cocktails

About this experience

In this class we will focus on proper cocktail making techniques. 


Topics we will cover:



  • Shaken or Stirred?  When do you shake vs stir a cocktail? How to properly stir a cocktail like the pros. 

  • Proper Glassware:  Why the type of glassware you use is important and how it affects the cocktail experience.

  • Cocktail History: Cocktail stories that will make you the most interesting host or guest at your next cocktail party.

  • Philosophy behind classic cocktails and why they are tried and true


This class is perfect for the person who is cocktail curious and just beginning the journey into the world of better beverages.


We will make 3 drinks using a variety of spirits

Your Host

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Tamu Curtis is the owner of The Cocktailery and has been instructing cocktail classes in Charlotte since 2016.
Favorite Spirit - Mezcal
Motto - "Life is like a chicken breast, it's what you make out of it."