Sat. August 20th - Inside the Tiki Cocktail

Dive into the world of Rum and Gin

About this experience

This course is a true Tiki treat. Nearly a half-century before Tiki drinks emerged as a defining moment in American mixology, a category of easy-to-make, easy-to-enjoy cocktails were already setting the stage for drinks experienced as vehicles to “far-flung” and “exotic” places. You can rest assured that you’re learning the real recipes and practicing the proper tiki ways.


Learn about Tiki syrups: Orgeat and  Falernum


Spirits this class will explore - Rum and Gin

Your Host

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Yashira "Yoshi" Mejia Mejia got her start in bartending when she lived in Washington, D.C. where she spent many years bartending in and around DC's nightlife. She most recently served as the Bar Manager at Para (in South End) developing their current cocktail menu. She has also worked notable stints behind the bar at The Crunkleton and 204 Kitchen and Cocktails. Yoshi currently has her own bar consulting business, Creative Consulting, that consults bars and restaurants on menu creation, staff training. Creative Consulting also produces special and private events.