Welcome to the KOVAL Cocktail Class series. From the hip to the esoteric, you’ll leave with a new set of techniques and knowledge to enhance your cocktail prowess. Whether an uncertain beginner or scholar of the craft, we’ll get you on your way to a better drink. All classes are taught by KOVAL staff or featured guest instructors. Cocktails will feature a few selections of KOVAL’s organic spirits, and class participants can enjoy a 10% discount on any KOVAL spirit purchased immediately following the class. Price: $30
Thursday, December 7, 7PM
Thursday, December 28, 7PM
Shaken or stirred? Served up or on the rocks? This class is perfect for beginners looking to manage their home bar. Our instructor will teach the classics and cover the history and traditions of bartending.
Holiday Cocktail Class
Thursday, December 14, 7PM
Thursday, December 21, 7PM
Let the seductive bouquet of holiday spices and flavors envelop your senses in this seasonal cocktail class. These cocktails will warm your belly and soul with holiday cheer as we snack on sufganiyot, the traditional jelly donut of Hanukkah. Learn the family history of our founders and how their Jewish roots influenced the mission of their business.
Prohibition Era Cocktail Class
Friday, January 5, 7PM
Thursday, January 18, 7PM
During this hands-on class you will have the opportunity to create and taste iconic cocktails that were staples of the prohibition era. You will also learn about KOVAL's special place in Chicago's post-prohibition landscape.
Winter Warm-up Cocktail Class
Thursday, January 11, 7PM
Thursday, January 25, 7PM
This class focuses on cocktails designed for the coldest months of the year! You will create and taste classic winter cocktails that can keep you warm all winter long. You will also learn some fun facts about the warming sensations of alcoholic beverages.
General Policies and Guidelines:
Location: 5121 N Ravenswood Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
Reservations: Payment is required to hold your booking. All bookings unpaid prior to a week before the class start date will be released. Refunds are available for cancellations made three days prior to the start date of the class.
-All class attendees will sample each cocktail demonstrated, though full cocktail pours are not permitted at this time.
-Informational material will be provided in both hard copy and digital download.
-All classes will provide complimentary snacks, water, and soda for attendees.
-Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of the class for registration purposes.
-Vouchers are available as gifts through our online shop.