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.
Prohibition Cocktails - Thursday, November 14th
Try your hand at making a Sidecar or Last Word, while learning about KOVAL’s place in the ProhibitionEra
Holiday Cocktails - Seasonal Syrups Edition - Thursday, November 21
Up your cocktail game this holiday season with our hands-on approach to building unique syrups. Enjoy something for everyone! Syrups will range from spicy jalapeno infusions to spiced apple caramel syrup.
Holiday Treats & Cocktails - Art Edition - Thursday, December 5
Join us for a unique evening of decadent treats and art! Enjoy cocktails and treat pairings, featuring desserts infused with KOVAL spirits designed by artistic cake designer Liz Rondone. Indulge your artistic side by viewing work from painter Elizabeth Tuckwell, inspired by the fusion of these delicious cocktails and treats.
Cocktails & Vinyl Cocktail Class - Friday, December 6
Indulge in a new spin on cocktail making! Each drink will feature a curated album, ranging from funky jazz to rock. This is a partnership with Saturday Audio Exchange.
Holiday Cocktail & Coaster Workshop - Saturday, December 7th
Join us for an evening of crafts & cocktails! This festive holiday pop-up with Revel Craft Bar will lead you through the process of customizing a set of 4 slate coasters. Choose from an assortment of stencils and etch your chosen designs on each coasters. Make all 4 for yourself or give them as a gift – this DIY is sure to impress! KOVAL cocktail demos and samples will be featured throughout. All samples and coaster materials are included in the ticket price. Complimentary Cocktail Passes are unfortunately not accepted for this class.
The Old Fashioned Cocktail Class- Thursday, December 19
Learn new ways to fashion this classic, while paying homage to the rich history behind this delicious cocktail. Learn how to incorporate cinnamon and maple syrup, an array of spiced and savory bitters, as well as a variety of fresh herbs.
General Policies and Guidelines:
Location: 5121 N Ravenswood Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
-Cocktail Class Passes are only applicable for designated classes.
-Payment is required to hold your booking. 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.
-Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of the class for registration purposes.
-Vouchers are available as gifts through our online shop.