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.
The Old Fashioned Cocktail Class- Thursday, October 10th
Learn new ways to fashion this classic, while paying homage to the rich history behind this delicious cocktail. Learn how to incorporate fruit infused syrups, an array of spiced and savory bitters, as well as a variety of fresh herbs. For gin lovers, we will also be exploring a tasty version with the Barrel Aged Gin.
The Whiskey Cocktail Class - Thursday, October 17th
Explore different cocktails featuring KOVAL's award winning whiskeys. Try your hand at a Manhattan featuring KOVAL White Rye Whiskey, plus learn about using unique grain expressions like millet and oat in a delicious cocktail.
Thanksgiving Bootcamp - Thursday, October 24th
In this fabulous collaboration with Amanda McLemore of Baguette and Butter
, treat yourself to an evening of seasonal cocktail samples paired with Thanksgiving appetizers, entrees and desserts. This class will focus on how to responsibly prep for Thanksgiving by using local ingredients and the right proportions to eliminate waste. Expect goodies like a Maple Old Fashioned and a Bourbon Pumpkin Smash. Complimentary Passes are unfortunately not accepted.
Spooky Cinema & Cocktails Class - Thursday, October 31st
Spend Halloween with KOVAL and cozy up with your favorite scary movies. Clips of iconic films like Halloween and Psycho will be played and expertly paired with a spooky cocktail. Expect the Penny-Ryse with IT and a slimy slithery cocktail with Alien.
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.