shake.stir.sip.socialize cocktail class schedule

SHAKE.STIR.SIP.SOCIALIZE Mixology Classes will educate and inspire with the history of alcohol, the origin of drinks, as well as demonstrate the proper techniques of crafting sophisticated cocktails. Our goal is to take the pretension out of mixology and craft cocktails and teach people how they can create and enjoy cocktails at home.  In our unique and hands-on class you will learn to make 3 cocktails in these fun and interactive classes.  Throughout mingle with new and old friends in between cocktail instruction. We provide all supplies necessary for the class: shakers, mixers, fresh herbs, spices, fruit, bitters and botanicals. You come ready to have social and educational evening all about cocktails.

OCTOBER CLASSES

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fall cocktails - SOLD OUT

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19TH
6:30PM - 8:30PM
LOCATION: HYGGE 3RD-WARD
$65 PER PERSON
It's getting close to that time of year when the days are getting shorter and the nights are longer. We will delve into the flavors of fall and some trends you will see this year in bars and restaurants such as lower ABV cocktails, smoked cocktails and savory flavor profiles.
(This class is limited to 10 guests)
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NOVEMBER CLASSES

We are excited to announce that we will begin be hosting our cocktail classes at The Sweet Spot Studio a brand new baking studio that offers pastry and baking classes to all levels of bakers. Owner and distinguished pastry chef, Jossie Lukacik, created Sweet Spot Studio after seeing a void in Charlotte for people wanting to learn baking basics and perfect their pastry technique. Now add Liberate Your Palate cocktail classes to the mix and this is an experience you don't want to miss! The space will offer us the opportunity to instruct more advance level mixology classes, techniques and guest bartender and chef collaborations. You can still book a private mixology class with us, The Sweet Spot Studio can accommodate  18 to 20 people per class.  The Sweet Spot Studio is conveniently located on Monroe Blvd at Wendover behind Common Market and has plenty of free parking.

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FALL COCKTAILS - SOLD OUT

FRIDAY, NOV. 2ND
6:30PM - 8:30PM
LOCATION: SWEET SPOT STUDIO
$70 PER PERSON
It's getting close to that time of year when the days are getting shorter and the nights are longer. We will delve into the flavors of fall and some trends you will see this year in bars and restaurants such as lower ABV cocktails, smoked cocktails and savory flavor profiles.
(This class is limited to 12 guests)
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THANKSGIVING ENTERTAINING

FRIDAY, NOV. 16TH
6:30PM - 8:30PM
LOCATION: SWEET SPOT STUDIO
$70 PER PERSON
In this class you’ll get to mix and sample a variety of cocktails that are perfect for your Thanksgiving entertaining. We’ll be echoing flavors from the table, as well as exploring punches and drinks that can be scaled up to handle the crowd.
(This class is limited to 12 guests)

3 Full-Sized Cocktails
Individual Bar Stations
Complimentary cheese and charcuterie served upon arrival
Age: 21+
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DECEMBER CLASSES

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ENTERTAIN WITH DESSERTS AND COCKTAILS

THURSDAY, DEC. 6TH
6:30PM - 8:30PM
LOCATION: SWEET SPOT STUDIO
$85 PER PERSON

Liberate Your Palate is teaming up with Jossie Lukacik and Sweet Spot Studio to help you entertain with ease this holiday season. In this class we will be pairing Mini Chocolate Bourbon Tarts & Toasted Meringue, with two classic cocktails with a twist — a Manhattan and Espresso Martini. This is a fully hands on class that includes 2 full sized cocktails, and you will take home your finished tarts!

Menu : Chocolate Bourbon Tarts | Toasted Meringue | Manhattan | Espresso Martini

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holiday entertaining

FRIDAY, DEC. 14TH
6:30PM - 8:30PM
LOCATION: SWEET SPOT STUDIO
$70 PER PERSON

The holidays are here and we know you’ll be attending and throwing parties galore. In advance of hosting your own gathering. spice up your holiday party with something a little more unexpected than spiked eggnog. working off a simple Sour recipe, you will learn how to add seasonal flavors and holiday flair to almost any base spirit. We will cover a wide range of syrups, fruits and infusions, using all seasonal holiday ingredients. Also learn the secret to making complex punches that will wow the crowd. Rest assured that these holiday cocktail recipes are not only fancy, but fun (and easy!) to recreate.

3 Full-Sized Cocktails
Individual Bar Stations
Complimentary cheese and charcuterie served upon arrival
Age: 21+

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Impressive Cocktails for a Great New Year's Eve Party

FRIDAY, DEC. 28TH
6:30PM - 8:30PM
LOCATION: SWEET SPOT STUDIO
$70 PER PERSON

NYE is definitely the biggest party of the year. While it is great to pop the cork on a bottle of Champagne as the ball drops, there's plenty of time before that to enjoy an exquisite cocktail or three. In this class you will find Champagne cocktails with a little more depth than most , along with two other cocktails that lack the bubbles, but not the sparkle.

3 Full-Sized Cocktails
Individual Bar Stations
Complimentary cheese and charcuterie served upon arrival
Age: 21+

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Tamu Curtis visits Good Day Charlotte to viewers how to make a French Inspired Vodka Tonic

Liberate Your Palate visits Charlotte today to talk about the Shake.Stir.Sip.Socialize Cocktail Classes www.LiberateYourPalate.com