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Gin Workshop at Makerville Studio

Gin Workshop at Makerville Studio

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food and drinks
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

Kurt Cyr is a Makerville founder who specializes in cooking, spirits and architecture. Kurt has mastered the art of filtering vodka and infusing it with various foraged ingredients and exotic spices to create magical flavors of gin. The cocktail he created, the "Marauder" is a killer combination of his Autumn Gin and Indian Tonic Water. WOW!
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What we’ll do

Participants will take a pleasant walk around Makerville and forage juniper berries which only grown at particular altitudes. These berries may be dried and later used in recipes for gin or "feast and forest" recipes. Recipes will be provided. Special spices and other ingredients will be used to show you how to blend several versions of infused vodka. You will leave with two bags of spices ready…

What else you should know

Bring vodka if you wish to infuse it at Makerville. Otherwise you can leave with the spice bags you will create, and infuse the vodka after you get home. Transportation is not provided.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Samples of infused vodkas **Samples provided free of charge
Drinks
Samples of infused vodkas **Samples provided free of charge

What to bring

Bring inexpensive (seriously) vodka if you wish to filter and infuse it at Makerville. Otherwise you will leave with spice bags you create to infuse the vodka later.

Where you'll be

The workshop will be held at Makerville Studio. Makerville is located at 7101 California Highway 74. The studio is a renovated Elks Summer Camp. The kitchen and dining room are amply sized for a comfortable workshop.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

What to bring

Bring inexpensive (seriously) vodka if you wish to filter and infuse it at Makerville. Otherwise you will leave with spice bags you create to infuse the vodka later.

More tips

Bring vodka if you wish to infuse it at Makerville. Otherwise you can leave with the spice bags you will create, and infuse the vodka after you get home. Transportation is not provided.

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Gin Workshop at Makerville Studio
New experience
$59/person
New experience
$59/person