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Cocktail Class Led by Chris McMillian

cocktail tasting

Cocktail Class Led by Chris McMillian

Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 4 people
Includes
Food
Hosted in
English
cocktail tasting

Cocktail Class Led by Chris McMillian

cocktail tasting

Cocktail Class Led by Chris McMillian

Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 4 people
Includes
Food
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

You will join Chris McMillian for a unique hands on immersive experience led by one of the worlds legendary bartenders. Upon arrival you will be greeted with a glass of sparkling wine and will then be given an overview of the history and evolution of cocktails and American drinks. Chris will teach you to use all necessary bar tools and master classic drink making techniques. You will learn all about the architectures and elements of the basic drink families. You will then apply this knowledge to make and master the classic drink forms. The sling, the sour, and the cocktail. You will personally make at least three cocktails and sample many more as Chris demonstrates many variations on these classic drinks. This class lasts at least an hour and a half and often goes longer depending on your level of interest. Light snacks will be provided. At the end of this bespoke experience you will be equipped with a theoretical understanding of cocktail making that will allow you to not just to make classic drinks but also a strong foundation and understanding of how to create your own drinks with confidence. Upon completion of this class you will be given a certificate certifying your status as a cocktail master.

Your host

Learn more about Chris

Chris

Named by Imbibe Magazine as one of the 25 most Influential Cocktail Personalities of the last Century, Chris is the stuff bartending legends are made of, Chris and his wife Laura are founders of The Museum of the American Cocktail located in New Orleans, He is recognized as a global expert on the history and evolution of cocktails and American drink. He has presented at the Smithsonian, The American Museum of Natural History, The National Archives, and many other prestigious venues here in the U.S. and around the world. His Youtube series "New Orleans Best Cocktails" has become the gold standard for classic cocktail technique instruction, Inspiring a whole generation of bartenders and cocktail enthusiasts. Having spent 30 years studying his craft, he has developed his own method of teaching a unified theory of cocktails and drink making

What's included

Food
A welcome drink, All tools, alcohol, and mixers An appetizer platter, A pen and paper to take notes

Where you'll be

This class will take place in Chris Mcmillian's state of the art cocktail bar Revel Cafe & Bar located at 133 N. Carrollton Ave In the Mid City neighborhood of New Orleans. Conveniently located on the Canal Street Streetcar line, just minutes from the French Quarter and the Central Business District.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 21 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.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Chris
Cocktail Class Led by Chris McMillian
New experience
From $150/person
New experience
From $150/person