The Manhattan Cocktail Classic
The Manhattan Cocktail Classic offers more than one hundred events in celebration of cocktails and culture. The annual 5-day event will take place Friday, May 11 to Tuesday, May 15 at various venues in New York City’s five boroughs including the New York Public Library, Raines Law Room, The NoMad Hotel, The Shanty, Pegu Club, Terroir Tribeca, The Rum House, Lani Kai and The Astor Center.
According to The Manhattan Cocktail Classic website, the annual event, independently run by Lesley Townsend since 2009, will host separate events in bars, art galleries, museums, barbershops, restaurants, libraries and theaters.
Attendees will be able to enjoy events such as:
Monastic Mixology: Cocktails with Chartreuse
Ladies Behind Bars
On Bespoke Cocktails
Bourbon Blending 101
Pig & Punch
Classic Brandies: Philosophy, Poetry, Production and Presentation
A Taste of Contemporary Scotland in New York
Barrel Aging Cocktails
Detox to Retox: the Art of Drinking Four Drinks a Night and Never Getting a Hangover
Cocktails for the Bookworm, and many more.
Please be advised that tickets for certain events have already sold out.
“ If you call yourself a tippler, this is one event you simply can’t miss,” Flavorpill said of The Manhattan Cocktail Classic.
Also, don’t miss out on the opening night Gala being held at the main branch of The New York Public Library and the first ever 5-day Industry Invitational, for hospitality industry professionals, at the Andaz 5th Avenue Hotel.
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