Join James Beard award-winning mixologist and author DALE DEGROFF for an evening of stories, cocktails and songs from legendary watering holes and his forty years of working them. DeGroff explores bar life in America, from colonial times through Prohibition and into the present day, revealing the colorful history of the cocktail and the antics that drove this amazing phenomenon. Masterful story-telling, crafted cocktails from by-gone eras, and tunes from the Great American Songbook make for an unforgettable evening! Ticket price includes four sample cocktails and hors d'oeurvres.
"Bartenders have found their lore keeper in Dale DeGroff... he is three parts Stork Club, two parts Las Vegas, and one part scholar of the trade.” -Alan Feuer, NY Times
"Through monologue, song, and masterfully crafted cocktails, DeGroff takes you through 300 years of mixology, from the Colonial punch to the dark days of Prohibition to the glory of vintage cocktails. I was completely captivated!"
- Steve Raichlen, Primal Grill