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Saturday, June 20th | 4:30pm-5:30pm | Best of Bourbon Cocktails

Saturday, June 20th | 4:30pm-5:30pm | Best of Bourbon Cocktails


Celebrate Father’s Day with a bourbon-focused cocktail class! In this class students will learn how to make two fantastic Dad-approved cocktails and will even leave class with some summer grilling tips (+ a pack of Black Button’s very own Steak Rub). First, enjoy a classic Old Fashioned while learning all about bourbon. Then, mix up an easy Summer Sipper with bourbon, iced tea, freshly squeezed lemon juice and honey syrup. Whether you’re a dad, want to gift it to dad, or just know a dad – join us for a fun afternoon of cocktail mixing and sipping!

Please note: Participants must be 21+. Kits will be available for curbside pick-up at Black Button Distilling, located at 85 Railroad St, Rochester, NY, 14609, June 17th-20th from 12pm-5pm (call 585-730-4512 when you arrive). Already have the ingredients at home? Select the “no kit” option at checkout.

Kit Includes:
- Four Grain Bourbon 750 ml
- Fee Brother’s Old Fashion Bitters
- 8 oz. honey jar
- empty mason jar (for honey syrup)
- jar of sugar
- 2 lemons
- 2 black tea bags
- Black Button Steak Rub
- cube tray
- 2 rocks glasses
- Black Button cocktail shaker
- recipe cards – Classic Old Fashioned & Summer Sipper

Materials Needed:
- large ice cube (optional for Old Fashioned, cube tray included in kit)
- ice cubes for shaking
- hot/boiling water for syrups
- teaspoon or stirring device
- measuring tool (or shot glass)
- additional cup/jar to make tea
- citrus press (optional)

This class will take place online through Zoom. Links for Zoom classes will be sent by 3:30pm the day of the class. If you do not receive your link, please check your spam or email

About the teacher:
Jessica Stetson just had her one-year anniversary as the Black Button Tasting Room Manager! She has lived in places like Colorado as an over baker and most recently worked for a cruise line traveling all over the United States. Jess loves using her passion for food and beverage to bring fun and innovative ideas to the Black Button cocktail menu. Her favorite Black Button spirit is American Dry Gin shaken up in a Perfect Martini.

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