What started as just six Saturdays winter 2019 is quickly becoming a fun way to learn the art of craft cocktails.
Detroit Cocktail Camp has becoming a traveling event, partnering with at some of the best bars and distilleries in Metro Detroit on cooking classes for cocktails.
These intimate and exclusive classes give guests the chance to laugh & mingle with each other while master mixologists teach the tricks of the trade.
Scroll down to our current offerings:
Modern Spring Drinks
Local, award winning Valentine Distilling, Co is opening their tasting room doors on March 23 and for DCC’s first Sunday class on 24, to teach a group of Cocktail Campers all about clear spirits with this unique class. Having won World's Best Vodka & numerous other awards, Valentine will talk about what goes into the development of "base spirits," the progression of their spirits vodka, flavored vodka & gins and teach Modern Spring Drinks that are being created for this class.
Try Valentine's newest craft cocktails and learn how to make them yourself at Detroit Cocktail Camp.
Whiskey 101, the Two James version
Ever wonder about the differences between whiskey & bourbon? Or rye whiskey & bourbon? Or whiskey vs rye whiskey? What is scotch compared to whiskey? Two James will teach you about the differences in whiskeys in this class. Campers will enjoy a mini tasting of the different whiskeys produced by Two James and learn how to make the two classic whiskey drinks - a Manhattan & an Old Fashioned.
Whiskey's Resurrection- Easter Sunday
Join Detroit Cocktail Camp @ Two James to learn a new way to drink whiskey at home: They can't turn water into wine but they are the Corktown experts at turning water into whiskey. On Easter Sunday, Ben from Two James, will teach four cocktails using four different techniques: muddling, shaking, stirring and (we can't tell you everything, that's what DCC is for).
No family dinner & looking for some unholy fun on Easter?
Join Detroit Cocktail Camp for laughter, learning & some delicious cocktails instead.
**Please note your class time: 12pm - 2pm**
Kentucky Derby daze
Grab your biggest hat & come spend Derby Day at The Detroit Club with Detroit Cocktail Camp learning to make mint juleps & other classic Kentucky Derby Drinks. Tara Jagodzinski will be teaching her spin on some Kentucky classics in one of Detroit’s newest renovated iconic buildings.
If you haven’t been to The Detroit Club, this is the class you’ll want to take.
Cinco de drinko!
Detroit Cocktail Camp wasn’t going to let Cinco de Mayo pass on a weekend without a Tequila Class. Since we’ve got Derby Day with The Detroit Club on May 4, Tara Jagodzinski, winner of the “Make it Exotico” Bartending Competition, at The Detroit Club was the perfect partner to teach home bartenders about tequila.
Learn four tequila cocktails to impress your friends with this special Sunday May 5 class. It’s going to be fun.
Camp just got a whole lot tastier.