Go through four centuries of world history through a bottle of GIN!!
Join us for Gin World St Louis May 7th-12th, a week long celebration for gin lovers. Gin week is celebrated across the city at a variety of venues leading up to a glorious gin festival on May 12th at 2nd Shift Brewing.
From its first mass marketing in the late 1600’s through today, Gin has a storied past that has molded events of mankind over the years. Join us as we give a great lesson and tasting experience of one of the oldest spirits known to man.
The class will include cocktails and straight spirit tastings of a variety of Gin styles. Light snacks will be served.
About the instructor-
Matt Seiter has been a professional bartender for several years. Matt is the author of The Dive Bar of Cocktail Bars, a cocktail recipe and how-to book based on his time running the bar program at Sanctuaria in St. Louis, MO. He is a graduate of the Academy of Spirits – Chicago and one of fourteen people in the nation to have earned the title Advanced Bartender through the certification program designed by the United States Bartenders’ Guild. Matt’s bar program at Sanctuaria has been nominated at the Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards (the “Oscars” of the bar world) for World’s Best Cocktail Menu (2011) and World’s Best Drinks Selection (2012) and his book was nominated for Best New Cocktail Book (2013). In addition, Matt has taught seminars on various industry related topics at multiple national industry conventions.