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The Classic Cocktail Series: Amaro Amoré

Fees:
100.00 CAD + 5% GST
Prerequisites:
Guests must be 19+

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NEW FOR 2019: THE CLASSIC COCKTAIL SERIES

AMARO AMORÉ

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 7th 

6:00PM - 8:30PM

$100 + GST

Are you a budding mixologist eager to perfect the bar service at your next party, or perhaps someone who simply likes to imbibe knowledge as well as a well-crafted drink? Welcome to our new series! Offered monthly, these classes will focus on a different spirit each session, recounting trivia and history on different ingredients and cocktails followed by a demonstration on building the classics with this spirit - all paired with bites created by PICA's culinary and pastry students. You'll find that achieving flavour balance is deliciously simple, using basic ratios and your own tastebuds!

Featured in February: amaro, an Italian herbal liqueur whose name means bitter... an amusing (if perhaps fitting) juxtaposition with amoré in this love month!

INSTRUCTOR BIO
Charlene Rooke
is a Vancouver-based drinks journalist, consultant andeducator. She is WSET Certified in Wine, an SWE Certified Specialist of Spirits, a Whisky Ambassador and an artisan distiller who trained at Moonshine University in Louisville, Kentucky. She is the lead judge of the Canadian Artisan Spirits Competition and an expert on B.C. artisan spirits.

A former editor at The Globe and Mail and Air Canada’s enRoute, she contributes to those publications plus others, such as Taste, Sip Northwest, The Alchemist, Vitis, Montecristo and Food & Drink (the in-store magazine of the Liquor Control Board of Ontario), where she is a Contributing Editor.