Birmingham Cocktail Weekend

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From 10th – 12th July cocktail lovers will have the chance to celebrate all that is fantastic about the Birmingham cocktail scene!

Cocktail fans can buy their wristbands online for £6 and this gives them access to £4 signature cocktails at over 20 fantastic venues across the city:
 
  • The Lost and Found
  • Gas Street Social
  • The Jekyll and Hyde
  • The Rose Villa Tavern
  • Malmaison
  • Pentahotel
  • Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
  • Bodega
  • Chung Ying Central
  • Marmalade
  • The Vaults
  • Cosy Club
  • The Eight Foot Grocer
  • The Victoria
  • The New Inn Harborne
  • Quarter Horse Coffee
  • The Bureau
  • Aluna
  • Bar Epernay
  • Pennyblacks
  • The Gentleman and Scholar
  • Island Bar
  • The Chameleon Bar and Restaurant

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The fun doesn’ t stop there, with events taking place throughout the weekend there is plenty more to look forward to as well. Examples of the events wristband wearers will have access to include:

  • A Delightfully Unusual Gin Tasting (Hendricks at The Jekyll and Hyde) Jim Beam Bourbon Masterclass (at The Bureau)
  • The Burleigh’ s Gin Afternoon Tea Experience at The Edgbaston
  • Discounted (£15 instead of £20) whisky masterclasses at Hard to Find Whisky. The Secret BLOOM GIN Garden Behind the Bookcase (at The Lost and Found) Build your own “Brummy” Mary (at Bar Opus)
  • Sunday Cocktail KitchInn (The Liquid Chef’ s at The Staying Cool Penthouse) Sunday Social: The Grey Goose Sunday Lunch (at The New Inn, Harborne)
  • Plus free tastings from the likes of Tia Maria, Grey Goose, Bacardi and Disaronno

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The event kicks off at The Brugal Hub @ Island Bar where event participants will pick up their wristbands and be able to sample Brugal Rum with an expert!

Organiser, and founder of Birmingham Cocktail Weekend, Alex Nicholson-Evans comments “This is the perfect excuse to explore some of the new venues in the city, visit old
favourites and adventure to places you haven’ t been before. The free sampling sessions and the masterclasses are a great chance to get to know the spirits behind some of your favourite cocktails too. For cocktail lovers – this weekend is an absolute must.”

More information is available from: birminghamcocktailweekend.co.uk

Wristbands are on sale online now: http://birminghamcocktailweekend.designmynight.com/birmingham-cocktail-weekend

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