Rum and Its Cocktails

Wednesday, Jul 12 6:30 PM – Click here for tickets!


Get to know rum in a whole new way with this special tasting and hands-on cocktail class. Learn the history of this beloved spirit before getting acquainted with three of its most classic preparations.

What you can expect:

  • Four tasting pours of rum.
  • Three hands-on cocktail making opportunities.
  • Palate-cleansing bread and cheese.
  • Two hours of education and Q&A time with an Astor Center Instructor.

What you will learn:

  • Distinct characteristics and effects of aging on rum.
  • Ingredients and distillation techniques used to produce rum.
  • Stories behind some of the most famous rum cocktails.
  • How to stir, shake, and build a rum cocktail.