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Vizcaya Programs and Events

Community Program: Garden to Glass cocktail class
May 22 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Community Program: Garden to Glass cocktail class @ Vizcaya Village

100 years ago, when Vizcaya was a private home, Miami was a dry city –alcohol was prohibited.  James Deering, Vizcaya’s owner, kept a supply of liquor hidden away on the estate anyway.  Based on the inventory of that liquor, it’s safe to say that Deering had a taste for gin and one might imagine him mixing cocktails with all manner of additions from Vizcaya’s edible gardens.  Take a page from Deering’s book and indulge in some salacious history while learning how to make cocktails popular in the 1910s and 20s using ingredients from Vizcaya’s kitchen garden.

21 years and older only.

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