Like baking a cake, mixing a drink requires precise measurements and the restraint to not ingest so many ingredients that you ruin your own birthday party. Become a power-mixer with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $25 for mixology boot camp admission for one (a $50 value)
- $45 for two admissions (a $100 value)
- $85 for four admissions (a $200 value)
Every Wednesday until August 15, Lincoln Park’s Linkin House hosts a two-hour mixology boot camp led by mixing experts. Students learn to master popular drinks and properly cut fruit and garnishes, then leave with notes and recipes to continue practicing at home. Classes run from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
ChicagoMixology.com runs mixology lessons and events throughout the city, passing on cocktail wisdom to budding bartenders and savvy hosts. Its roster of upcoming classes gives students the opportunity to learn cocktail staples and invent their own recipes—with input from industry professionals—in venues that range from local bars to Loop lounges and the Andersonville alleyway that conceals a portal to Narnia.: