History and Origins of Aromatic Bitters

Join James Beard award-winning mixologist and author, Dale DeGroff for a tasting presentation on the history and origins of aromatic bitters. Discover the origins of ingredients, while sampling a variety of aromatic bitters, first on their own, then taste each paired in a Bourbon Manhattan.

This session provides an opportunity to experience a spectrum of different styles of aromatic bitters. You'll also learn to identify various flavor profiles while exploring the history of how these botanicals were discovered and how they helped shape history. Following the presentation guests will enjoy Manhattans and hors d'oeuvres at the bar.