Upcoming Events

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herbalalcoholabsinth_520Herbal Alcohol Tour: Absinthe
Saturday, August 1st 11am-12:15pm or 1:15-2:30
The Brooklyn Botanic Garden, 990 Washington Avenue
Members $18, non-members $20
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Learn the sordid history of this maligned alcohol, as well as its recent comeback, as we walk through the herb garden. You’ll get to see, smell and touch the plants that play a part in the creating the flavor of this herbal concoction. Then, you’ll get try absinthe from a local distiller served in a classic fashion.

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herbalalcoholgin_520Herbal Alcohol Tour: Gin
Saturday, August 8th 11am-12:15pm or 1:15-2:30
The Brooklyn Botanic Garden, 990 Washington Avenue
Members $18, non-members $20
Buy tickets here!

Learn about the history of gin while touring the BBG’s herb garden. You’ll see, smell and taste the plants that give gin its distinctive flavor, and learn why gin was such an important part of the recent distilling revival in Brooklyn. Then, we’ll head to the classroom, where we’ll sip a refreshing gin cocktail, with alcohol from a local distiller.

 

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