Astor Center Classes, New York

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At the end of this tasting class, you’ll walk away with a clear idea of styles, regions, and flavor profiles common to this exceptional spirit. Participation in this exclusive seminar entitles you to free admission to our more casual, cocktail-focused Rum Bar immediately after this tasting.

$95

Learn from the experts as they demonstrate the tricks and techniques behind making excellent tipples.

$20

This hands-on crash course will teach you everything you need to know to start making both classic and original cocktails at home.

$79

This workshop will take place around the dinner table, so arrive hungry.

$129

By the end of this tasting, you will know what to look for in any wine, why certain wines work well with certain foods, and how to make any wine taste better by serving it correctly.

$79

After class, attendees will: 1) Learn basic tasting method for wines 2) Explore through tasting, the flavor components of different wines 3) Be able to clearly articulate what you’re looking for in your next glass of wine 4) Develop a basic understanding of the influence of different wine-making techniques and the contribution of barrel aging

$79

Participants will explore the popular drinks from the 50’s and 60’s. They will also learn how to make the perfect Martini, Old Fashioned, Mai Tai and many others, all while teaching you the proper techniques behind stirring and shaking like a pro.

$79

Join now as Andy Fisher will lead a tasting of wines that are convincing conventional winemakers to re-think their chemical habits, and are literally changing the taste of wine.

$79

Students will be able to explore and learn culinary uses of spices and more.

$29

After a quick primer on basic bar techniques, current cocktail trends, and the science behind perfect flavor combinations, you'll be let loose to create your own unique libations, using Jonathan’s guidance to perfect your technique.

$69

This seminar aims to answer questions ranging from the historical and geographical factors that influenced the development of the Cognac and Armagnac trade to how the terroir of each region impacts the flavor and aroma profile of the brandies.

$99

In this casual and informative workshop, they will show you exactly what you should be paying attention to in the wide world of American wine.

$59

Join us for an evening as we learn the alchemy behind how Charbay Distillery turns craft beer into two of the finest Whiskeys on the market.

$69

You'll leave this class with a better understanding of why those wines are their go-to favorites, and learn more about the diversity of styles made from grape varieties.

$59

As you taste wines that are representative of their places of origin, you’ll learn exactly what gives each appellation its character. You’ll also see firsthand how the right food can transform unfamiliar wines into new favorites.

$79