LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Oct. 16, 2013) — On Saturday, Nov. 9, Moonshine University at Distilled Spirits Epicenter will offer a two-hour Gin Enthusiast class that will explore the classifications and botanicals of gin, as well as its resurgence in popularity in the United States. The class takes place from 3 to 5 p.m. and costs $29 per person. Moonshine University is located at 801 S. 8th St. To register, call (502) 301-8126 or email [email protected]
The Gin Enthusiast class, like Moonshine University’s Bourbon Enthusiast classes, is suitable for both novices and connoisseurs. The afternoon will include a lesson on the making and history of gin, sensory evaluations of different types of gins and gin botanicals and a distillery tour. Class participants will also have the opportunity to work together to create a custom gin based on their favorite botanicals.
Located at 801 S. 8th St., Distilled Spirits Epicenter consists of Grease Monkey Distillery, Moonshine University and Challenge Bottling and offers educational and training resources focusing on artisan spirits. Through hands-on distilling instruction, classes and bottling services, the Epicenter brings Kentucky’s unique distilling legacy to life. Distilled Spirits Epicenter is the sister company to Flavorman, an international custom beverage development and ingredient supply company. Flavorman’s Beverage Architects and the Epicenter’s team of distilling consultantscan take your idea through every phase of beverage development and production…from start through finish. For more information, visit www.flavorman.com and www.ds-epicenter.com.