- Spirits of Mexico NY
- New York, NY
- October 13, 2011
World Cocktail Day Comes to Devin Tavern!
Renowned Mixologists Present Cocktail Dinner to Raise Funds for a Permanent Museum in New Orleans
WORLD COCKTAIL DAY 2007
Celebrating the Cocktail’s 201 st Birthday!
May 7th through the 14 th
We are pleased to announce a World Cocktail Dinner will be held at Devin Tavern at
363 Greenwich Street , NYC on Monday May 14th as a fundraiser to benefit The Museum of the American Cocktail. Renowned mixologists Tony Abou-Ganim, Dale DeGroff, Sasha Petraske, Gary Regan, David Wondrich, Michael Waterhouse, Will Shine, Aisha Sharpe,
to name just a few, will present an extraordinary array of cocktails matched to Chef Christopher Dunn’s creations. Half of the price of each ticket will go towards building our permanent exhibit in New Orleans in 2008. Tickets cost $250* ($125 of each ticket is tax deductible and will go towards building the new permanent exhibit in New Orleans .) Purchase tickets by calling 212.334.7337 Tickets are limited; please reserve as soon as possible!
In addition, World Cocktail Day celebrations are being planned everywhere from New York to Sydney , Amsterdam , London , Hong Kong , and Berlin …JOIN US! We invite any bar, restaurant, or establishment that is a current "Industry" member of The Museum of the American Cocktail to participate with their own celebrations during the week of May 7th through the 14th. We will be gathering the details and favorite cocktail recipes from participating establishments to post at our website. For more details and information:http://www.MuseumoOfTheAmericancocktail.org/WCD/
We are pleased to announce that the Museum of the American Cocktail will open a satellite exhibit at Pegu Club, at 77 West Houston St , NYCthis spring. A separate room in the back of Pegu is being renovated to include a small exhibit that will feature cocktail shakers, rare books, and other artifacts and the brand new "Museum Bar" where guests can enjoy classic, new, and historical cocktails. The space will also be used as a forum for a series of Museum cocktail presentations given by top mixologists. Details will be posted at the MOTAC website in May.
Founded by a group of the world’s most preeminent cocktail historians and spirits experts, The Museum of the American Cocktail ™ is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing education in mixology and preserving the rich history of the American cocktail. Through its exhibit, educational seminars, and publishing program, the Museum will advance the profession of mixology while stressing the importance of responsible drinking. Please support our efforts by becoming a member today! http://www.museumoftheamericancocktail.org.