Cocktail Academy: American Whiskey with the Bourbon Babes
When: Saturday, February 11, 2017, 2 p.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Hook & Ladder Manufacturing Co., 1630 S Street, Sacramento
Cost: $75 – SOLD OUT
What: The science of the sip, wheat, barley, corn, rye, and mash bills. About the Cocktail Academy: Join Hook & Ladder for a series of cocktail classes led by Beverage Director Chris Tucker. Each class will last approximately 2 hours and feature a lecture and demonstration, tasting, and hands on drink creation. Enjoy small bites from the kitchen while you practice your skills.
National Bourbon Day Happy Hour
When: Monday, June 13, 2016, 4 p.m.-6 p.m. (RSVP on Facebook)
Where: Empress Tavern, 1013 K Street, Sacramento
What: Join the Bourbon Babes and Empress Tavern to kick off a week-long celebration for National Bourbon Day! If bourbon on a Monday isn’t your jam, Empress Tavern will feature the Bourbon Babes cocktails throughout the week during Happy Hour, 4pm-6pm. $1 of your Bourbon Babe cocktail purchase will support the American River Parkway Foundation.
DISPLAY California x Bourbon Babes
When: Saturday, April 16, 2016, 12 p.m.–3 p.m. (RSVP on Facebook)
Where: DISPLAY: California, 3433 Broadway, Sacramento
What: Bourbon Babes and DISPLAY will host a DIY cocktail making class where attendees can learn how to make the Babes’ signature cocktails. You will also be able to grab a limited edition DISPLAY: California x Bourbon Babes collaborative poster as well as shop at “The Bodega” for all your locally sourced California products.
The Bourbon Babes + The Brothers
When: Wednesday, March 9, 2016, 6 p.m.–9 p.m. (RSVP on Facebook)
Where: de Vere’s Irish Pub, 1521 L Street, Sacramento
What: It’s good to know people. And in this case, it’s good to be a Requested user. This month, Requested partners with the lovely Bourbon Babes and handsome de Vere’s brothers for an exclusive bourbon tasting event.
We’ve curated a special selection of bourbon and whiskey for the event. Each Babe has picked a favorite from de Vere’s expansive menu and will offer their own tasting notes.
Henry and Simon, brothers and owners of de Vere’s Irish Pub, will create a surprise flight with 4 selections from the Babes’ curated list. All the items on this exclusive tasting menu will be offered at special pricing.
Inaugural Bourbon Babes Bourbon Crawl
The Nitty-Gritty Details:
When: Sunday, June 14, 2015, beginning at 2 p.m. (full schedule below)
Where: Midtown Sacramento, California
- 2 p.m.: Red Rabbit, J between 28th & 27th
- 3 p.m.: Federalist, in the alley between N & Capitol and 20th & 21st
- 4:30 p.m.: Block, 20th between K & J
What: Celebrate National Bourbon Day with the Babes. Drink delicious cocktails at some of our favorite Sacramento bars.
Who: All Girl Babes and Boy Babes are invited to join. You don’t have to be a bourbon drinker already, but chances are you’ll become a devotee!
Cost: Free, plus cost of food and drinks. RSVP on Facebook>
The Pretty Description: Love bourbon? Never tried it? Either way, join Sacramento’s own Bourbon Babes for the inaugural Bourbon Crawl through Midtown Sacramento in celebration of National Bourbon Day on June 14th. Join in at the beginning, or pick up at a stop along the way (full schedule above). Find one of the Babes and get your hand stamped to unlock deals at each stop. Meet at Red Rabbit at 2 p.m. for a kick off beverage and then head forth! Walk along or bring your bike. Make sure you have a safe way to get home. Share your photos: #BourbonBabesCrawl #NationalBourbonDay