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Cocktail Introduction Course

Cocktail Introduction Course

Entry level
BEGINNER
Days
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Focus
  • 10% Class room
  • 90% Behind the bar
  • 0% Home study

€ 75, - incl. VAT

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Course description

The Cocktail Introduction course gives students an impression on how to work behind a professional cocktail bar.

During this interactive day you will work behind your own bar with real ingredients. You will experience what it’s like to create cocktails in a professional bar setting.

  • Learn about the evolution of the cocktail
  • Learn how to make popular cocktails
  • Learn the basic cocktail making skills
  • Create your own cocktail
Modules
History of cocktails

Discover and taste different type of cocktails from the 17th century full bodied and complex tasting classics to present day fresh and exotic cocktails.

Basic cocktail making skills

Behind your own bar you will practice all the basic cocktail making techniques with real ingredients.

Create your own signature drink

You will create your own signature drink according to the basic principles of mixology.

Free tour House of Bols – Cocktail and Genever experience

This interactive self-guided tour will take you through the world of cocktail, Dutch drinking traditions and the traditional Dutch spirit; Genever.

Schedule
12.45 - 13.00 Arrival at the Bols Bartending Academy
13.00 - 17.00 Cocktail Introduction Course
17.00 - 18.00 Tour House of Bols – Cocktail & Genever experience + free cocktail

Requirements
  • Minimum age of 18
  • Competent Dutch or English language skills

*Courses are held in English