Private Cocktail Classes Toronto And Ontario

Our private cocktail classes are a great option if you are looking for a fun group or team building activity in Toronto and surrounding cities across Ontario. With our cocktail course you have control over the scheduled date and time, and location. We also offer both alcoholic and non-alcoholic mocktail classes.

We have the best cocktail classes to help you and your guests learn the fundamental skills and knowledge to create tasty, well balanced drinks. We provide hands-on experience with the basic tools, ingredients, and techniques to make your own cocktails. Once you and your guests have mastered the basics at our cocktail making workshop, it will create a platform for your own creative experimentation to become a mixology pioneer.

Below is an overview of what is included in our private cocktail making class, pricing, and answers to frequently asked questions.

What Is Included In Your Cocktail Making Class?

Expert Mixologist Facilitation

Our mixologists love helping people learn to make tasty drinks! Join in on the fun!

You learn:

  • How to build a drink to engage the senses.
  • How to use various equipment properly to build a great quality cocktail.
  • How to prepare, use, and properly store drink ingredients.
  • How to select drinks for an occasion considering the theme, seasonality, and food served.
  • The history and evolution of cocktails.
  • Tips and techniques to enhance your home bar.

By the end of your 1.5 hour cocktail bartender course, you will have a handle on the fundamentals of mixology. We look forward to seeing you at our one day cocktail class!

Cocktail Course Toronto
Cocktail Making Class Toronto

Drink Ingredients And Bespoke Menu

With our cocktail master class you get to choose the kind of drinks you want to mix. This allows you to tailor the experience to: interests, theme, food pairings, and alcohol or non-alcohol preference.

The mixology class includes two drinks. One drink that is prepared shaken and one that is prepared using a stirring technique. The cocktails you select for your mixology class  are drinks that incorporate a variety of ingredients and preparation techniques.

We include all the drink ingredients such as:

  • Alcohol or non-alcoholic spirits.
  • Large cube cocktail ice.
  • Fruits, herbs, vegetables.
  • Garnishes.
  • Bitters and spices.
  • Mixes, juices, or soda.
  • Other ingredients as required.

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Professional Mixology Equipment

Great quality equipment is a prerequisite for great quality drinks. Because we aim to deliver the best cocktail making experience we include professional equipment and beverageware rentals for each participant.

We can include new equipment packed in a gift box for your guests to take home after the cocktail making session. Click the link below to view the types of equipment available for purchase.

Gifted Mixology Equipment

Cocktail Master Class
Potato Chip Snack

Light Snacks (Optional)

When you serve drinks you should have a food option available.

We offer some tasty snacks to complement your drinks!

Our snacks start at $10 each. Click the link below to see the light snacks we offer.

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Greater Toronto Cocktail Class Formats And Pricing

Cocktail Workshop Toronto

Cocktail Mixing Class At 180 Drinks

If you have 25 or fewer guests we can host your cocktail mixing course at 180 Drinks. We are located at at: 400 Matheson Blvd E Unit 20, Mississauga, ON L4Z 1N8

Pricing starts at $400 facilitator fee price plus $60 a guest. An 18% service fee is applied post event. Taxes are extra.

Additional upgrades include:

  • Gifted mixology equipment to take home
  • Snacks

For a formal quote hosted at the 180 Drinks mixology company please contact us.

Mobile Cocktail Making Class

Looking for a professional ocktail making class that comes to you? Our mobile mixology class is a great option!

Our cocktail making master class is great for for:

  • Corporate Cocktail Making Class
  • Cocktail Making Birthday Party
  • Team Building
  • Bachelor or Bachelorette Parties
  • Staff or Customer Appreciation
  • Cocktail Bartender Training
  • At Home Cocktail Making Night
  • Holiday Cocktail Class

Pricing:

  • $400 facilitator fee plus $60 a guest.
  • An 18% service fee is applied post event.
  • Taxes are extra.
  • Additional travel charges apply for distances greater than 50 kms.

Upgrades for an additional cost include:

  • Gifted mixology equipment to take home
  • Snacks

For an official mobile cocktail mixing workshop quote please contact us.

Mobile Cocktail Class
Virtual Cocktail Class

Hybrid (Virtual and In-Person Mixology Class)

Combining an in-person cocktail training course with a cocktail training online is a great way to get together, especially if you have teams or family or friends in different geographic events. Customers love our virtual sessions because they offer convenience, affordability, and flexibility.

To learn more about our virtual mixology class please click the link below.

Virtual Mixology Class

Mixology Class Gift Certificates

Looking to give the gift of a mixology experience to an individual or group?

We have gift certificates available!

Please contact us for private mixology classes for groups gift certificate quote or click the link below to purchase a public class gift certificate.

Public Mixology Class Gift Certificate

Mixology Class Gift Card

Frequently Asked Questions

faq Do I Need A Liquor License?

180 Drinks is fully licensed for off-premise events through the Alcohol Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) by a caterer’s endorsement. We take care of the licensing, and therefore you do not require a liquor license for your event.

faq Do I need to provide anything?

For the mixology class we require access to running water to provide your guests drinking water and for general sanitation. On request we can bring bottled water for drinking and water for general sanitation.

We also require 91.5 cm wide x 38cm deep (36 inch wide x 15 inch deep) of table space per participant. If you don’t have this amount of table space per guest let us know and we can assist with a table rental.

faq Can I supply my own ingredients?

We supply the all drink ingredients for your in-person mixology class.

faq Can I provide my own food options?

Food is required when consuming alcohol. It is also a great opportunity to further enhance the theme of your event. For example, pair some Mexican food with some margaritas. Or how about some BBQ food with a smoked old fashioned! Yes please!

If you don’t have food available we can provide some light snack options.

faq What is the maximum number of guests that can participate?

For events located at 180 Drinks we can host a maximum of 25 guests.

For a mobile mixology class at your venue we don’t have any limit to the number of guests that can participate. The limit is driven by how many guests you can accommodate at your venue.

faq Do You Offer Non-alcoholic Mocktail Options?

At 180 Drinks we do offer non-alcoholic mocktail kits. Interestingly mocktails have seen booming demand across Canada! According to data from the payment platform known as Square, mocktail sales in the first half of January had increased 123% year over year, a new high. And the demand continues to be higher than normal.

faq Do You Offer Customizations?

Have a customization idea or special request?

We offer several customizations including:

  • Engraved shaker tin as a gift.
  • Custom cocktails or mocktails.
  • Shorter cocktail making session duration.

Don’t see what you are looking for? Get in touch with today to discuss your requirements!

faq Do You Offer Mixology Classes For Team Building?

A private cocktail class is a fun activity for any kind of group! You can use a craft cocktail class as a team building activity for your company. This is a unique, offbeat way of building relationships between team members.

We can provide a team building mixology class for a group of any size in Toronto and surrounding cities across Ontario.

faq Can I Focus On A Specific Base Spirit or Drink?

We can tailor our menu to your specific requirements including selecting drinks that include a specific base spirit. For example we could choose a specific drink or base spirit

  • Gin Mixing Class
  • Manhattan or Whiskey Cocktail Class
  • Bellini Cocktail Class

faq What Areas Do You Serve In Ontario For Your Cocktail Making Event?

For virtual craft cocktail classes we serve anywhere on planet earth.

For in-person private mobile mixology classes we serve the the following cities:

  • Ajax
  • Aurora
  • Barrie
  • Brampton
  • Brant
  • Brantford
  • Burlington
  • Caledon
  • Cambridge
  • Fort Erie
  • Grimsby
  • Guelph
  • Halton Hills
  • Hamilton
  • Ingersoll
  • King City
  • Kitchener
  • Lincoln
  • London
  • Markham
  • Milton
  • Mississauga
  • Newmarket
  • Niagara Falls
  • Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Oakville
  • Oshawa
  • Pelham
  • Pickering
  • Port Colborne
  • Richmond Hill
  • Schomberg
  • Catharines
  • Stratford
  • Thorold
  • Cocktail Making Class Toronto Areas: Downtown Core, East End, East York, Etobicoke, GTA, North York, North End, Old Toronto, Scarborough, West End, and York.
  • Vaughan
  • Waterloo
  • Stratford
  • Welland
  • Whitby
  • Woodbridge
  • Woodstock

Don’t see your location listed? Get in touch today to join our Toronto cocktail class!

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