May 6, 2016 Book signing with Warren Bobrow at Malaprop’s
Asheville’s own Malaprop’s Bookstore will host a reading and signing at 5:30 PM on May 6th with this well-known cocktail author. Bobrow, known as the “Cocktail Whisperer” among being a notable writer featured in Saveur and many other publications, is the author of three books:Apothecary Cocktails: Restorative Drinks from Yesterday and Today (2013), Whiskey Cocktails: Rediscovered Classics and Contemporary Craft Drinks (2014) and Bitters and Shrub Syrup Cocktails: Restorative Vintage Cocktails, Mocktails & Elixirs (2015).http://cocktailwhisperer.com
Warren Bobrow is the celebrated author/bar man and mixologist responsible for the forthcoming book, Cannabis Cocktails. This book which takes the tack of healing over being just another stoner book is certain to make some waves in the formerly stoic liquor world.
Warren is a published food writer as well as a mixologist. A long strange trip it’s been. He writes for the “Fabulous Beekman 1802 Boys” as their cocktail writer. (Klaus, The Soused Gnome)Warren has recently written for Whole Foods/Dark Rye, Eater.com, Distiller Magazine, Edible East End, Total Food Service, Tabletop Journal, Beverage Media Group, Leite’s Culinaria and Foodista.
Spirit Dinner at Rhubarb with Warren Bobrow and John Fleer, Cinco de Mayo tasting and bar crawl with Hornitos tequila!!
Spirit Week Dinner
Battala de Puebla
Hornitos Tequila, Orange, Grapefruit, Lime Oil, Yerba Mate, Cognac, Granache Blend, Polynesian Bitters
Knob Creek Rye, Bruleed Grapefruit, Rhubarb Bitters, Sonic Ice
Basil Hayden, Laphroig 10 Year, Lemon, Mint, Ginger, Fernet Branca, Luxardo Marashino
The Gilded Age
Knob Creek Single Barrel Bourbon, Greenman Porter “Beermouth”, Stone Fruit Shrub, Angostura Bitters
Do please join me!
May 1-8 Best Bloody Mary Contest takes place at participating Asheville bars and restaurants
Wednesday, May 4 Cocktail Theatre with Rob Floyd
Thursday, May 5 Spirit Dinner at Rhubarb with Warren Bobrow and John Fleer, Cinco de Mayo tasting and bar crawl with Hornitos tequila at The Imperial Life
Friday, May 6 Book signing with Warren Bobrow at Malaprop’s, Southeastern Distilling Expo at the S&W Building (service industry only; free of charge), Industry seminars at the S&W (service industry only; free of charge), Fourth annual ELIXIR bar competition at the S&W
Saturday, May 7 Hangover Brunch at The Imperial Life with Cathead Vodka, Cocktail tours with Eating Asheville, Kentucky Derby Party at the Smoky Park Supper Club’s Boat House, with Maker’s Mark, Old Fashioned Nightcap with Knob Creek on the rooftop of the Social Lounge
Sunday, May 8 Best Bloody Mary Contest results released online
All events require either tickets or an RSVP. For ticketing, schedule details and more information, visit ashevillewineandfood.com.