Wind Down @ VCJawn: Women's History Month Cocktail Demo

Virtual session | Play

March 18, 2021 | 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Room: Delaware River Zoom

(Link will go live on 03/18/21)

In this "Wind Down" session, food and lifestyle content creator, Geo Banks-Weston of Geo's Table will offer some quick cocktail making basics while highlighting some of his favorite women mixologists for Women's History Month. Geo is a Philadelphia-based food and lifestyle blogger covering everything from cuisine and cocktails to interior design. He is also is the creator and host of Table 86, a podcast centered on black and other underrepresented creatives of color in the food. What are we making tonight? Ginsberry Cocktail Ingredients:
  • 2 parts gin
  • 1 part Berry Basil Simple Syrup
  • Fresh lime
  1. Place gin and simple syrup in glass mixing pitcher.
  2. Add crushed ice to the pitcher and stir briskly with a cocktail spoon for 30 seconds.
  3. Pour into a Coupe glass and finish with the juice of a lime wedge.
  4. Garnish with a lime peel and/or a few basil leaves.
Blackberry Lavender Bourbon Lemonade Ingredients:
  • Fresh blackberries (optional)
  • 1 part Blackberry Lavender Simple Syrup
  • 1 part fresh lemon juice
  • 1 part bourbon
  • Fresh lavender and blackberries for garnish
  1. (Optional) Muddle a few blackberries (or other fruit of your choice and add to mixture)
  2. Add simple syrup, lemon juice, and bourbon to a large Mason jar
  3. Add crushed ice, and place a lid on the Mason jar. Shake vigorously for 30 seconds
  4. Serve over ice in a glass with blackberries as garnish
March 18, 2021
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