Wild Turkey has partnered with the award-winning bar team at Chinatown’s finest cocktail bar – Opium – to celebrate London Cocktail Week (now month) 2021. Home of The Wild Turkey 101 Sesame Old Fashioned, Opium and Wild Turkey are teaming up to launch the Ultimate Wild Turkey Tasting & Cocktail Masterclass.
● The evening will start in Opium’s secret, hidden Peony bar with a Wild Turkey expert, taking attendees through a selection of Wild Turkey’s finest Bourbons (Wild Turkey 101, Longbranch & Rare Breed). Opium’s best-in-class bar team will then take over, crafting two of the venue’s finest Wild Turkey cocktails. Attendees will have the chance to create their own Old Fashioned, so they can perfect this classic at home
● There will be two sessions to choose from, held between 18:00 – 20:00 and 20:30 – 22:30. The ticket price includes the tasting, masterclass, three cocktails AND a goodie bag! Opium is also offering 20% off the drinks bills for tables booked with them after the masterclass, so visitors can continue their evening of cocktail and whiskey discovery
Masterclasses in October:
● Dates: Thursday 7th October (07/10/2021) and Thursday 21st October (21/10/21) ● Times: 18:00 – 20:00 or 20:30 – 22:30
● Price: £20
● Guided Tasting of three Wild Turkey Bourbons (Wild Turkey 101, Longbranch & Rare Breed)
● Tutorial on perfecting the classic Old Fashioned plus two different Opium Wild Turkey 101 cocktails
● Tickets can be purchased by clicking on this link
For fans of the Old Fashioned, be sure to visit Opium during London Cocktail Week to enjoy the Wild Turkey house favourite – The Sesame Old Fashioned – priced at just £7 for the entire month of October for LCW wristband holders.
What you need to know:
1. How do people sign up and book in?
To purchase a ticket, please click this link.
2. What to expect?
Your evening will start in Opium’s secret, hidden Peony bar with a Wild Turkey expert, taking you through a selection of Wild Turkey’s finest Bourbons (Wild Turkey 101, Longbranch & Rare Breed). Opium’s best in class bar team will then take over, crafting you two of their finest Wild Turkey cocktails. You’ll even get to make your own Old Fashioned, teaching you the tricks of the trade, so you can perfect this classic at home.
3. When does it start?
There will be four sessions available in total:
● Thursday 7th October: 18:00-20:00 / 20:30-22:30
● Thursday 21st October: 18:00-20:00 / 20:30-22:30
4. How much does it cost?
The ticket price is £20 and includes the tasting, masterclass, three cocktails (one made by you) AND a goodie bag! Opium is also offering 20% off your drinks bill if you book a table with them after your Wild Turkey masterclass, so you can continue your evening of cocktail and whiskey discovery.
Wild Turkey tickets and stockists
London Cocktail Month Tickets: Here
Main Stockist Tesco, Amazon