Grand Tasting 2017-11-03T15:07:33+00:00

The Grand Tasting is the crown jewel of The Detroit Cocktail Classic.


On Friday, November 17th, over 40 of Detroit’s top drinking establishments are paired with top shelf spirit brands to concoct a signature drink for the occasion that will be served at their unique “Libation Station.” Attendees will taste their way around the event, interacting and engaging with representatives from each establishment and spirit purveyor. Each attendee will receive 12 beverage samples with admission.

This year’s participating Grand Tasting establishments include: The Apparatus Room, Bad Luck Bar, Bigalora, The Bird & The Bread, Chartreuse, The Conserva, Detroit Athletic Club, Firebird Tavern, Gold Cash Gold, Grey Ghost, Honest John’s, Huron Room, Imperial, Joebar, The Last Word, Mabel Gray, Mutiny, Nightcap, The Oakland, Otus Supply, The Peterboro. Prime and Proper, Principle, Public House, Punch Bowl Social, The Relief & Resource Co, Republic, Michael Symon’s Roast, Rock City Eatery, The Root, Rusted Crow, The Sardine Room, Selden Standard, Sidecar Slider Bar, The Skip, Standby, The Sugar House, Takoi, Townhouse, Two James, Westin Book Cadillac, The Whiskey Parlor, and Wright & Company.