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Mon, Mar 04



History of Gin Series

Juniper Presents, The History of Gin, a class series with Dr. Robert Wardy Juniper is proud to host a semi-monthly gin tasting class with University of Arizona Philosophy professor Dr. Robert Wardy.

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History of Gin Series
History of Gin Series

Time & Location

Mar 04, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Juniper , 222 E Congress St, Tucson, AZ 85701, USA


About the event

Classes will be held on the first and third Monday of each month, and will include a series of both gin and gin cocktail tastings. Dr. Wardy will guide guests through the history of gin and gin cocktails, along with anecdotes for cocktail connoisseurs interested in diving deeper in the fascinating and storied legacy of this beloved spirit. Classes are hosted every Monday from 7 pm until 8:30 pm, limited to 12 participants. Tickets are available for $80, with a $20 reservation (refundable up to 48 hours prior to the event). Please see below for more details.

Tasting Menu

  • Welcome Cocktail, (Aviation)
  • Genever Tasting
  • Martini Tasting (choice between a Dry & Dirty Martini)
  • Classic Cocktail Tasting (choice between Martinez and Negroni)
  • Modern Gin Tasting (choice between Bisbee Blue, Bombay Sapphire or Bobby's Schiedam Dry Gin)
  • Modern Cocktail Tasting (choice between Botanist G&T or Strawberry Basil Smash)

Dr. Robert Wardy has been teaching Philosophy for 40 years. Educated at Yale and Cambridge, where he taught for many years before moving to Arizona. Additionally Dr. Wardy has been a lifelong juniper spirit and cocktail connoisseur, and in his youth worked in bars in both Montreal and Italy. He is thrilled to be working with Juniper to educate the Arizona Drinking Public in the ways of gin.


  • History of Gin Series

    Deposit Paid. $60.00 due at class.

    +$0.50 service fee
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