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The Spirited Botanist

Visitors Center + Robert R. McCormick House East Porch
July 25, 6:30 pm

$25 per adult (over the age of 21)

Interested in trying a new cocktail with a bit of a twist?  Liz Omura, Idea Garden Curator, will host three evening events featuring a cocktail that contains an herb, flower or vegetable grown in the gardens at Cantigny.  You will also be treated to a great little paired nosh crafted by our own Chef Eric.  We’ll start with a short walk to our destination from the Visitors Center, Liz will then share a few interesting facts about the plant part used in the cocktail followed by our culinary and cocktail stewards pouring our drink and serving the tasty treat.  The fee of $25 includes 1 cocktail and 1 tasty treat.  Additional drinks may be available for purchase.

Our July cocktail:The Summer Peach Old-Fashioned, will feature:  Bourbon and lemon thyme, among other ingredients.
Our July nosh: still to be determined

Program will be held indoors in inclement weather.

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