Cocktails have been a major part of DC culture since the very beginning George Washington even owned the largest distillery in the country! Join us as we explore the history of prohibition and cocktails in DC and learn how alcohol helped shape this country.
Your DC cocktail tour will start in Indiana Plaza, the site of the famous Temperance Fountain gifted to DC to show support for Prohibition. From there, well take you to visit three of DCs best cocktail bars where well sample drinks, meet the people behind the bars, and learn how their craft cocktails are made.
Well take you underground to a classic, underground DC speakeasy, to the penthouse for a breathtaking view of the city and everywhere in between.
Along the way, youll uncover how cocktails have played a massive part in DCs history, learn how Prohibition shaped the city, and discover the local distilling movement that's returning. By the time youre done, youll never look at cocktails in quite the same way.