Literary Cocktail Tasting

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Thursday June 28

6:00 PM  –  8:00 PM


Join us for an evening of Literary Cocktails! Explore the AWM with literary libations inspired by our exhibits. Sip on The Imagination beverage while running down memory lane in our Children’s Gallery or try The Agitator, a special cocktail in honor of our new Frederick Douglass exhibit. The choice is yours!


The Imagination

Vodka, Watermelon Juice, Lime Juice and Kiwi garnish

Based off of AWM's Children's Gallery


My Kind of Town

Bourbon, Ginger Beer, Lime Juice, White Cranberry Juice, Lime garnish

Based off of AWM's Chicago Gallery


The Agitator

Bourbon, Ginger Ale, Cherry Bitters, Muddled Blueberries and Lemon, lemon garnish

Based off the new Frederick Douglass: Agitator Exhibit


The Mind of a Writer

Vodka, Raspberry Iced Tea, Lemonade, garnish lemon

This cocktail was picked up by Chicago Magazine as cocktail of the summer


Cocktails created and served by Cocktails by Scott. 

Each tasting ticket is $5. Additional tickets will be available for purchase at the event.