Breaking down the "Mother Cocktails"
Join award-winning bartender Alex Jump as she breaks down the nitty gritty of cocktail foundations to help you feel more confident in creating your own cocktails at home
- Great for Teams or Clients
The secret to creating a well balanced cocktail lies in understanding the foundations that make up the 6 Mother Cocktails. In this class we'll talk through all 6 styles of cocktails, and how they relate to the modern classics that we've come to know and love today. By the end, you'll feel comfortable not just making the classics for your friends, but also creating drinks of your own.
You and Alex Jump will meet in your home (over video chat) to shake, stir, taste, share stories, and delve into the world of cocktails. You will not only have a great time but also acquire valuable skills that will last well beyond your time together.Private
This Delicious Experience is not a pre-recorded video, big Zoom gathering, or the kind of online course where your eyes glaze over; it is a one-of-a-kind private experience where you and Alex Jump will work together to create something amazing together.Customizable
After booking, you will communicate directly with Alex Jump to adapt the experience to your tastes, interests, skill level, and alcohol preferences.Virtual
Prior to the online cocktail class we will provide you with a Zoom link and any assistance you may need to connect to the experience from your laptop, tablet, or phone.
Connect up to 2 screens to share the experience with friends or family. Contact us for discounted rates on additional screens.
Alex Jump originally hails from Chattanooga, where she grew up breathing Southern hospitality. A BAR-5 Day graduate, Alex honed her skills by working behind and running bar programs at multiple James Beard nominated restaurants. She has competed and won multiple national competitions including Speed Rack's 2017 Southwest Champion, Lustau Solera Standout's 2018 Winner, Heaven Hill Bartender of the Year, & Bombay Sapphire Most Imaginative Bartender 2020 Finalist. A year after moving to Denver Alex joined the opening team of Death & Co Denver in 2018 as the Head Bartender. She was one of Punch’s Bartenders in Residence in 2019 and most recently she was nominated for Bartender of the Year at the 2020 Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards.
In early 2020 after competing in Bombay Sapphire’s Most Imaginative Bartender and forming the idea for Focus on Health, an initiative dedicated to bringing health & wellness to the forefront of the hospitality world, Alex joined forces with Lauren Paylor to bring this idea to life. Together they are working towards creating better lives for those who work in the food & beverage industry. Outside of work, Alex enjoys practicing yoga, doting on her dog, Julep, and riding motorcycles with her friends.