Woking Academy

Christmas cocktail masterclass

Raise a glass to Christmas with our cocktail-tasting and making class! We'll inspire you with festive flavours for a classic Christmas drink and an alternative option. With nibbles to share and spirits to taste, this is a great way to celebrate the season! 


What to expect

In Gordon's restaurants, we know how to make any evening special with a beautiful drink. Matching different spirits with flavoured syrups, fresh juices, spices and more, our chefs will inspire you to channel your inner mixologist and get creative with new combinations at home.

It's December and we're feeling festive when it comes to drinks. Inspired by our restaurants, we want to make sure you know how to shake up a delicious part cocktail to celebrate the season in style!

This is fantastic fun activity for those cold winter evenings and will definitely get you in the party spirit. So grab a friend, partner or whole group of you and join our drinks experts and chefs to learn a bit about spirits, festive flavours and simple tricks for cocktail success at home. 

This relaxed evening will let you enjoy learning lots about your drinks, getting hands-on shaking up our own cocktails and indulging in some delicious nibbles to go alongside. The perfect ay to start Christmas!

Class details

Class starts: 3pm or 6.30pm, arrive u to 30 minutes before to check in at reception

Class finishes: 4.30pm or 8pm, but there's plenty of time to finish your drinks and nibbles!

Class size: Maximum 10-12 guests (must be aged 18+)

Some elements may require working in pairs with a classmate, don’t worry if you’ve come alone – it’s a great way to meet new people and have a laugh

Typical recipes and skills (we’ll cook the best available on the day, so we might surprise you!):

  • Master a classic Christmas cocktail
  • Learn about the different spirits and ingredients with sample tastings and flavour profiles
  • Get inspired with a seasonal or new cocktail to try at home, discovering some new ingredients or pairings
  • Have a go at decorative garnishes
  • Enjoy delicious light bites prepared by our Academy team that will complement your drinks

What’s included

  • Expert guidance from our chef teacher and assistants
  • All ingredients and equipment
  • Gordon Ramsay Academy apron to wear in class
  • Recipe wallet and class recipes
  • Refreshments throughout the class