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Shaken, not Stirred: Happy Hour at B2B Next

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Hosted by renowned mixologist, Jay Sanders

Jay Sanders is the operator of Drastic Measures. He has been in the craft cocktail scene in Kansas City for 12 years, most notably as the General Manager of SoT, and Manifesto for which his bar programs were semifinalists for the James Beard award for Most Outstanding Cocktail programs. Most recently he was the Director of Development for a restaurant group that opened 9 bars across the country. When he isn’t found at the bar you can find him volunteering for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kansas City or in a field somewhere throwing a ball to his dog.

Drastic Measures is a neighborhood cocktail bar in downtown Shawnee, Kansas. A place with an upbeat vibe, quirky but thoughtful drinks and a low-key setting for conversation and connections.


Night 1: Stirred, Not Shaken.

Tuesday, September 29 4:00 PM – join us for one night or two!

Jay will focus on 3 main stirred cocktails; The Old Fashioned, The Manhattan, and The Classic Gin Martini. He’ll talk about why we stir these classics, the real recipes behind them, and do a demonstration on how to make them at home.

Stock the Bar

Bourbon, Sweet Vermouth, Angostura Bitters, Simple Syrup, Something to mix in/ with, Gin, Dry Vermouth, Orange Bitters

Night 2: Shaken..Never Stirred

Wednesday, September 30th 4:00 PM – join us for one night or two!

On night two, Jay will teach the history of The Classic Daiquiri, The Whisky Sour and The Margarita. Learn these classic recipes and know why their constructed as they are to create your own perfect drinks at home.

Stock the Bar

Rum, Tequila, Triple Sec, Bourbon, Lemon, Lime, Simple Syrup

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