The Shelborne South Beach is located in the heart of South Beach’s Art Deco District and is known for its live entertainment, local flavors from fresh cuisine, pool parties, and tropical beach ambiance. This event will take place in The Shelborne’s very own speakeasy-inspired bar, The Drawing Room. Patrons can find eccentric zebra print seating and wooden shelves stacked behind the bar, giving off all the classic speakeasy vibes.
Upon arrival, guests will be handed a hand-shaken daiquiri. From there, guests will get a chance to taste and experience Mixology Mixer’s three Miami-inspired curated cocktails, crafted by the spirited storyteller himself master mixologist, Gio Gutierrez of Chat Chow TV.
What to expect:
Kick off your night with a traditional Havana Club Hand Shaken Daiquiri as you take your seats in the beautiful Shelborne Hotel’s Drawing Room
Follow along as Gio demonstrates the step-by-step preparation of each of the three cocktails with a recipe card to take with you: Sunny Piña Colada, 305 Mojito, Cafecito O’Clock. But don’t be jealous, you’ll be able to taste each of Mixology Mixer’s creations.
Q&A with Gio about the art of Mixology in Miami.
Mixology Mixer Te Amo Miami Kit will be available for purchase after tasting so you can show off your newly learned skills to you and your friends.
Enjoy mouthwatering hand-rolled sushi and sake available for purchase.
About your Hosts: Cuban-born and Miami-bred, Giovanny Gutierrez brings six years of hospitality experience to the table in his role as U.S. Havana Club Ambassador. A bona fide lover of rum, Gio first joined the Bacardi Team in 2013 as Florida ambassador for its high-end, award-winning Facundo Rum collection. From developing and executing training to fostering brand advocacy within the South Florida community, Gio satiates his insatiable thirst through educating and inspiring those around him by creating unforgettable spirited experiences with anyone that luckily crosses his path. While he lives and breathes Miami, you will typically find him traveling the country—hosting events and seminars, guest bartending anywhere where they’ll let him shake up a daiquiri, and representing all things Cuba.
Meet Adrian Gonzalez, the owner of David’s Cafe. A beloved family-owned institution that’s been known for over 44 years. Thanks to the Shelborne, guests can try these authentic flavors from the convenience of our hotel’s lobby.