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Distilled California: An Imbibed History

Presented by Bowers Museum at Bowers Museum, Santa Ana CA

May 22 2021
Distilled California: An Imbibed History

Join Dylan Almendral, Gentleman Historian, and Ryan Friesen, Distiller Extraordinaire, for an evening of libations and laughs as they dive into the rich legacy of subtle inebriation in Orange County with its beginnings as a premier wine region of California, prior to Northern California's rise to fame. Learn about Orange County's boozy history prior to 1900, and the technology and techniques of distilling while viewing the Bowers' historic brandy still, formerly owned by Don Juan Forster.


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Member $30 | General $45 | Ticket includes presentation, exhibit access and cocktail

Advance purchase required  |  21 years & up only

6 PM | Doors and exhibit access
7 PM | Camino Viejo cocktail is served
8 PM | Presentation begins

Contact: 714.567.3677


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  • May 22, 2021 at 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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