Durham Spirits Co. is about creating great food,
great drinks and great community.
Enjoy all that Summer Has to offer! Let's get cooking!
Couples' Night out: Cuban Picnic
August 7th, 6-8 pm: What better way to spend a summer night, than on the back porch with a Cuban feast? This little island has a lot more to offer Fidel Castro and cigars! Find out why this was Ernest Hemingway's favorite place to escape. We will discuss traditional dishes and cooking techniques of this culinary hotspot! Complete with a Cuban cocktail!
Menu includes: Black Bean Soup with Lime and Sherry; Plantain Chips; Cuban Style Pulled Pork with Cuban Rice; Ruby Grapefruit and Cilantro Mojo; Lime, Oregano, and Garlic, Mojo; Pineapples Foster with Chocolate Sauce; Cocktail.
Also check out Summer Pickling and Preserving on August 2nd!
August 12th, 6-8 pm: With the bountiful summer vegetables that are now available, what better time of year to become healthy and eat the fruits of your garden (or the Farmers Market)?We are creating an entire meal, utilizing all the local produce...with these tasty dishes, we are sure you will not be wondering "Where the meat?"
Menu includes: Summer Squash Fritters; Chilled Heirloom Tomato Soup; Charred Okra and Tomatillos with Fried Okra Croutons; Videla Onion and Tomato Tart; Corn and Lady Pea Salad; Eggplant with Chickpeas; Peach & Blackberry Crostada.
Also check out Summer Southern Brunch on August 22nd!
July 22nd, 6-8 pm: If you are still wondering what the difference between charcoal and gas are. Or maybe every time you grill, it turns into a blackened dried out mess. In this class we will discuss, proper grilling technique, marinades, and the timing of cooking on a grill...both charcoal and gas!
Menu includes: Grilled Panzanella; Marinaded Tequila Lime Chicken; Grilled Corn and Avocado Salad; Grilled Flatbread; Grilled Peaches with Buttermilk Ice Cream
Also check out Spanish Nights on August 28th!