The Speakeasy Hits Montclair

This Saturday, January 28, the Wellmont Theater in Montclair welcomes the Speakeasy, presented by the Montclair Food & Wine Festival and Amanti Vino. This celebration of food, drink, and live entertainment, all in the spirit of the Prohibition Era, will feature more than 20 area restaurants, with libations curated by Amanti Vino. Trent Armand Kendall and Brass ILLUSION will bring guests back to the Jazz Age, and proceeds from the event will benefit Intensive Therapeutics and Montclair High School DIGS


Click here for a full list of participants and to purchase tickets. And get the party started early with this cocktail from Caledonia Spirits (who will be at the event), featuring Bar Hill gin.

MFWF Bees KneesBee’s Knees Cocktail

  • 2 oz Bar Hill gin
  • ⅛ oz honey syrup (1:1)
  • ⅛ oz fresh lemon juice
  • Lemon twist, for garnish

Add all ingredients (except the garnish) into a shaker and shake with ice. Strain into a chilled cocktail class and garnish with a lemon twist.