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The Drunken Botanist

Date/Time

Sep 28, 2019
06:30 PM until 08:30 PM

Description

The Drunken Botanist at OK Distilling Company.

Amy Stewart’s New York Times best-seller, The Drunken Botanist: The Plants that Create the World's Great Drinks, is a favorite of mixologists and bartenders worldwide, including Tulsa’s own Hunter Stone Gambill, owner of OK Distilling Company. Join us for an evening exploring the botanical-booze connections as Amy shares fascinating facts on some of the plants that make the world’s greatest drinks. OK Distilling will be crafting cocktails. 

Limited seating. This event will be held at OK Distilling Co 1724 E 7th St.  Ages 21+ only. Tickets are $25, purchase online at tulsabotanic.org or by phone at 918-289-0330. (Drinks sold separately.) 

Buy your tickets here.

About the book: 

In her follow-up to the New York Times bestsellers Wicked Bugs and Wicked Plants, Amy Stewart explores the odd, unusual, and surprisingly common plants that have produced the world’s greatest spirits. The Drunken Botanist uncovers the enlightening botanical history and the fascinating science and chemistry of over 150 plants, flowers, trees, fruits, and even a few fungi.  

About Amy: 

Amy Stewart is the New York Times best-selling author of ten books, including The Drunken Botanist, Wicked PlantsWicked Bugs, and Flower Confidential. She won an International Association of Culinary Professionals Food Writing Award for The Drunken Botanist, and has also received a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship, and an American Horticultural Society’s Book Award.

Her books have sold over a million copies worldwide and have been translated into 17 languages. Amy is a highly sought-after public speaker whose spirited lectures have entertained audiences at Cornell University, Google corporate offices, Microsoft, as well as Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, New York Botanical Garden and Dallas Museum of Art. 

Amy has been featured in numerous television, radio and print appearances including CBS Sunday Morning, the PBS documentary The Botany of Desire, National Public Radio and in the New York Times, LA Times, and O, The Oprah Magazine.

She lives in Portland with her husband Scott Brown, a rare book dealer. 

Cost

$25

Location

View map Oklahoma Distilling Company
1724 E 7th St.
Tulsa, OK

Additional Information

Sponsor

Tulsa Botanic Garden

Phone

918-289-0330

Contact name

Tulsa Botanic Garden

Contact email

lori@tulsabotanic.org

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