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Rum Runners, Rob Roys and the Roaring 20s
     
HOW PROHIBITION CHANGED AMERICA

Saturday, August 5, 2017

5:00pm to 8:30pm
Adults 21 and over only
$50/person
Reservations Required

Please join us at Rancho Los Alamitos on Saturday, August 5th for cocktails with 1920s rancher Fred H. Bixby and his lovely wife Florence Green Bixby. While at the ranch, learn HOW PROHIBITION CHANGED AMERICA from our illustrious guest speaker, culinary historian RICHARD FOSS.

The evening will kick off with your host and hostess welcoming you with Fred H. Bixby’s signature whisky punch and a light alfresco supper. Dinner will be followed by a lively and informative presentation by guest speaker Richard Foss on cocktails, epicurean tastes of the ‘20s, and the policies and politics behind Prohibition and the Volstead Act. The presentation will be punctuated with tastes of Prohibition era cocktails and spirits to illustrate salient points.

A Q&A will follow the presentation accompanied by coffee and dessert.

1920s attire encouraged but optional!

Program Schedule
5:00 – 5:30 - Parking and Check-In
5:30 pm PROMPT - Dinner Is Served
6:15 pm  - Presentation Begins
7:45 pm - Break
8:00 pm - Q&A over Coffee & Dessert
8:15 pm - Gift Shop, Book Signing, More Q&A
 
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  Photo of Richard Foss,
 
A Delightful way to sp[end a summer evening

 

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