The Art of Distillation

Friday 5/10 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm

The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Join Maite in the first in a series of evening programs at the Huntington!

Start the evening in the library’s reading room to look through and discuss what is possibly the earliest detailed book on distillation, The Art of Distillation, authored by English physician John French and first published in London in 1651. After exploring the book, participate in a cocktail-making workshop. Bread, cheese and nuts provided.

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image from The art of distillation: or, A treatise of the choicest spagyrical preparations, experiments, and curiosities, performed by way of distillation…” by John French

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