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Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Exploratorium to Delve Into the Science of Cocktails in 2010

Posted By on Wed, Dec 23, 2009 at 9:10 AM

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We predict that "Science of Cocktails" will be a fun way to elevate your level of drinking knowledge in 2010. Mixologists from 15 Romolo, Orson, The Alembic, 83 Proof, Annabelle's Bistro, and more to be announced will lead a series of hands-on alcoholic science experiments that'll demonstrate chemical reactions, properties of physics, and -- perhaps most importantly -- how to neutralize hangovers.

This epic liquid fund-raising laboratory takes place on Wednesday, Jan. 20, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Exploratorium (3601 Lyon at Baker). Admission is $50-$75 and available for advance purchase at the official event site. Recipes and experiment methodology will be posted online in January, so you can try this at home, kids.

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