We all marvel when we see an expert at work, making complex tasks look easy or illustrating their knowledge on various subjects in a meaningful way.

Now the St. James’s Hotel and Club gives you the opportunity to become an expert in some crucial lifestyle skills. All classes are conducted by experts in their field and include practical demonstrations, the opportunity for questions and a goodie bag to take away.

The classes make excellent gifts for friends, family or partners and are perfect for corporate bonding, hen and stag parties.

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  • Cocktail Masterclass

    You are invited to join us at one of our new and exciting Cocktail Masterclasses. Discover the very finest creative concoctions with tastings, demonstrations and the chance to recreate your all-time favourite cocktails. The Cocktail Masterclasses are ideal for corporate entertainment with a twist, or a more social occasion with friends where you will enjoy a hands-on group tutorial led by our award-winning Mixologist, Salvatore Maggio. The Cocktail Masterclasses are suitable for parties of 6 or more and include canapés, welcome drinks and our excellent British Tapas. The Cocktail Masterclasses are both fun and informative and will begin with a welcome mocktail or tea/coffee on arrival, followed by a spirit tasting and in depth exploration of the best base components for a cocktail. Then, while enjoying our delicious British Tapas, learn how to make and shake three signature cocktails (with plenty of tastings along the way) before trying your hand at mixing up your very own. Each month there will be a different theme based around selected ingredients, so why not join us every month to expand your knowledge even further? Details can be found below. January ~ Detox cocktails February ~ Romantic cocktails March ~ April ~ The cost is £65pp and includes VAT. A discretionary 12.5% service charge will be added to the bill. Minimum number 6 people – Maximum number 20 people - Every Saturday and Sunday.

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  • Cheese and Wine masterclass

    Have you ever dreamed of becoming a Cheese and Wine Connoisseur? Here is your chance courtesy of the St. James’s Hotel and Club and Cheesemonger Paxton & Whitfield, both situated in the St. James’s London. This masterclass is designed to introduce cheese and wine enthusiasts to the pairing of some of the best British cheeses, wonderful wines and local seasonal food prepared by Michelin-starred Chef William Drabble. The Master Class is priced at £150.00 per person and includes: A wine and cheese degustation held by our in-house Head Sommelier and an expert Cheesemonger by Paxton & Whitfield A three-course lunch by Michelin-starred Chef William Drabble, including matching wines and a selection of four British cheeses for dessert A goodie bag with a Paxton & Whitfield cheese sample and a half-bottle of wine to take home.

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  • Winemaker Dinner with Domaine de la Taille aux Loups & Domaine de la Butte

    Jacky Blot and his son and fellow winemaker Jean Philippe are amongst the world’s most revered exponents of the Chenin Blanc variety, his Domaine de la Taille aux Loups property is planted with nothing else, and amongst his 12.5 ha of vines are some truly ancient 90 year parcels that contribute to his top cuvées. His son Jean-Philippe is now an integral part of the winemaking operation, and he will be in London on 10 May 2017 to present his wines alongside a specially created tasting dinner at St. James’s Hotel and Club.

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