EVENTS

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Public & Private events hosted by yours truly. Beer & Cheese tastings? Yup. Bourbon & Chocolate pairings. Done it too. We event take school busses to vineyards.

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Yoga + Beer

Takes place monthly

Hosted in breweries around Toronto

LATEST LESSONS

April 21, 2016

So Fresh and So Clean: Gin Facial Mist

Spring is in the air, friends! The birds are singing, the sky is blue and Torontonians are breaking out the shorts because we’ve collectively lost our minds …

April 7, 2016

Knock Your Socks off with Bulldog

In case you think you’re going crazy, don’t worry, you’re not. It is April 7th and yes, we did have freezing rain last night. While you were …

March 31, 2016

Being a Beer Yogi

There once was a time, not too long ago, that we would have laughed at the idea of a Yoga and Beer event. Huh? Beer yeah. But …

PRESS

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“The two tipsy teachers behind School House Booze, Rachel and Ashley, are here to teach your sorry vodka-soda-swilling self how to navigate a drinks list with supreme confidence.” – BlogTO

Top 10 Women Friendly Drinking Events in Toronto

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“Drinking 101: Schooled by the Tipsy Teachers” –Decompoz Magazine

Online Magazine Article

Video

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“Listen to this show to find out how these ladies fuse Yoga and beer, what they think about emerging trends in alcohol, the vaping experience, and other ways to blend food, exercise and booze.” –Revenge Gym

The Antidote Podcast #1

The Antidote Podcast #2

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SCHOOL HOUSE BOOZE

AN EDUCATION IN GETTING WHAT YOU WANT

No textbooks or note taking required for this class. Just an open mind, empty glass and a spirit to learn.
Here’s to finding your signature cocktail, discovering the difference between lagers and ales, ordering with confidence, and everything else inbetween.
We know that a little education can go a long way, so learn along with us, top up your glass and become an A+ booze connoisseur!

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WHO ARE THE TIPSY TEACHERS?

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Dubbed as the Tipsy Teachers, we ask the questions we were once too afraid to ask;  what’s the difference between ales and lagers? Shaken and stirred? Do bitters make your drink bitter? Wait… you’re supposed to sip tequila? What’s on tap and what does draught even mean?

Before starting out on this boozy adventure, we found ourselves ordering the same drink all the time and came to the conclusion that there’s more to life than a vodka cran. Now we’re on a mission to learn all things alcohol and share our new knowledge with our readers!

Join the class to learn all about this wonderful, and sometimes confusing, world of booze.

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MEET RACHEL

With adventures that have taken her to more countries than you can count on your fingers and toes, Rachel finds it difficult to stay put. From riding camels, summiting Mt.Kilimanjaro, to sipping cocktails at the world’s highest bar, she’s bound to have a story to share. Now here’s where she gets sappy; of all the adventures she’s been on, School House Booze is by far her favourite. She loves the variety SHB brings; event planner, mixologist, photo styler, to home brewer, you name it! Plus, it doesn’t hurt that she gets to do it all with her best pal.

MEET ASHLEY

Coder and tech specialist by day, baker by night; Ashley finds no shortage of passions to occupy her busy schedule. She can wield a whisk and 3D print you a knick knack all in the same day! Ashley loves the intersection of food and making and her daydreams are full of specs for baking bots and inspector gadget tool belts. Through these blog adventures she’s learning how to be a foodie for booze! School House Booze lets her experiment with flavours – nothing like a city-wide taste test with your best friend!

FACULTY

TEACHER'S ASSISTANTS

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You’d be crazy to think that we could do this all on our own. How would we manage the rowdy kids at the back of class with the spitballs? Our interns help keep School House Booze in tip-top shape, while bringing some textbook tipsy knowledge to the staff room.

SUPPLY TEACHERS

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From NYC to Vancity, across the pond, and back to Toronto, we have Supply Teachers from across the globe! These city savvy foodies, boozies, and health nuts are here to school you on everything from the history behind what’s in your glass to upcycling those old empties.

GUIDANCE COUNSELORS

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Although we would love to say that we just woke up one morning and knew all there was to know about booze, it would be a pretty big lie. If it weren’t for the wonderful mentors we’ve met along the way, we would still be stuck on post number one. 

DRINK SAFELY, FRIENDS

We encourage you to try new flavours and get out of your comfort zone. It’s like being a foodie, but for booze (a boozie, if you will).

However, at School House Booze we never encourage our readers to participate in unsafe levels of alcohol consumption.

Ashley & Rachel

Founders of School House Booze

 
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