Beat the Heat with Katherine Anne Confections

This hot July weather is getting the best of us all! Beat the heat with this great event with Katherine Anne Confections! This chocolate and cocktails party (what a great combo!) will help distract you from the 100-degree weather and focus your mind on something delicious—chocolate and cocktails!

Chocolate and Cocktails with Katherine Anne Confections and North Shore Distillery

Summer is here and what better way to celebrate than with chocolate and cocktails? Katherine Anne Confections and North Shore Distillery are teaming up for TWO delicious events—Chocolate & Cocktails Chicago and Chocolate & Cocktails Lake Bluff. These events will be evenings of handcrafted cocktails and artisan truffles, caramels and marshmallows.

Chocolate & Cocktails Chicago will kick off with a welcome cocktail and a chance to mix and mingle. Next, enjoy five mini-cocktails perfectly paired with five decadent treats from Katherine Anne Confections. Savory light bites will also be available.

At Chocolate & Cocktails Lake Bluff guests will enjoy five mini-cocktails perfectly paired with five decadent treats from Katherine Anne Confections or can purchase full sized cocktails ala carte.

Chocolate & Cocktails Chicago at Katherine Anne Confections:

Friday, July 20

6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

Katherine Anne Confections

2745 W. Armitage Ave.

Chicago, IL 60647

Ticketed Event: $35 per person, includes a welcome cocktail, light bites and five mini-cocktails paired with five treats. Buy your ticket online at http://www.katherine-anne.com/parties.

Chocolate & Cocktails Lake Bluff at North Shore Distillery:

Saturday, July 21

5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

North Shore Distillery

28913 Herky Dr. #308

Lake Bluff, IL 60044

$30 per person, includes five mini-cocktails paired with five treats. Advanced reservations required. To make reservations, contact North Shore Distillery at [email protected] or 847-574-2499.


Open House Style: Stop by at try a single pairing in full size for $10 each (no reservation required).


The mouth-watering pairings are listed below.
Welcome Cocktail: Chamomile Gimlet – Sol Chamomile Citrus, Fresh Lime, Honey

Cocktail: Rhubarb Fizz – Distiller’s Gin No. 6, Rhubarb Simple Syrup, Fresh Lime and soda

Treat: Strawberry Lime Truffle (dark chocolate)

Cocktail: Sol 76 – Sol Chamomile Citrus Vodka, fresh lemon and sparkling wine

Treat: Orange Ginger Marshmallow

Cocktail: Spiced Pear Fizz – Aquavit – Private Reserve, pear, amaro, soda

Treat: Goat Cheese Pear Walnut Truffle (white chocolate)

Cocktail: Summer in France – North Shore Vodka, blackberry preserves, St. Germain, fresh lemon.

Treat: Blackberry St. Germain Truffle (milk chocolate)

Cocktail: Orange Cinnamon Flip – Distiller’s Gin No. 11, Orange Curaçao, Fresh Orange Juice, Honey, Egg

Treat: Coffee Hazelnut Truffle (dark)