Rum Spicing Masterclass

Learn how to spice your own rum at Brix in Sydney!



2 hours Class size 1 to 20

label $120 (or 4 payments of $30 Afterpay)

Rum lovers rejoice! It’s time to become your own Master Rum Spicer. If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to make your very own rum, here’s your opportunity with the renowned BRIX Distillers in their unique rum spicing masterclass in Sydney.

Plus! Take your two Spiced Rum blends home to share with your friends and family at the end of the class.

In this exclusive rum spicing lesson, you’ll learn from one of the best rum distillers at Sydney’s only craft rum distillery who will teach you everything there is to know about rum. You’ll begin the rum class with a BRIX Spiced & Dry on arrival to get you into a rum tasting mood.

After a brief history of rum introduction, you’ll be able to see how it’s made at the distillery. Plus you’ll need to learn all about the important spicing process which our experts will be teaching you throughout the rum spicing masterclass.

Then you’ll learn to blend and have the chance to spice your very own rum using a variety of in-house spice and botanical infusions. During this process, you’ll be able to do some rum tasting to ensure you get your blends just right. But don’t worry, there will be cheese boards on offer to make sure you keep focused!

At the end of the rum making experience, you’ll be able to take home two of your own unique 200ml bottle of rum you just made! Now you’ve just got to hold a party to show off your new talent in rum spicing! You will also receive $10 gift voucher to for any Brix bottle purchases on the night.

Whether it’s for a rum connoisseur or just a lover of amazing cocktails (who isn’t!) this is the perfect gift. Come experience Australian Rum Reinvented!


Knowledge required
Perfect for beginners
 
What you'll get
  • Brix Spiced & Dry on arrival
  • Tour of the distillery
  • Tasting notes on each infusion
  • Light snacks including charcuterie and cheese plates and arepas
  • Two of your own 200ml blends of rum
  • $10 Gift Voucher to use on Brix bottle purchases on the day
Location

Brix Distillers, 350 Bourke St, Surry Hills NSW

Rum Spicing Masterclass location
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Brix Distillers
Brix Distillers

Born out of a love for rum

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After discovering that rum in Australia was not being reflected in the right light, we have set out for change. The Brix vision is to share our passion and adventures with Australia and the world.

In 2017, we set out to find a site where we could establish an urban distillery that showcased the best that Australia has to offer. We challenged ourselves to source the best quality Australian molasses, fresh organic sugar cane, an Australian made copper still, the best quality native spices, and Australian wine barrels from some of the best wine making regions of the world.

Our goal is ​to combine these amazing ingredients to create a unique Aussie rum. A rum that can be enjoyed in the bars of Australia and in our own backyards.

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Lara Hayman Oct 2023


The course was extremely informative!
The host was absolutely wonderful!
Even if you aren’t a rum lover it’s still a great course.
Highly recommend !

Andrew Parton Aug 2023


great venue, teacher was fun an knowledgeable. Food was a bonus and the mixing was fun - highly recommended

Joseph Vecchio Aug 2023


Absolutely informative and excellent knowledge of the subject.
Also love the rum!
Thankyou for a great afternoon.

Suzanne Philipps Jul 2023


Good experience for my partners birthday. Learnt a lot, Aidan was very knowledgable. Nice food.

Rum Spicing Masterclass review by Suzanne Philipps - Sydney

Marcus Rowan Jul 2023

3 ClassBento workshops attended • 3 reviews


Great fun, and some good products at the end.

Only pointer is to go easy on the heavy flavours, as they will suprise you.

Ashley Hogarth Jul 2023


This class was incredible and so informative. The teacher was very friendly and was very educated in all things rum. He was so enthusiastic and you would tell he really loved doing his job.
The venue was very neat and clean and very inviting. Everything was well prepared and organized and in great condition. Very thought out.
It was definitely worth the money spent and I'll be 100% doing it again next time I'm in Sydney.

Rum Spicing Masterclass review by Ashley Hogarth - Sydney

Elyse Schinella Jul 2023

4 ClassBento workshops attended • 2 reviews


Aiden was very knowledgeable and we learnt so much about the history of rum and how it is made. We spiced our rums with two very generous pours. The platter, sliders and tacos were also delicious. We had a fantastic time and highly recommend this class!

Geoffrey Kidd May 2023


The teacher was good and knowledgeable. The facilities were good and clean. The lesson flowed along with everyone being able to ask questions.

Anne Bradbury Apr 2023

9 ClassBento workshops attended • 9 reviews


Our teacher was very knowledgeable about the process of rum and explained the information clearly. Making our own spiced rum was fun and the cheese and charcuterie plate was delicious. So many more workshops to do at Brix Rum.

Ian Constant Feb 2023

2 ClassBento workshops attended • 2 reviews


Great class. The teacher was very knowledgable and gives you an opportunity to really appreciate your favourite flavours. I like the upstairs area the class is held in, allows you an opportunity to really focus and gives you the VIP feeling. It's great to learn that Brix collaborates with other nearby businesses. Make sure to bring your best pun game for naming you new rum creation. Overall fun and informative.

Rum Spicing Masterclass review by Ian Constant - Sydney

Ling Lee Nov 2022

22 ClassBento workshops attended • 21 reviews


It was good for someone who doesn't know rum and wants an intro to ir.

Rum Spicing Masterclass review by Ling Lee - Sydney

Lachlan White Sep 2022

2 ClassBento workshops attended • 2 reviews


Felt rushed and no
Real guidance
To how to come and make a similar rum to my favourites

Benjamin Korczak Aug 2022


Teacher was very knowledgeable and the rums were great.
Can highly recommend trying this course.

Stuart Davis Jul 2022


Tom was friendly, inclusive and a font of historical knowledge about Rum and Sydney the group had a lot of fun

Walter Deane Jun 2022

3 ClassBento workshops attended • 3 reviews


A lot of great info on the history of rum also. Good rum worth coming in for a pre drink and post drink downstairs.

Jayson Pereira Jun 2022

4 ClassBento workshops attended • 3 reviews


Great location for a spice class. It was great being in the place where the whole process starts to where you end up with rum. The instruction was definitely knowledgable and very passionate about the whole process. It showed when he was giving us the walk through of how you get good rum. The class itself was quite fun and really open to how adventurous you want to be.

Nicole Valenton Feb 2022


The class was a perfect date activity for my partner and I. The teacher was engaging and explained the distilling process of rum very well. The materials and snacks provided were also top notch. Would recommend to any one who is curious about how rum is processed and bottled. It was also great to bring home our own spiced blends.

Momo Newberry Dec 2021


Great teacher, super knowledgeable and friendly. Made everyone feel included and helped everyone. Very attentive

Kate Williamson Apr 2021

2 ClassBento workshops attended


This was an amazing experience. Our host was very knowledgeable and fun. It was a great value for money ! Bought as a birthday present and they loved it . Would recommend to anyone

Eleanor Finch Mar 2021


Teacher was amazing. Very knowledgeable, helpful, funny. Made it so enjoyable.
Facilities were awesome, food provided was needed and yummy.

Cocktail class review by Eleanor Finch - Sydney

Marilina Ripoll Feb 2021

6 ClassBento workshops attended • 5 reviews


Great, fun, informative and entertaining class. Left with two good sized bottles of delicious rum!

John Brand Jan 2021


Informative
Entertaining
Value for money.

Plus you get two decent sized bottles of rum to take home!

Danielle Kirk Dec 2020


Gorgeous venue and a fun afternoon. Even if you're not a rum fan this is still a great learning experience!

Leanne Jun 2019

10 ClassBento workshops attended • 7 reviews


Had an excellent time at this class. We really enjoyed the funky venue and delicious food.
Guillaume has an incredible knowledge and passion for all things rum. He made the process of creating our own spice blend a lot of fun.

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