Oak Street Mansion Tastings

Tasting events in Kansas City, Missouri

Hess Family Wine Event

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

5:30 PM- 7:00 PM

7:30PM- 9:00 PM

Join us at Oak Street Art Manor for a Hess Wine tasting event presented by Brookside Wine & Spirits. You will start the evening with a glass of wine and a self guided tour around the art manor.  We will then sit down with Hess Family Winery’s Regional Manager Bre Burgess who will then talk you through seven of their red and white wines during the tasting. Each of the Hess Family wineries produce outstanding, highly acclaimed wines that stand alongside the very best. The wines will be paired with cheese, charcuterie & proper accompaniments.

Wines will be available for purchase at a discounted rate during the event.



TerraVox Wine & Green Dirt Farm Pairing

Saturday, March 24th, 2018

2:00 PM 3:30 PM

Brookside Wine & Spirits is partnering up with TerraVox Wine and Green Dirt Farm Creamery to bring you the best local wine and cheese Kansas City has to offer!  This unique experince will be held at the historic Kansas City Art Hotel- Oak Street Mansion.

After viewing the one of a kind art collection and historic guesthouse we will sit down with winemaker Winifred Wright from Vox Vineyards to learn about and taste heritage grapes and their award winning wines. The wines will be paired with sheep cheeses produced by Green Dirt Farm Creamery in Weston, MO.

These wines and cheese are unlike anything you’ve had before.  They are unique to Kansas City and should be experienced by all who love to support local agriculture and businesses!

During the event the wines will be available to purchase at a discounted rate!

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Bootlegger’s Cocktail Affair

Thursday, March 12th, 2018

1st seating: 5:30 PM-7:00PM

2nd seating: 7:30PM -9:00PM

Get a taste of prohibition as we delve into the history and cocktails of Tom Pendergast and the prohibition era.  You will start the evening on a self guided tour through the historic Oak Street Art Mansion’s art collection. We will then sit down with Tom’s Town owner Steve Revare to learn the techniques and ingredients in their delicious signature cocktails.

What to expect:

  • 1 welcome cocktail.
  • 3 Tom’s Town drinks.
  • Palate-cleansing bread and cheese.
  • 1.5 hours of education, including a Q&A session with Steve Revare.

What you will learn:

  • The fascinating origins and history of Kansas City and Tom Pendergast during prohibition.
  • The key components of Tom’s Town’s signature cocktails.
  • The know-how to make your own Tom’s Town cocktails at home.

Level: Beginner – Beyond Basics

Good for: Cocktail Curious, Cocktail Enthusiast, Date Night, Fun with Friends

Style: Hands-On

Food Served: Bread & Cheese