Symphony with a Twist: Virtual Donor Lounge
Members of the Maestro’s Circle are invited to join us us at our virtual donor lounge – Symphony with a Twist! Bring your questions and raise a glass at this live Zoom event where Maestro Giunta will be joined by special guests composer Michael Torke and Des Moines Symphony musician Madeline Capistran.
Symphony with a Twist will begin with a short cocktail class. If you are interested in making the featured cocktail, all ingredients are available at Central City Liquors or Ingersoll Wine & Spirits.
Peppermint Bark Martini:
1.25 oz Vanilla Vodka
2.25 oz White Cream Liqueur
.25 oz cream
1/4 cup semisweet chocolate chips, melted
1 peppermint candy or 2 inch piece of candy cane, crushed
Combine vodka, liqueur, and cream in a mixing glass, add ice, and shake vigorously. Pour melted chocolate onto a shallow plate, and place crushed candy canes on another. Dip rim of martini glass in chocolate, then candy. Strain drink into glass.
Members of the Maestro’s Circle have made donations totaling $1,250 or more to the Des Moines Symphony & Academy each year. If you are interested in learning more about how you can become a member of the Maestro’s Circle please email Andrea Solomon, Director of Development.