THE FRANKLIN IS EXCITED TO HELP YOU HOST AN EVENT AT OUR VENUE OR YOURS. WITH THE CAPABILITIES OF HOLDING UP TO 60 PEOPLE FOR A PRIVATE EVENT OR BRINGING THE FEEL OF THE GOLDEN AGE OF COCKTAILS TO YOU, OUR KNOWLEDGEABLE STAFF AND CATERING CONSULTANTS CAN HELP CREATE A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE FOR YOU AND YOUR GUESTS.

NEW YEARS EVE AT THE FRANKLIN
WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 31ST 2014 | 9PM |
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MEDIA OPENING PARTY
JUNE 24TH 8PM BY INVITATION ONLY

VIP OPENING PARTY
JUNE 25TH 8PM BY INVITATION ONLY

ALL HALLOWS EVEN MASQUERADE
HALLOWEEN COCKTAIL PARTY
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NEW YEARS EVE CELEBRATION
JOIN US DECEMBER 31ST FOR THE CLASSIEST OF NEW YEARS EVE CELEBRATIONS. WE WILL BE OPEN AT 5:OO PM AND POPPING CHAMPAGNE AT MIDNIGHT. PLEASE CALL AHEAD FOR LARGER PARTIES.
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COGNAC TASTING & EDUCATION
PIERRE FERRAND AMBASSADOR FRANCOIS ZELBAT WILL BE DOING A FREE TASTING AND EDUCATION AT THE FRANKLIN FROM MONDAY JANUARY 11TH FORM 5PM TO 7PM. PLEASE RSVP AS SPACE IS LIMITED.
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SCOTCH TASTING TUESDAY JANUARY 26TH 2010
JOIN US AS WE ENJOY THE FINEST WORK THAT EVER CAME OUT OF SCOTLAND. LEARN THE PROCESS THE DIFFERENCES AND THE LORE BEHIND THIS FABLED SPIRIT.
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MONDAY NIGHT SCHOOL
JOIN US AND AMERICA'S FIRST DISTILLERY AS WE EXPLORE THE VERSATILITY OF LAIRDS 100 PROOF APPLE BRANDY
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MONDAY NIGHT SCHOOL ON WEDNESDAY!
WEDNESDAY FEBUARY 10TH WE WILL BE SHOWCASING ST. GERMAIN LIQUEUR, THE HOTTEST PRODUCT ON THE COCKTAIL SCENE! THE TASTING WILL BE FREE BUT PLEASE RSVP TO RESERVE A SEAT.
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MONDAY NIGHT SCHOOL
WE WELCOME YOU ONCE AGAIN TO COME AND ENJOY A SPIRITS TASTING AND EDUCATION WITH US AT THE FRANKLIN. THIS WEEK WE ARE GOING TO BE SAMPLING THE DISTILLED SPIRIT THAT DERIVES FROM THE BLUE AGAVE, TEQUILA. WE WILL BE INVESTIGATING THE DIFFERENCES IN HIGHLAND AND LOWLAND TEQUILAS AS WELL AS DEBUNKING TEQUILA MYTHS.
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MONDAY MARCH 29TH MONDAY NIGHT SCHOOL
FOUR ROSES BOURBON WAS ONE OF THE BEST SELLING AMERICAN WHISKEYS IN THIS COUNTRY TILL IT WAS GOBBLED UP BY SEAGRAM'S AND SHIPPED PRIMARILY TO EUROPE AND ASIAN MARKETS. NOW UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP THEY ARE ONCE AGAIN COMMITTED TO PRODUCING AND SELLING BOURBON IN THE GOOD OLD USA. SINCE 2002 THEY HAVE BEEN TREATING THE STATES TO A UNIQUELY CRAFTED AND AGED SPIRIT WITH MANY DIFFERENT EXPRESSIONS. COME JOIN US AT THE FRANKLIN AND LEARN MORE ABOUT THE BOURBON CATEGORY AND WHAT MAKES THIS PARTICULAR BOURBON NOT ONLY SPECIAL BUT A GREAT BASE FOR MANY COCKTAILS.
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HENDRICKS TASTING AND EDUCATION
WE WILL BE HOSTING A TASTING EVENT THIS MONDAY APRIL 19TH FEATURING HENDRICKS GIN. AS A BONUS COLIN SHEARN WILL BE CREATING A SPECIAL COCKTAIL FOR THE NIGHT THAT WILL BE OFFERED AT A DISCOUNTED PRICE BEFORE DURING AND AFTER. PLEASE RSVP AS SEATS ARE LIMITED.

THE GREAT GIN DEBATE
ON MONDAY APRIL 10TH AT 6PM SHARP, GLOBAL BRAND AMBASSADOR DAN WARNER AND BRAND SPECIALIST SARAH SERCIA WILL DUKE IT OUT OVER THE MERITS OF USING PLYMOUTH OR BEEFEATER GIN. YOU WILL GET A CHANCE TO ENJOY A LIVLEY DEBATE AS WELL AS TASTE BOTH GINS SIDE BY SIDE AS WELL AS IN A COCKTAIL. PLEASE RSVP AS SEATS ARE LIMITED
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NEW YEARS EVE WITH THE FRANKLIN
THIS IS AN EXCLUSIVE EVENT FOR OUR NYE CELEBRATION. WE ONLY HAVE 50 AVAILABLE TICKETS @ $75 EACH WHICH WILL INCLUDE A OPEN BAR, PUNCH BOWL AND CHAMPAGNE TOAST AT MIDNIGHT AND COMPLIMENTARY HORS D OEUVRES. PLEASE CONTACT COLIN AT (267)467-3277 FOR MORE INFORMATION. TICKETS WILL BE FIRST COME FIRST SERVE.
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MARDI GRAS
THIS MARDI GRAS ENJOY COMPLIMENTARY NOLA-INSPIRED HORS D'OEUVRES FROM 5-8PM
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MARCH EXTRA CREDIT
THIS MONTH'S EXTRA CREDIT MENU, AVAILABLE MONDAY-FRIDAY [5-8PM], WILL PUT FORTH A FEW OF OUR FAVORITE NEW ORLEANS ORIGINALS SUCH AS THE ROFFIGNAC, VIEUX CARRE AND THE SAZERAC. ALL EXTRA CREDIT COCKTAILS ARE AVAILABLE FOR $9 EACH
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MAY EXTRA CREDIT
THIS MONTH'S EXTRA CREDIT MENU, AVAILABLE MONDAY-FRIDAY [5-8PM], SHOWCASES THE STAFF'S FAVORITE COCKTAILS LIKE THE VIEUX CARRE, PAINKILLER, QUEEN'S PARK SWIZZLE AND THE STINGER. ALL EXTRA CREDIT COCKTAILS ARE AVAILABLE FOR $9 EACH.
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NICHOLAS JARRETT'S LAST STAND
NICHOLAS JARRETT WILL BE TAKING HIS GAME FULL TIME TO THE BIG APPLE AND THE FRANKLIN WILL BE PLAYING HOST TO AN ALL-STAR CAST OF PHILLY AND NYC BARTENDERS TO SEND HIM OFF RIGHT.
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"BETTER LATE THAN NEVER"
SEPTEMBER'S EXTRA CREDIT PROGRAM (5-8PM M-F) CENTERS AROUND THE NEGRONI AND OTHER CAMPARI-CENTRIC COCKTAILS. COCKTAILS ARE JUST $9.
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TWO-YEAR ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION!
COME OUT THE FRANKLIN TONIGHT JUNE 22ND  AND HELP US CELEBRATE TWO YEARS OF AMAZING COCKTAILS. TO HELP CELEBRATE, WE'RE BRINGING BACK THE ORIGINAL MENU, JUST FOR TONIGHT.
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SUMMER SCHOOL
SUMMER SCHOOL IS A 5-8PM WEEKDAY SERIES THAT FEATURES $9 CLASSIC COCKTAILS. THE SELECT FIVE THAT MADE THE CUT ARE THE MARTINI, MANHATTAN, OLD FASIHIONED, DAIQUIRI, AND SOUTHSIDE FIZZ.
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JERSEY LIGHTNING
WHEN ESQUIRE NAMED THE FRANKLIN TO THEIR "BEST BARS IN AMERICA 2011" LIST, THEY RECOMMENDED THE JERSEY LIGHTNING. CONSIDERING THE BRILLIANCE AND EXPERIENCE OF THE PEOPLE WHO MADE THAT LIST, WE RECOMMEND YOU LISTEN. THE JERSEY LIGHTNING IS JUST $9 THROUGHOUT JUNE.
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"REMIX: OCTOBER'S EXTRA CREDIT"
OCTOBER'S EXTRA CREDIT PROGRAM (5-8PM M-F) FEATURES COLIN AND AL REMIXING EACH OTHER'S CREATIONS. WHO ELSE WOULD WE TRUST DO MESS WITH OUR DRINKS? COME TRY ONE.
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SUNDAY NIGHT SESSIONS
JOIN US SUNDAY NIGHTS FROM 9PM-MIDNIGHT FOR MUSIC-INSPIRED MENUS -CHILDREN OF THE REVOLUTION IS INSPRIED BY 70S GLAM ROCK - DEC 11 & 18
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KLASSIK YAK - NOVEMBER EXTRA CREDIT
NOVEMBER EXTRA CREDIT PROGRAM (5-8PM M-F) CENTERS AROUND COGNAC-INFUSED COCKTAILS. THEY ARE JUST $9.
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APRIL EXTRA CREDIT - ICE ICE BABY
APRIL EXTRA CREDIT (M-F 5-8PM $9 COCKTAILS) FEATURES SWIZZLES FROM MENUS PAST. NOTHING SAYS WARM WEATHER LIKE A CRUSHED ICE COCKTAIL.
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MAY EXTRA CREDIT
MAY EXTRA CREDIT (M-F 5-8PM $9 COCKTAILS) FOCUSES ON THE DAIQUIRI. RUM, LIME JUICE, AND SUGAR. IT'S LASTED A CENTURY
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THREE YEAR ANNIVERSARY
THROUGHOUT JUNE, WE'RE SERVING A GREATEST HITS MENU - DRAWING FROM OUR FIRST TWO MENUS FROM 2009. RELIVE SOME OF OUR ORIGINALS, AND THANKS FOR BEING APART OF THE FRANKLIN DURING THEESE THREE YEARS.
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INTRODUCTION TO COGNAC
LEARN ABOUT THIS NOBLE SPIRIT KNOWN AS THE KING OF BRANDIES WITH MARY ROSE, A CERTIFIED COGNAC PROFESSIONAL. WE WILL TASTE SOME OF THE TOP PRODUCERS AND IMBIBE COGNAC BASED CLASSIC COCKTAILS WHEN: NOVEMBER 14TH, RECEPTION 7PM, TASTING BEGINS 7:30PM
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HOW TO MAKE HOLIDAY BEVERAGES
PARTICIPATE IN THIS CLASS TO LEARN HOW TO IMPRESS YOUR DATE / FRIENDS/ IN-LAWS WITH DELICIOUS BEVERAGES, RANGING FROM TODDIES TO SEASONAL FAVORITES SUCH AS EGGNOG. WHEN: NOV. 19TH
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INTRODUCTION TO ABSINTHE
LEARN ABOUT THIS MYSTIC SPIRIT THAT ROSE TO FAME IN THE LATE 19TH, EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BEFORE IT BECAME BANNED IN MOST OF THE WORLD. A REVIVAL OF ABSINTHE BEGAN IN THE 1990S AND YOU CAN NOW LEARN ABOUT AND TASTE THIS MISS UNDERSTOOD BEVERAGE LOVED BY SO MANY FAMOUS PEOPLE, INCLUDING MARK TWAIN, OSCAR WILDE, VINCENT VAN GOGH, EARNEST HEMINGWAY AND FRANK SINATRA. WHEN: DEC 5TH
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INTRODUCTION TO TIKI
COME SIT AT THE BAR AT THE FRANKLIN AND LEARN ABOUT THIS OFT-MISUNDERSTOOD AND MUCH MALIGNED COCKTAIL CULTURE. OF COURSE WE'LL BE LEARNING VIA THE MOST EFFECTIVE MEANS---DRINKING! COME HEAR THE HISTORY OF DON THE BEACHCOMBER AND TRADER VIC, AND IMBIBE THE CORE DRINKS OF TIKI! WHEN: DEC 10TH
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INTRODUCTION TO AMERICAN WHISKEY
WHEN: JAN 15TH
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HOW TO SET UP YOUR HOME BAR
IN THIS WORKSHOP WE WILL GO THROUGH THE MAIN EQUIPMENT YOU SHOULD HAVE AVAILABLE IN YOUR HOME BAR. WE WILL ALSO TALK ABOUT THE DIFFERENT BASIC SPIRITS, LIQUORS AND CORDIALS YOU SHOULD STOCK YOUR BAR WITH, IN ORDER TO CREATE BEVERAGES THAT WOULD SATISFY ANY REQUEST FROM YOUR GUESTS. WHEN: JAN 21ST
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RUM IS FOR LOVERS (INTRODUCTION TO RUM)
WHEN: FEB 11TH
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INTRODUCTION TO AMERICAN WHISKEY
MONDAY JUNE 23RD, 2014 | 7PM | $130.00
LET THE FRANKLIN ESCORT YOU DOWN SOUTH FOR A WHIRLWIND TOUR OF AMERICAN WHISKEY!
CLASS FEE INCLUDES LECTURE, Q&A, AND PLENTY OF SAMPLES.
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SETTING UP YOUR HOME BAR
MONDAY JULY 28TH, 2014 | 7PM | $130.00
JOIN THE FRANKLIN FOR A PRIMER ON SETTING UP AND STOCKING YOUR VERY OWN HOME BAR.
CLASS FEE INCLUDES LECTURE, Q&A, AND TASTES OF THE ESSENTIAL SPIRTS FOR ANY HOME BARTENDER.
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THE WORLD OF GIN
MONDAY AUGUST 25TH, 2014 | 7PM | $130.00
FROM ANCIENT GENEVER TO MODERN LONDON DRY, JOIN THE FRANKLIN FOR AN IN-DEPTH LOOK AT THE WORLD OF GIN.
CLASS FEE INCLUDES LECTURE, Q&A, AND LOTS OF TASTING.
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FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT PRIVATE EVENTS
PLEASE CALL OUR DIRECTOR OF SALES AND EVENTS;
BAILEY VAIHINGER ON (215) 667-4711 OR SEND AN EMAIL TO
BAILEYV@THEFRANKLINBAR.COM
"THERE CAN'T BE GOOD LIVING
WHERE THERE IS NOT GOOD DRINKING."

- BEN FRANKLIN 
"I FEEL SORRY FOR PEOPLE WHO DON'T DRINK.
WHEN THEY WAKE UP IN THE MORNING,
THAT'S AS GOOD AS THEY'RE GOING TO FEEL ALL DAY."

- FRANK SINATRA 
"WHISKEY IS FOR DRINKIN',
WATER IS FOR FIGHTIN'."

- MARK TWAIN 
"WHEN I DRINK WHISKEY, I DRINK WHISKEY;
AND WHEN I DRINK WATER, I DRINK WATER."

- MICHALEEN FLYNN IN THE QUIET MAN 
"ONCE, DURING PROHIBITION, I WAS FORCED TO LIVE FOR DAYS
ON NOTHING BUT FOOD AND WATER."

- W.C. FIELDS 
BOOTLEG ALCOHOL WAS TRANSPORTED
VIA THE READING RAILROAD IN LARGE DRUMS MARKED "TAR" AND "ASPHALTUM".
IN THE 1920'S PHILADELPHIA HAD OVER 13,000 SPEAKEASIES.
DRINKS USED TO BE HEATED WITH A HOT IRON POKER.
"BOO BOO"'S SYNDICATE PROFITED 5 MILLION A YEAR (OVER 50 MILLION TODAY).
"BOO BOO" NEVER SMOKE OR DRANK.
HE GOT HIS KICKS HITTING PEOPLE WITH
TINFOIL PELLETS HE SHOT WITH A RUBBERBAND.
AFTER BOO BOO'S ALCOHOL WAS BOTTLED, IT WAS
FICTITIOUSLY LABELED AS "HAIR OIL" OR "PERFUME".