‘Behind the Bar’ at Angel’s Envy teaches the art of the cocktail

A special guest was behind the bar on Friday at Angel’s Envy Distillery. Marc Volpicelli came to Louisville from Florida for an exclusive hands-on cocktail class.


Angel’s Envy Whiskey Guardian Marc Volpicelli. (Source: WAVE 3 News)


He’s known as one of Miami’s favorite bartenders.

“So, I’m in town doing a guest teaching, if you will. A guest bar shift with a cocktail class. And tonight, we’ll be teaching whiskey sours,” Lead Whiskey Guardian Marc Volpicelli said.

The drink is made with Angel’s Envy bourbon, fresh lemon juice, egg whites and bitters.

Guests stepped behind the Finishing Room bar at Angel’s Envy Distillery to experience an installment of ‘Behind the Bar,’ a hands-on educational cocktail class.


‘Behind the Bar’ guests at Angel’s Envy on Friday night. (Source: WAVE 3 News)


The Behind the Bar series invites participants to learn the art of the cocktail behind the bar with one of Angel’s Envy’s Lead Whiskey Guardians – also known as an extremely talented bartender.

The classes help you build a cocktail step-by-step using proper techniques.



Angel’s Envy is located at 500 East Main Street. It is the first full-production whiskey distillery in downtown Louisville.


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