El Dorado Hospitality was found by Level 1 Master Sommelier and accomplished Mixologist Trevor Ifill in 2009. Trevor started his hospitality professional career in the Caribbean, expanded to Europe and now the United States. This is the level of competence, knowledge, skills and adaptability, we will be bringing to your special occasions at home, office, boat or venue. We are new to Gigmasters, but not to our returning clients in DC, MD, VA and NY. Our team of friendly, full time food and beverage professionals are known for their exemplary customer service skills. We pride ourselves for bringing the fun to the party. Our services includes but are not limited to; Wine Tasting Seminars + Mixology Seminars + Mobile Mixologist/Bartending Service + Buttler Service + Event Staffing. Our success is based on our knowledge, customer service skills, attention to details and passion for excellence.
Wine Tasting Seminars:
The United States has become the 2nd most wine consuming nation in the world, surpassing Italy; However a large percentage of the wine drinking population are intimidated by the subject. I will simplify the conversation about wines, leaving my client and their guest with only the information they want. Wine tasting seminars are ideal for smaller groups of 1 to 10 people:
- Office team building events.
- Girls/Boys night out.
- Couples night out.
- Intimate reunions.
- Enhance your Sunday brunch.
- Small family gatherings such as birthday, anniversary, mother's day or father's day etc..
El Dorado Hospitality Sommelier will consult each client on which wines to get, base on their taste or theme. We also provide notes taking stationary at no cost to you. Also available at very low rental rates are glasses and cotton cocktail napkins.
El Dorado Hospitality Mixologist has won competitions by crafting cocktails. Utilizing fresh tropical fruits and vegetables. Take advantage of his knowledge in a one on one, or small groups up to 12 friends or family. You will be taught:
- The history of your favorite cocktails.
- How to infuse your favorite natural flavors into a tasty cocktail.
- The art of combining flavors to create balance, texture and great taste.
- Proper technique for creating your twist on your favorite classic cocktail.
- Master the art of making your perfect Manhattan, Old Fashion and Martinis.
- Lots of fun facts on spirits, beers and wine.
- Complementary consultation on bar essentials.
We will provide notes taking stationary at no cost. Also available at very low rental rates are glasses and cotton cocktail napkins.
Mobile Mixologist/bartending service:
The bar has always been the focal point of any gathering. Having a knowledgable, skilled, personable well spoken person at the bars. Is a direct reflection of the host. A few weeks ago a client said to me after a party "The bar got more complements than my house". I can tell you, his house was beautiful. All of El Dorado Hospitality Bartenders, are highly skilled, full time professional, TIPS certified bartenders at very reputable establishments. They have been trained and worked alongside Mixologist Trevor.
We understand, every event is unique. Therefore we tailor our service to suite the need of the occasion. During the complementary consultation process. We will
listen to your preferences and focus, to create the experience you envision for your guest. We strongly recommend a walk through of the space prior, where and when possible. During this session, we will discuss crowd flow, parking, setup and storage. We will take this opportunity to see the event through the eyes of our clients. El Dorado Hospitality will provide all necessary bar tools. We can also provide upon request:
- Signature cocktails.
- Decorative ice cubes.
- Glasses (wine, martini, champagne flutes, coupes, rocks/hi-ball, pilsners)
- Creative garnishes
- Cloth napkins (black or white)
As a server, Trevor was hand picked to serve members of The British Royal Family, international delegations and celebrities. Our business was form on the growing need for extraordinary service. As the former General Manager of a 2 stars Michelin Restaurant, customer service is paramount. Along with food and beverage knowledge and the requires skills to make every guest feel royal. This service is unique and personal, a combination of all the inherit skills for your pleasure. Rates are based on services rendered. Available to travel with advance notice.
All of El Dorado Hospitality Bartenders and servers, are highly skilled, full time professional, TIPS certified bartenders and servers at very reputable establishments. They have been trained to our standers. We staff indoor and out door events of all sizes, providing:
- Event managers
- Cocktail servers
El Dorado Hospitality is committed to service with Integrity, Grace and Elegance.