Whisky Smackdown: Whiskies of the World

October 26, 2017 (Thu)
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Astor Center
399 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10003

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Cost: $89

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Cheese     Spirits     Tasting (sit down)    

Whisky has taken the world by storm. From Austria to India to Taiwan, this delicious dark spirit is being produced with care and innovation across the globe. Join us for a whisky world tour as we taste and talk shop.

What you can expect:

  • 1 welcome cocktail.
  • 6 tasting pours of whiskies from around the world.
  • Palate-cleansing bread and cheese.
  • 2 hours of instruction, including Q & A time with an Astor Center instructor.

What you will learn:

  • Notable whisky producers from around the globe.
  • An overview of various distilling practices and methods.
  • The regional influences of whisky.
  • The language of whisky flavor profiles.

Level: Beginner - Beyond Basics
Style: Guided Tasting
Food Served: Bread & Cheese
Good For: Spirits Enthusiasts, Spirits Curious, Whisky Lover, Fun with Friends

What class-goers are saying about this instructor: 
"Robin Robinson's whiskey smackdowns have been enjoyable, relaxed, and informative experiences, offering a chance to learn about distilling techniques and taste brands that I would have likely never encountered otherwise!"