Free Tasting - Paddy Irish Whiskey & Buchanan’s 12 Year Old Scotch

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March 16, 2019 (Sat)
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Cappy's Warehouse Wine & Spirits
670 Merrick Road
Lynbrook, NY 11563

View Map  |   516-256-0444

Cost: Free

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Please join us for a free tasting of Paddy Irish Whiskey & Buchanan’s 12 Year Old Scotch.

Saturday, 3/16 from 1-4pm

Paddy Irish Whiskey
First distilled in 1779, Paddy whiskey originally sold under the unlikely name “Cork Distilleries Company Old Irish Whiskey” until a young salesman by the name of Paddy Flaherty joined the company in 1882. Paddy was a larger than life character who became famous for his then daring innovation of sampling his potential customers, by buying a round of his whiskey in each pub he visited. Over time, Paddy became synonymous with the whiskey and publicans began writing to the distillery asking for another case of “Paddy’s whiskey.” The “Paddy Whiskey” name stuck and in 1912 the distillery owners bowed to public pressure and officially changed the name to “Paddy Irish Whiskey.” Distilled three times from the finest quality barley and water from the East Cork countryside, Paddy is matured for up to seven years in dark aromatic warehouses. Paddy is an exceptionally mellow whiskey, distinguished by the generous proportion of single malt in its blend. Its relatively low pot-still content and high proportion of malt whiskey ensure Paddy is... “one of the softest of all Ireland’s whiskeys” – Jim Murray, International Whiskey Connoisseur

Saturday, 3/16 from 4-7pm

Buchanan’s 12 Year Old Scotch
Ultimate Beverage Challenge 93 points - Spice and everything nice is what this whiskey is made of. A heady nose and bullish swig express toasted oak chips, dried leather, bergamot orange oil, cracked peppercorn, roasted espresso beans, smoked moss, burnt sugarcane, and course cornmeal impacted by a lasting, smoky finale. - 2018 Ultimate Spirits Challenge (Great Value)(Finalist) (Apr 2018)

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