Well the Whisky Week is heating up..http://www.maltadvocate.com/whiskyfest_ ... kyweek.asp
I am off to a release Party tonight for the Peated Balvenie 17yo in SF..
But some of the other highlights for the week:Oct 6th: Amrut Single Malt Whisky Tasting
Join Special Guest Rick Jagdale, Executive Director of Amrut Distilleries, who will take you through a structured tasting of Amrut Single Malts.
• Amrut Single Malt
• Amrut Peated Single Malt
• Amrut Fusion – 3rd Finest Whisky in the world
• Amrut Single Malt Cask Strength
• Amrut Peated Cask Strength
• And a New Limited Edition:
Amrut Intermediate Sherry Single Malt Whisky
Enjoy tastings, snacks, great conversation and the opportunity to purchase Amrut Single Malts at a Special Price.
British Bankers Club
1090 El Camino Real
Menlo Park, CA 94025
$25 per person
Reservations call: 650-327-8769Thursday, October 7
Meet the Legendary Jimmy Russell at John Walker & Co.
At our inaugural WhiskyWeek event, we are honored to host Mr. Jimmy Russell, Master Distiller of Wild Turkey Distillery, at our store. He will be discussing his products and experiences, signing bottles, and most importantly educating guests on the Wild Turkey Brand. All Wild Turkey products will be discounted 15% during the event. We look forward to seeing you all there.
John Walker & Company
175 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94104
1:00 – 2:00 pm
415-986-2707Also that night:
Scotch Tasting / Masterclass
By: MacKillop’s Choice. Special guest, Lorne Mackillop,
will take you through a tasting of the following whiskies:
• 12 Year Old - Oloroso Sherry Cask Finish
• Scapa 1989 – MacKillop’s Choice
• Dalmore 1986 – MacKillop’s Choice
• Glenlivet 1977 – MacKillop’s Choice
• Highland Park 1980 – MacKillop’s Choice
• Longmorn 1985 – MacKillop’s Choice
• Caol Ila 1979 – MacKillop’s Choice
• Tomintoul – Limited Edition Peaty Tang
See how the experts make cask selections, and learn how caramel coloring affects taste.
Sponsored by The Whisky Shop.
Presidio Golf Club
8 Presidio Terrace
San Francisco, CA 94118
6:30 – 9:00 pm
$50 Advanced purchase required
Call 415-989-1030 for reservationsBut the One that i am going to that night:
Ardbeg Committee Celebration
Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Ardbeg Committee with the California Committee Chapter!
Savor a special Ardbeg Committee Anniversary bottling and delight in many more unexpected surprises. Join us as we share a thrilling rollercoaster ride through ten years of Ardbeg and beyond! You’ll also have the opportunity to meet our special gues, Rachel Barrie, Ardbeg Whisky Creator. For Committee members only. Not a Committee member yet? Register today
The Barber Lounge
854 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA
7:00 – 10:00 pm
If anyone is going to these extra events... let us know!!