The Sensory World of Wine and Whisk(e)y
- Food & Drink
- Michael's On East, Sarasota FL
Tickets on sale now.
Note that this event is limited to 40 guests - reserve your seat early.
Kickoff the second annual Sarasota whiskey festival, Whiskey Obsession, with The Panel of Whiskey Experts on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at Michael's Wine Cellar, 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm. The cost is $45 and includes premium whisk(e)y samples, Michael's wonderful hors d'oeuvres, and a Panel of Whiskey Experts.
Join eight Master Distillers and professional Brand Ambassadors as they present and discuss their favorites spirits, including whiskies from Scotland, England, India, and the U.S.
David Blackmore, Ardbeg and Glenmorangie Master Brand Ambassador
Gary Keimach, Gordon & MacPhail Senior Vice President
David Laird, Balvenie and Glenfiddich Brand Ambassador
Jimmy Russell, Russell’s Reserve and Wild Turkey Master Distiller
Raj Sabharwal, Amrut and English Whisky Company Brand Ambassador
James Wills, Kilchoman Brand Ambassador
Al Young, Four Roses Brand Ambassador
Louisa Young, Arran Senior Brand Manager
Full details can be found here: http://whiskeyobsessionfestival.com/classes/
The event begins at 7:00 pm and includes hors d'oeuvres, but it's recommended that guests don't arrive on an empty stomach. Guests are reminded that this event is for appreciation, not intoxication. Obviously impaired guests will not be allowed to remain at the event. All guests who consume alcohol are encouraged to have a designated driver; Whiskey Obsession does not tolerate drinking and driving. Take your friends and take a cab.
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Turner C. Moore created the Whiskey Obsession Festival to share his passion and knowledge about fine single malts, American, and world whiskies.
Mr. Moore is a whiskey enthusiast who has visited dozens of distilleries across the US and Scotland and attended a host of whiskey festivals. Mr. Moore leads tastings on a regular basis at private clubs, fine dining restarants and wine cellars, bars, retirement communities, and private homes. He is excited to bring this elegant, educational, connoisseur level event to Sarasota.