New York (PRWEB) March 8, 2009
On Wednesday, April 30th, DrinkUpNY (http://www.DrinkUpNY.com) will be hosting an "Absinthe in April" tasting event at The Bourgeois Pig from 6 - 9 p.m. This is an unprecedented opportunity for guests to sample a wide range of real absinthes currently available in the United States. Numerous producers will also be in attendance, offering guests a rare chance to discuss process and inspiration with the creators of these fine spirits. Whether an absinthe expert or curious novice, this tasting will allow for a fascinating comparison of the distillers' style and originality.
Some of the absinthes expected to be presented are Duplais, Jade Nouveau Orleans, La Fee, La Clandestine, Lucid, Mansinthe, Marteau, Obsello, Pacifique, Vieux Carre, and Vieux Pontarlier. Tickets are priced at $50 and can be purchased through DrinkUpNY.com. Due to venue restrictions, no tickets will be sold at the door. The Bourgeois Pig is located at 111 E. 7th Street in Manhattan. Attendees must be 21 or over with proof of age. Questions should be directed to info (at) drinkupny (dot) com.
DrinkUpNY.com is a retail site dealing in wine, spirits, sake, and accessories founded in 2006. The company has since gained nationwide exposure through its uniquely offering free shipping options to customers. DrinkUpNY.com was one of the first online retailers to offer real absinthe after the ban was lifted in 2007, in line with their mission to make hard-to-find items accessible nationwide.
If you'd like more information, or to schedule an interview with founder Kamal Mukherjee, please call Katherine Ramos at (718)788-8214 or email at katherine (at) drinkupny (dot) com.
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