“We have exciting new whiskies to the market, and the pour list that exceeds last year’s”: said Douglas Smith, President.
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 16, 2011
The Whiskies of the World Expo and Artisanal Spirits Fest today released the exciting line up of brands participating at this year’s event which will be held on Saturday, March 26, 2011, on The San Francisco Belle, Hornblower Yacht (docked).
Now in its 12th year, the Whiskies of the World Expo & Artisanal Spirits Fest gathers the world’s most fascinating distilled spirits along with their makers and ambassadors to give its guests an opportunity to sample, learn and experience the art of whisky. A San Francisco favorite, the Expo is adding new and exciting details to the evening to make sure that this is the event of the year.
From the biggest brand names to whiskies that are not even available for sale, there will be a spirit to suit everyone’s taste. In addition to incredible spirits from every corner of the world, the Expo will also feature seminars conducted by world famous Master Distillers and Brand Ambassadors. Among those giving seminars are:
Simon Brooking (Beam Global) “Where Whisky Meets the Cask”.
Steven Beal (Diageo) “Walking through the Regions of Scotland”.
Richard Paterson (Whyte & Mackay) “The Dalmore-Learn from the Nose”.
Chip Tate (Balcones), Rick Wasmund (Wasmund’s), Andrew Webber (Corsair Artisan), Bryan Schultz (Rough Stock) “Wonders of Craft Distilling”.
Ed Kohl (Impex Beverages) “Independent Bottlers-Who Are They?”
Tim Wong (Rocky Patel), Surprise Guest, “Cigars and Whisky –a Perfect Pairing”.
Guests will also enjoy a full buffet dinner, mixology demonstrations, Celtic crafts, whisky pairings with chocolate, jerky, cheese, fish, and chutney, a live Pipe and Drum Concert and more, including some surprises. In addition, the Expo will allocate the top deck for Cigar and Whisk(e)y pairing-a standing out component of the event.
VIP tickets cost $135 (sold out) and General Admission tickets cost $110. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit http://www.whiskiesoftheworld.com.
Brands Exhibiting are:
Fog’s End Monterey Rye
Kuchan Dark Rye whiskey
Craft Distillers Low Gap Whiskey
Michters Straight Rye
Prichard's Single Malt
Wasmunds Single Malt Whiskey
Wylie Howell Corn Whiskey
Ardmore Traditional Cask
Douglas of Drumlanrig
Edradour Port Matured
Isle of Jura
Isle Of Skye
The Singleton of Glendullan
Tullibardine '93 13 yr
Wild Geese Irish Soldiers & Heroes
Bulleit With Tom Bulleit and Hollis Bulleit
Prichard's Double Barreled Bourbon
Small Batch Bourbon Collection: Baker's
Small Batch Bourbon Collection: Basil Hayden's
Small Batch Bourbon Collection: Booker's
Small Batch Bourbon Collection: Knob Creek
Anchor Steam, Liberty Ale and Porter
Craft Distillers Aqua Perfecta
Old World Spirits Blade California Gin
Corsair Artisan Wry Moon (unaged Rye)
Craft Distillers Crispin's Rose Liqueur
Fog’s End California Moon Shine
Jacques Cardin cognac
Anchor Distilling Gin
Kuchan Alambic brandy
Los Nahuales Mezcal
Maison Surrenne Cognac
Prichard's Fine Rum and Sweet Lucy
Craft Distillers White Dog
More about Whiskies of the World LLC
Whiskies of the World LLC is Based in California and owned by Douglas Smith.
The first annual Whiskies of the World Expo was held in San Francisco in 1998. Since that time it has expanded to include the Artisanal Spirits Fest which celebrates the art of craft distilling.
For general and press information, contact:
Phone: (408) 225-0446
cs (at) whiskiesoftheworld (dot) com