FT.LAUDERDALE

FT. LAUDERDALE

MARRIOTT HARBOR BEACH RESORT & SPA

DECEMBER 6, 2018

Masterclass

6:00PM – Registration Opens

6:30 – 7:30PM – Masterclasses

THE TASTING

7:00PM – REGISTRATION OPENS

7:30 – 10:00PM – THE TASTING

All guests at the event must be 21 years or older. All events are Rain or Shine events. 

Masterclasses

“Beacons on the Bay” – Laphroaig and Bowmore Pairing

 

Join Beam Suntory Scotch ambassador Simon Brooking on an exclusive tasting tour of casks that have been pulled from the No 1 Vaults at Islay’s top selling single malt distilleries – Laphroaig and Bowmore. Experience the unique flavors produced by aging these whiskies in the seaside warehouses for over twenty years. A tasting not to be missed!

Presented by Simon Brooking
Scotch National Brand Ambassador, Beam Suntory

The Rise of Cask Strength Whisky

Join Alan Shayne and Lauren Mayer of Spirit Imports, Inc. for course on the popularity of cask strength whiskies. Take an in-depth look at maturation, including how cask’s wood type and preparation affects the aging process, with a tasting of the finest full strength whiskies from The John Milroy Selection.

Hosted by Alan Shayne & Lauren Mayer
Spirits Imports

Mixing for the Masses: Focus on the Holiday’s

Join Colin Williams of The Crunkleton, Chapel Hill in an exploration of the history and traditions of the Highball Cocktail and Whisky  Punches. The perfect pairing for your holiday gatherings, this class will guide you through crafting the perfect whisky cocktail for your next event. 

Presented by Colin Williams
Mixologist, The Crunkleton

The Common Sense of Scents – Sold Out

Do you always believe what your sense of smell is telling you? Explore the role that your nose plays when drinking a great glass of whisky (or even… egads… a bad one). Who better than that guy from the iconic whisky nosing glass and the dude with the academy focused on aromas to open your eyes a bit to what your schnozzle is telling you. Gain a better appreciation of the aromas that whisky possesses and remember… always follow your nose!

Presented by:

Martin C. Duffy
Whisk(e)y Educator
The Glencairn

Tom Johnson
Communications Consultant
The Aroma Academy USA

Partners

Dress Code

Business casual attire required, including collared shirts and slacks for men, and blouses and slacks or skirts or dresses for women. No denim permitted.

Accommodations / Group RATES

Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa

Standard Room: $259/Night + Taxes/Fees
Group Rate Available: December 5 – 7 2018
Booking Code: WHISKY EXTRAVAGANZA
Cut-off Date: November 8, 2017
Book Online or Call: (954) 525-4000 with the reservation code: IWSIWSA.

Venue Location

Ft. Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa
3030 Holiday Drive
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316

*See Map Below

Ft. Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa

3030 Holiday Drive
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316

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