6:00PM – Registration Opens
6:30 – 7:30PM – Masterclasses
7:00PM – REGISTRATION OPENS
7:30 – 10:00PM – THE TASTING
DRAM & BITES
- Whisky tastings, Light culinary bites, and a Souvenir tasting glass
CONNOISSEUR- Sold Out
- Whisky tastings, Culinary pairings, Glencairn tasting glass, and access to the Connoisseur Masterclass with prior registration.
All guests at the event must be 21 years or older. All events are Rain or Shine events.
Single Malt Spotlight: Diversity within Tradition
Single Malt Whisk(e)y has kept to a resolved definition and revered perception for decades. However, with the boom of international whiskey, countries and distilleries look to showcase diversity, terroir and provenance in this wonderful category of whiskey. Join Jordan Felix, Westward American Single Malt Advocate as we walk through the constituents of barley, beer and barrel from three different countries. Subsequently, blind taste three international single malts & discuss the bright future of this growing respected category.
Hennessy Le Voyage: A Journey through the Art of Cognac & Crafted Cocktails
Join Emily McFarlen, Hennessy Ambassador, as he guides you through an exclusive hands-on experience as you discover the craftmanship that goes into the making of our Cognac. Journey through the Hennessy portfolio as you taste the differences between some of our most iconic blends and learn to craft your own cocktails with the world’s finest cognac. Highlights of the evening will include an immersion into the distinct world of cognac and the superior craftsmanship behind every Hennessy blend (Hennessy V.S.O.P, Hennessy X.O) while discovering the distinctive flavors and characteristics of Hennessy.
Business casual attire, including collared shirts and slacks for men, and blouses and slacks or skirts or dresses for women. Dress denim permitted.
Accommodations / Group RATES
Kimpton Monaco Hotel
Group Rate Available November 14th – 16th, 2019
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Andrew W Mellon Auditorium
1301 Constitution Ave NW
Washington, DC 20240
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Andrew A Mellon Auditorium
1301 Constitution Ave NW,
Washington, DC 20240