Enjoy our ancillary events.

Can't make it to the main events? Either of these smaller tastings may wet your whistle.

Ray Daniels is the Beam Suntory Bourbon Ambassador to Canada and brings with him nearly two decades of experience behind the bar from Europe to North America. Hailing from Ireland, Ray has a broad whisk(e)y knowledge, with a special affinity for the Bourbon category. This fun and educational session will feature selections from Jim Beam, Maker’s Mark, Basil Hayden, Knob Creek, Baker’s and Bookers.



THURSDAY, February 28, 2019, 7 - 9 PM

Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame

Sport for Life Centre

145 Pacific Avenue

Tickets $35 each

THURSDAY, February 28, 2019, 7 - 9 PM

Grant Park Liquor Mart Education Centre

1120 Grant Avenue

Tickets $35 each

• Penderyn the Welsh whisky distillery and brand, producing the first commercially available whisky made in Wales since the 19th century. Penderyn is a range of single malt whiskies produced in several award winning and highly rated expressions extolled by Jim Murray - The Whisky Bible.

• The Kavi Reserve Co-Founder Jackie DeMarco will be in Manitoba to introduce consumers to this top selling craft flavoured Canadian whisky. Kavi Reserve is the harmonization of cold brewed coffee and Canadian whisky. It is expertly crafted with natural ingredients, in small batches by a team of family and friends. The coffee and whisky are made specifically to compliment each other and are blended in barrels for a smooth mellow finish.

• Wolfhead Distillery – The Brand Ambassador, Nick Connoy has extensive knowledge and background in the creation of Wolfhead whiskies. Also, he is a mixologist and can suggest cocktails for consumers of these fine award-winning products.

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Friday, March  1 / Saturday, March 2, 2019