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Whiskey Weekends are Back at the Whisky Shop!
In-Store Tastings Every Month 
 
 

You can RSVP through the attached Facebook links or by sending us an email at info@whiskyshopusa.com.

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SATURDAY, May 21st,  AT 1 PM – 5 PM

10th St Single Malt

Can peated single malt be made in the Bay Area? Yes, and it's delicious! 10th St Distillery brings Islay tradition to California with their signature single malt, made from imported Scottish peated barley. Located in San Jose, California, 10th St Distillery combines time honored Scottish traditions and American ingenuity to create award winning single malt. Their signature expression is made with peated barley imported exclusively from Scotland and mineral rich water from the Sierras, hand-crafted in custom copper pot stills and aged in bourbon barrels. It received ‘Best in Class’ at the 2018 Whiskies of the World. Come by for a taste and learn more about this up-and-coming local distillery.

 

SATURDAY, May 28th,  AT 1 PM – 5 PM

Whitley Neill Gin

A treat for mixologists & gin lovers! Beginning with exotic botanicals like baobab fruit and cape gooseberries (the Whitley Neill logo is an artistic rendition of a Baobab tree,) Whitley Neill’s painstaking attention to craft and inventive spirit has produced an extensive line of bottlings, including flavors like rhubarb & ginger, blackberry, quince, and more, as well as their highly lauded Original gin. They boast 65 medals won across the range of Gins, including 4 Double Golds & 5 Golds at IWSC and 6 Golds at SFWSC and 3 Spirits Business Gin Masters.

 

FRIDAY, June 3, AT 3 PM – 6 PM

Local Spirits: Spirit Works Distillery

 Awarded Distillery of the Year by ADI in July 2020, Spirit Works was founded, in 2012 in the heart of Sonoma County in Sebastopol, California, by husband and wife team Timo and Ashby Marshall. The distillery is a highly respected and award-winning craft spirits producer which house-ferments, distills, and bottles handmade Vodka, Gin, Sloe Gin, Barrel Gin, Barrel Reserve Sloe Gin and the all four-year-old Straight Wheat, Straight Rye, and Four Grain Bourbon Whiskey onsite. Lead by one of the few female distilling teams in the U.S., Spirit Works Distillery is continually voted as Best Craft Distillery and Tasting Room in Sonoma County.
 
 

SATURDAY, June 11, AT 1 PM – 5 PM

Scotch Tasting: Aberfeldy

Perthshire distillery Aberfeldy is perhaps best known for their contributions to blended scotches, producing beautiful balanced single malt whisky since 1898. Often referred to as ‘the golden dram’ in blended malts, their core expressions are rare to find and enjoyed the world over. Come by for a taste of new and rare single malts presented by whisky experts and distillery ambassadors, and learn more about one of the last remaining Perthshire distilleries.

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FRIDAY, June 17th,  AT 3 PM – 6 PM

Irish Whiskey Tasting - Irishman Single Malt & Writers Tears

Walsh Whiskey's super-premium, triple-distilled, craft Irish whiskey expressions feature at this expert presented in-store tasting. A marriage of inspiration and art, Writers’ Tears is inspired by the golden era of Irish Whiskey, pot still distillation and its deep, lasting bond with creative thinkers and artists. Walsh Whiskey’s The Irishman is a critically acclaimed, award-winning Irish whiskey, consistently adored for its high quality and accessibility. Both expressions won gold at the 2022 San Francisco Spirits Competition and IWSC.

 

SATURDAY, June 18, AT 2 PM – 5 PM

Scotch Tasting: Tullibardine

 Tullibardine Distillery is located in Blackford, Perthshire - the gateway to the Scottish Highlands. The site dates back to late 1940s as a distillery for producing hand crafted, Highland single malt Scotch whisky. A family owned, independent distillery, they distil, matures, and bottle all their whiskies on-site, giving Tullibardine complete control over the whisky process. 
 
 

SATURDAY, June 25, AT 1 PM – 5 PM

Whiskey Tasting: Westland Distillery

Made from natural and local ingredients in the Pacific Northwest, each Westland expression honors the traditions of distilling and adds something new and distinctly American. Every whiskey is underscored by Westland Distillery’s signature house style – a sweetness and ease on the palate accompanied by a fruity and complex but ultimately grain-focused finish worthy of distinction among single malt whiskey.

 

SATURDAY, July 2, 1 PM – 5 PM

Japanese & Indian Whiskey: Rampur & Kujira

Expand your whisky knowledge at our world whiskies tasting! While Scotland is the home of Scotch, fine whiskies can be found the globe over. This tasting will feature Indian whiskey from Rampur and Japanese whiskey from Kujira, poured for you by our whisky expert presenters.

 
 
 
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