American Whiskey: The Innovators
This one-of-a-kind seminar guided by spirits experts F Paul Pacult and Sean Ludford will delve deeply and with humor into the modern American whiskey industry, which at present is the most dynamic and innovative category of distillates in the world.
As mainstream and craft U.S. whiskey producers strive for the admitted "perfect American whiskey", a series of groundbreaking innovations in mashbills, brand rejuvenations and wood maturation, or lack thereof, have taken place just within the last decade.
Buzzword topics to be discussed:
Have American distillers always been so intrepid in their vision?
Are the recent innovations appreciated overseas?
What lies ahead for American whiskey?
What has the American craft distilling movement added to the conversation about innovation?
How do these innovations affect whiskey cocktails?
This timely, illuminating and entertaining seminar will guide lucky attendees through many of these momentous homegrown events, highlighted by a superb tasting of 8-10 of the most critically acclaimed American whiskeys of our generation. We will taste an array of esoteric whiskeys that push the envelope from Buffalo Trace Distillery (Kentucky), Angel's Envy (Kentucky), Heaven Hill Distillery (Kentucky), Balcones Distillery (Texas) and more.
Bring your bib overalls, bring a seatbelt and set yourself down for a spell.
Space is limited. Reserve now.
Historic Pendergast Building (View)
1908 Main St
Kansas City, MO 64108
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