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Whiskey Dinner

Whiskey samples

January 20 & 21, 2017

6:00 p.m.
Ginkgo Restaurant

Warm up this winter with whiskey in our beautiful Ginkgo Restaurant overlooking Meadow Lake!  Enjoy a four-course meal and whiskey pairings.  Listen to a whiskey discussion with a guest speaker from William Grant and Sons distillery and enjoy music from Ron Steta.

Whiskey or Whisky- which is correct? Both, actually! The spelling is often related to location. Scotland, Canada, and Japan prefer whisky while Ireland and the United States enjoy whiskey. 


2017 Whiskey Dinner Menu

First Course
Crispy Jumbo Shrimp
Grilled colossal asparagus topped with bourbon butter tomato sauce
Paired with Hudson Baby Bourbon Whiskey

Second Course
Roasted Butternut Squash Soup
Whiskey caramelized apples and crème fraiche
Paired with Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey Crock

Third Course
Whisky Braised Short Rib

 Celery root cheddar mash, roasted vegetables and scotch herb jus
Paired with Glenfiddich 14 yr Single Malt Scotch Whisky - Bourbon Barrel Reserve

Fourth Course
Apple Walnut and Brioche Bread Pudding
Scotch crème anglaise and salted caramel
Paired with Balvenie Caribbean Cask Single Malt Scotch Whisky


Ticket price includes brand ambassador guest speaker from William Grant and Sons and raffle ticket to win a bottle of the sampling whisky (ey), souvenir rocks glass and live music by Ron Steta.


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$85.00 member
$95.00 nonmember

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