On November 15th and 16th Golden Nugget Atlantic City will host their first American Craft Whiskey Festival over the course of two days.
The event kicks off on Friday night at 7pm with a Whiskey Dinner hosted by Master of Whiskey Peter O’Conner and Miss Cheetah Fletcher where guests can enjoy an exhilarating evening of world class whiskey, cigars and turn of the century American fare created by Executive Chef Bobby Hettmannsperger. The decadent dinner will feature several expressions of Bulleit Bourbon and George Dickel Whiskies. Tickets can be purchased for $75 plus fees and taxes .
The Grand Tasting Experience will also take place on Friday from 7pm to 11pm and on Saturday from 3pm to 8pm and will be hosted by Masters of Whiskey Kevin Loser, Sean O’Rourke, Cheetah Fletcher and Peter O’Connor. During the experience, guests can partake in 10 different sample tastings of artisan whiskies and barrel aged barley beers. Whiskey connoisseurs will also have the chance to join in on master mixology classes, educational seminars and pot still demonstrations. The two day event will feature culinary delights by Executive Chef Bobby Hettmannsperger and live entertainment.
Whiskey Festival tickets can be purchased for $49 (one day pass) and $79 (two day pass). Guests can also purchase tickets to both the Friday night Whiskey Dinner and the Saturday Whiskey Festival for $99. Ticket prices do not include fees and taxes and are available for purchase through Ticketmaster.com.
Participating distilleries include: Bulleit Bourbon, George Dickel, Dad’s Hat, Death’s Door, Journeyman, Pendleton, New York Distilling, Hochstadter’s, Prichard’s, Redemption, James E Pepper, Jim Beam, Jack Daniels, Makers Mark, Filibuster, High West, Berkshire Mountain, Hirsh, Old Pogue, Rough Rider, Michters, Clyde Mays, Angel Envy, Woodford, 1792, Buffalo Trace, Blanton’s, Hudson, W.H. Harrison, XXX Shine, Midnight Moon, Art in the Age Craft Spirits Company, Firestone Walker Brewing Co. and Anderson Valley Brewing Co.
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