The Complete Whiskey Course: Book Signing & Tasting
Ticket Price: $95
Saturday, Oct 26 3:00 PM

Join Robin Robinson of Astor Center’s Whisky Smackdown series for a tasting and conversation about his new book, The Complete Whiskey Course: A Comprehensive Tasting School in Ten Lessons. You’ll receive a copy of the book at the event!

In his new book, The Complete Whiskey Course: A Comprehensive Tasting School in Ten Lessons, whiskey educator Robin Robinson demystifies “water of life” in a definitive, illustrated tome designed to take readers on a global tour of whiskey. Across ten robust classes, Robinson explains whiskey history, how whiskey is made in different countries and regions, how aging and finishing works, and the basics of nosing and tasting whiskey. Chapters are dedicated to how to choose among them, and how to build a collection of your own. Through chapters dedicated to American whiskey, Scotch, Irish, Canadian, Japanese, craft and world whiskies, Robinson presents the best offerings from new and historic producers in this essential guide.

What you can expect:

  • A whisky tasting with Whisky Smackdown instructor Robin Robinson
  • A copy of the book, The Complete Whiskey Course: A Comprehensive Tasting School in Ten Lessons, by Robin Robinson
  • A discussion and Q&A with the author, Robin Robinson
  • A 10% discount on all spirits tasted to use in-store after class

Level: Beginner
Style: Book Signing + Tasting
Good for: Meet the author, whisky guide, whiskey tasting book, whiskey class, Fall whiskey event

What people are saying about this instructor:

“Robin Robinson's Whiskey Smackdowns have been enjoyable, relaxed, and informative experiences offering a chance to learn about distilling techniques and taste brands I would likely never have encountered, no less sampled, otherwise. Several have become favorites.”