Whisky Smackdown: Family Feud - Fathers & Daughters
Ticket Price: $89
Saturday, Jun 15 3:00 PM

Join us on Father’s Day weekend for a feud of familial proportions. What happens when a father and daughter are both working in the same whisky industry at the same time? Robin Robinson, independent consultant, and Rose Robinson of Hotaling & Co. present a unique take on the state of whisky today. Boomers and millennials take sides as each presents three of their favorite whiskies, discuss drinking habits, changing tastes, and exchange the occasional "dad" joke.

Classes are 2 hours long, including a Q&A session with Astor Center Instructors, Robin & Rose Robinson.

What you can expect:

  • 1 Welcome cocktail
  • 6 Tasting pours of whisky
  • Palate-cleansing bread & cheese
  • A 10% discount on all spirits tasted to use in-store after class

What you will learn:

  • The different processes and methods for making whisky
  • How distilleries vary their approach to achieve their unique flavors
  • Best practices for tasting whisky
  • How to find the best whiskies for your taste, whether you’re at a bar or in a retail store

Level: Beginner
Style: Tasting + Discussion
Food Served: Bread & Cheese
Good for: Whiskey event NYC, whiskey tasting NYC, Father’s Day events NYC

What people are saying about Whisky Smackdown:

“Robin Robinson's Whiskey Smackdowns have been enjoyable, relaxed, and informative experiences. They offer a chance to learn about distilling techniques and taste brands I would likely never have encountered—much less sampled—otherwise.”