Whiskey Obsession Festival Grand Tasting

Whiskey Obsession Festival Grand Tasting

Friday Apr 12 2019     7:00 pm thru 10:30 pm

Location: Hyatt Regency Sarasota  
With hundreds of whiskies and cocktails available to sample, the Grand Tasting features dozens of the world's premium global brands as well as emerging craft distillers from around the country. All tickets include Whiskey and Barrel Nite's custom infused dinner buffet and hors d'oeuvres sponsored by Four Roses Bourbon, as well as a one year subscription to Whisky Advocate, the world's leading whisky magazine. Limited booth space still available - see contact information at the bottom of the page.

7:00 p.m. VIP Admission
7:15 p.m. Class I begins (open to GA ticket holders; ends at 8:00 p.m.)
8:00 p.m. General Admission; VIP Lounge Opens
8:30 p.m. Class II and III begin (end at 9:15 p.m.
10:15 p.m. Last Pour
10:30 p.m. Event concludes

Masterclasses just added!

7:15 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Four Roses Single Barrel Deconstruction with Cile Moreno
8:30 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. Amrut Indian Whisky with Ashok Chokalingam
8:30 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. Glengoyne Single Malt Scotch with Gordon Dundas

Three ticket levels are available:
VIP $195:

VIP admission is limited to 200 guests and includes one commemorative Glencairn glass and one hour early entrance at 7:00 p.m.
VIP Lounge brought to you by Whiskey & Barrel Nite (8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.)
VIP pours of premium, fine, and rare spirits (details will be available on the event website). At least 25 premium whiskies will be available during VIP hour.
One $50 retail voucher for purchases placed with our online retail partner, CaskCartel.com. Bottles will not be sold directly at the show.
Greater opportunity to interact with distillery ambassadors and industry professionals.
Unlimited tasting of over 200 spirits.
Priority seating at classes and other WOF events during the Festival.

General Admission $95:
Limited to 500 guests includes one commemorative Glencairn glass; entrance at 8:00 p.m.
Unlimited tasting of several hundred whiskies and cocktails.

Companion $45:
Limited to 75 guests includes entrance with VIP or general admission ticket holders.