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Nov 7

Best Whiskey in the Old Fashioned Competition – LIVE STREAM

November 7 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm EST

Engage Live as Tastings with Top Industry Panelists Award The Best Whiskey in the Old Fashioned 2022!

New York Cocktail Expo presents…

The Best Whiskey in The Old Fashioned Competition – FREE Live Stream of Industry Tastings!

The Iconic Blind Tasting Spirit Competition Returns – Live Streamed Industry Tastings from the Legendary Dutch Kills Bar in LIC, NY.

Register Free to view this landmark competition and be a part of history!

Born out of the Centennial Anniversary of the Prohibition, New York Cocktail Expo Celebrates the Annual Best Spirits in Cocktails Awards!

Beginning with the Best Whiskey in the Old Fashioned Competition. Tune in and engage Live with Spirit Industry panelists as they blind taste Old Fashioned’s with different Whiskeys, stirred by nominated bar, Dutch Kills.

The panel will converse about the history of the Old Fashioned, its many riffed versions & what makes a great one as you watch them taste, score, deliberate & decide Gold, Silver & Bronze honors for the top Whiskey finalists!

2022 Industry Nomination / Tasting Panelists: Jillian Vose (Hazel & Apple) Eamon Rockey (Creator, Rockey’s Botanical Liqueur), Joey Vargas (Formerly of Whistle Pig), Lamar Curtis (Parker & Quinn), Mike Vacheresse (Travel Bar) More TBA!

What you will Experience!

  • Learn about the History of the Old Fashioned
  • Learn how to Judge Cocktails from our Industry Panel
  • Hear about the great history of the Legendary Dutch Kills Bar
  • Live Q&A to Engage with panelists
  • Learn to make a proper Old Fashioned from Dutch Kills!
  • Be a part of NYCE’s Iconic Best Spirits in Cocktails Awards
  • Drink an Old Fashioned at Home while you watch history in the making!
  • Find out the Best Whiskeys for an Old Fashioned!

Register Free now as this highly anticipated Tasting & Live Stream event will fill quickly!

Whiskey Brands Submit your Expressions to Compete Here!

See The Spirits & Bars Nominated in the Best Spirits in Cocktails Awards 2022 Here!


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*Please note: By registering for this LIVE Stream event you are agreeing to receive emails from the organizers and it’s participants. Thank you for being a part of the NYCE community!

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