Scotch lovers rejoice! The Waldorf Astoria New York is hosting a Balvenie Tasting Experience as a pop-up, starting today. It will also take place on Friday, the 13th, and Monday through Wednesday of next week (the 16th through the 18th). The tasting, which will feature a portfolio of single malt whisky from the famed Scottish distiller, is open to both hotel guests and the public. The pop-up will be located in the Left Foyer of the hotel’s Park Avenue Lobby.
And there’s more: The Waldorf’s Bull & Bear Prime Steakhouse will offer The Balvenie Single Malt Scotch Whisky portfolio, showcasing a number of age ranges and finishes. In addition to featuring tastes of the 12-Year Old DoubleWood, 14-Year Old Caribbean Cask, 17-Year Old DoubleWood, and 21-Year Old PortWood, Bull & Bear recently introduced The Balvenie Fifty Cask, becoming the only venue on the East Coast offering the rare dram. This exclusive rare whiskey is being sold for $2,500 a dram.
Participants in The Balvenie Tasting Experience will also be able to try samples of The Balvenie’s Single Malt Scotch core range and learn more about the art of craft whisky from Gemma Paterson, the Balvenie Brand Ambassador,
The Balvenie Tasting Experiences: Thursday, January 12 –Friday January 13 and Monday, January 16 –Wednesday, January 18, from 5-8PM at Waldorf Astoria New York Park Avenue Lobby – Left Foyer, 301 Park Avenue (between 49th & 50th Streets).