Washington, DC (June 18, 2013) – Eight popular Dupont Circle bars are teaming up for a tasting tour of eight premium bourbons during the first annual DC Bourbon Bash this Saturday, June 22.
The Bourbon Bash gets participants into a Kentucky spirit with a bluegrass band and specials on beers, food pairings and the featured bourbons. The crowd will begin their day by checking in from 12:00- 3:00pm at James Hoban’s or Buffalo Billiards, and then proceed in whatever order they choose during this unique all-day tasting tour. The guests can enjoy their bourbons neat, on the rocks or with a soda mixer.
Participating venues and their featured bourbons are: Board Room (1792 Ridgemont Reserve), Buffalo Billiards (Buffalo Trace), Front Page (Four Roses Small Batch), Bar Rouge (Four Roses Yellow Label), Maddy’s Bar & Grille (Knob Creek), James Hoban’s (Jim Beam Black 8 Year), MadHatter (Maker’s Mark) and Science Club (Eagle Rare 10 Year Single Barrel). Not exactly sure what you are tasting? Check out their cheat-sheet, HERE.
In addition, participants are also entitled to special prices on: (a) the bourbon each bar is featuring; (b) a beer pairing at $3.00–$4.00, and (c) a food pairing at $4.00– $7.00 hand-selected by each venue’s chefs.
Tickets and full information are at www.DCBourbonBash.com. Tickets are $55.00 per person. A portion of ticket sales will benefit Lead The Way Fund, a non-profit organization that supports active duty, disabled and deceased U.S. Army Rangers and their families.