Whiskey School

Whiskey courses for all levels of connoisseur.

Our whiskey school offers courses for all levels. We have classes for connoisseurs, and others for beginners who are simply curious to learn more. Led by our team of in-house whiskey experts. You will walk away with both a pronounced appreciation for whiskey and a light skip in your step after one of these fun and dynamic courses. All classes are held upstairs in our tasting room. The space has been designed specifically for these classes and all details have been considered. A long 16’ black walnut tasting table, moderator podium, projection screen, sound-proofed curtains and a separate PA system. Tastings start on time, so please arrive early to avoid any interruption.

From the beginner to the most avid dark spirits lover, our classes are designed to continue taste development and excitement.

Whiskey School at The Flatiron Room

 

Whiskey 101

Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 6:00PM

Our most popular class to date. This class gives you an overview of the various styles of whiskey including Bourbon, Rye, Scotch, Irish and other international marks. You will nose, taste and evaluate a diverse selection of whiskey. Signature cocktail, six whiskies and light appetizers provided.

Price: $85+ Tax

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Luxury Whiskies

Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 6:00PM

Join us as we walk you through 6 of our current luxury whiskies. You’ll learn about the effects of wood in maturation, the distillation process, the malting of barley and all about “peat”. Signature cocktail and light appetizers provided.

Price: $125+ Tax

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Whisky & Cheese

Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 6:00PM

Whisky and cheese is a match made in Single Malt heaven. Join us for an exclusive class, in which you will discover why whisky’s complex notes compliment palatable cheeses. Jordan Zimmerman, Edrington’s NY Brand Ambassador and former Murray’s Cheese Education Manager, will expertly guide you through this mouthwatering pairing class, and you will learn how to pair fine Scotches with artisanal cheeses.

You will nose and taste the following selections:
– The Macallan 10 year Fine Oak paired with Vermont Creamery Cremont
– Highland Park 12 year paired with Clothbound Cheddar
– The Macallan Rare Cask paired with Two Sisters Isabella Gouda
– Famous Grouse Black Grouse paired with Fourme d’Ambert

All levels of experience are welcome–whisky connoisseurs and beginners alike. Signature welcome cocktail, four whiskies and four cheeses provided.

Price: $85+ Tax

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Whiskey 101

Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 6:00PM

Our most popular class to date. This class gives you an overview of the various styles of whiskey including Bourbon, Rye, Scotch, Irish and other international marks. You will nose, taste and evaluate a diverse selection of whiskey. Signature cocktail, six whiskies and light appetizers provided.

Price: $85+ Tax

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Scotch 101

Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 6:00PM

Learn all about scotch. After taking this class, you will be well-versed in the role of peat, chill filtration, Scotland’s whisky making regions, how to nose and taste, evaluation and even how to pronounce Gaelic words. Signature cocktail, six whiskies and light appetizers provided.

Price: $85+ Tax

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Luxury Japanese Whiskies
Saturday, November 12, 2016 at 6:00PM

Join Gardner Dunn, Brand Ambassador of Suntory Japanese Whisky, as he walks you through 6 marvelous whiskies. Learn the history of the iconic Suntory brand, why the Japanese category is in such high demand and what differentiates this style of whisky from others.

You will nose and taste the following selections:
– Yamazaki Sherry Cask
– Yamazaki 12 year
– Yamazaki 18 year
– Hibiki 12 year
– Hibiki 17 year
– Hibiki 21 year
Ticket includes a commemorative tasting glass, signature cocktail on arrival, six drams of whisky and light appetizers.

Price: $275+ Tax

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Our whiskey school offers courses for all levels. We have classes for connoisseurs, and others for beginners who are simply curious to learn more.

Check our calendar often for upcoming classes. Classes are also available for private parties of any size. To inquire about booking a class for your group, contact Evelina at 212.725.3860 or email Evelina@TheFlatironRoom.com

PAYMENT, REFUND, AND TICKET TRANSFERRAL POLICIES
To register for any class at The Flatiron Room, payment in full is required at the time of registration. Credit may be issued for a future class by notifying us in writing at least 7 days prior to class date by emailing Evelina at Evelina@TheFlatironRoom.com. Or you are free to transfer your space in the class to a friend, family member or colleague. Simply email Evelina@TheFlatironRoom.com with the name of your substitute. 


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