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Event date and times: March 9, 2013, 12:00 PM to 3:00 AM
Ticket Information: Tickets starts at $35 per person; V.I.P. tickets, which include an entree and early check in (beginning at 11:00am) are $50. For tickets: www.dcwhiskeywalk.com/tickets
Eight popular Dupont Circle bars teaming up to serve eight fine Irish whiskeys during the DC Whiskey Walk. Participants can enjoy a different 1-ounce pour of a leading Irish whiskey included in their ticket price as they go from bar to bar; a portion of the ticket sales will go towards benefitting Becky’s Fund, a nationally recognized 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the eradication of domestic violence in the United States.
The event captures the excitement leading up to St. Patrick’s Day and also entitles participants to specials on beer pairings, food pairings and the featured whiskeys. begin their day by checking in from 12:00-3:00pm, and then proceed in whatever order they choose.
The DC Whiskey Walk features an excellent selection of premium Irish whiskeys: Kilbeggan, Tryconnell, Redbreast 12 Year, Jameson 12 Year Special Reserve, Jameson Select Reserve Black Barrel, Jameson, Powers Gold Label and Powers 12 Year Special Reserve. The tasting notes can be found here.
Participating bars and restaurants are: Board Room, Buffalo Billiards, Irish Whiskey, James Hoban’s, Mackey’s, Maddy’s, Madhatter and Science Club.
In addition, during the event, participants are also entitled to special prices on: (a) the whiskey each bar is featuring; (b) a beer pairing at $3.00-$5.00, including Guinness, Harp and Smithwick’s amongst many others; and (c) a food pairing at $4.00-$8.00 hand selected by each venue’s Executive Chef.