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Watch Hill Proper Dinner Series, Featuring Special Guest: Fred Minnick

Renowned taster Fred Minnick brings you a distinctive selection of the finest bourbons to complement the culinary creations of Chef Michael Crouch.

date
Monday November 14, 2022
time
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM (Eastern Standard Time)
venue
Watch Hill Proper
location
Watch Hill Proper 11201 River Beauty Loop, Prospect, KY 40059, US Get Directions
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Watch Hill Proper Dinner Series, Featuring Special Guest: Fred Minnick

Monday, November 14th, 7:00 PM 

Renowned taster Fred Minnick brings you a distinctive selection of the finest bourbons to complement the culinary creations of Chef Michael Crouch.

Ticket price: $250 (includes tax and tip)

Dinner: Five Course meal prepared by Chef Michael Crouch

Pairings: Your choice of bourbon or wine pairing

Bourbon Tasting: Nothing to see but Old Forester here! We are hitting all the high notes with our final dinner of the year with Fred. We will begin with the 2022 Birthday Bourbon released just a few weeks ago. Then we will compare all three batches of the Old Forester 150th Anniversary. And to finish the evening, we will enjoy a vintage 1960s Old Forester. Five fantastic 3/4 ounce pours to get you ready for Thanksgiving!

Five-Course Dinner Menu:

  • Hawaiian Kampachi Sashimi - Bourbon / Banana Miso-Lime-Smoked Sesame
  • Baby Arugula / Lobster / Beluga Lentil / Garlic / Meyer Lemon
  • Smoked Bacon Wrapped Roasted Quail - Fresh Goat Cheese / Golden Raisin / 8 year balsamic / Brussels Sprout Slaw
  • Charred Iberico Presa - Crispy Prosciutto / Fennel Relish / "Apple Butter” / Creamy Polenta
  • Huckleberry / Mascarpone Tart - Lavender Syrup

The evening will feature informative discussions led by Fred based on his selection process combined with detailed distillery backgrounds and pairing notes. Attendees can expect to enjoy rare, vintage, and highly allocated bourbons or a pairing of fine wines.

ABOUT FRED MINNICK

Upon returning home from the Iraq War in 2005, Fred Minnick has lived one of the most extraordinary lives, becoming the world’s leading whiskey critic and an iconic storyteller who practices the lost art of no bullshit interviewing with flares of dry wit and sardonic humor. Billionaires, politicians, celebrities and regular folk fly into Louisville, KY., Fred’s home, just to have drinks with the man who is considered the “Face of Bourbon.” Drinking with Fred, even on streaming media, is an experience you never forget.

Minnick has assessed contestant drinks on Bravo's "Top Chef," and appeared on Discovery's "Moonshiners," CNBC, CBS This Morning, NPR and more. He is the host of PodcastOne’s Hermes Creative Awards Platinum winning podcast The Fred Minnick Show, as well as the Bourbon Pursuit Podcast and DASH Radio's "Minnick Minute.” Minnick is also the author of Wall Street Journal best-seller Bourbon Curious, ForeWord INDIES' Gold Medal winner Whiskey Women, which was options by Paramour Films, and Spirited Awards' World's Best Spirits Book winner Bourbon.

If you love whiskey and bourbon, you do not want to miss this event! Seating is limited. 

Price: $250 per person (price is inclusive of food, whiskey or wine pairing, tax, and gratuity). 

Seating is limited.

 

Watch Hill Proper Dinner Series, Featuring Special Guest: Fred Minnick
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