6:30pm-9:30pm- the Ultimate Whisky Dinner Experience with Chef Luc and Andrew Ferguson of Kensington Wine Market
This is a 5 course Whisky Experience Dinner: All courses will be prepared & paired with a selected whisky. Everything down to the salt and pepper is prepared with a selected whiskey/whisky. The show piece however, will be a Prime Rib aged with 12 year old Bunnahabhain Single Malt Scotch for 90-100 days.
NAV Centre's Chef Luc McCabe will team up with Andrew Ferguson, owner/operator of the kensington wine market in Calgary, to explain the whiskies chosen for this incredible dinner. Included with this ticket is entry the "Whisky Stories from the Road" with Graham MacKenney at 10:00pm in our theater.
6:30pm -9:30 - ESCA Goumet Pizza + Bar Forty Creek Whisky Dinner Experience with Chris Thompson.
Make use of our complimentary shuttle down to one of Cornwall's finest restaurants. Expect a wonderful evening with Forty Creek's Chris Thompson as he works closely with ESCA to make a whisky pairing menu you won't want to miss. Included with this ticket is entry the "Whisky Stories from the Road" back at the NAV Centre with Graham MacKenney at 10:00pm in our theater. Again, shuttle service will be available.
10:00pm -11:00pm -"Whisky Stories from the Road" Hosted by Graham MacKenney with special guests Matt Jones of Beam Suntory; Tish Harcus, Ambassador to Canadian Club Nationally; Barry Stein and Barry Bernstein owners of Stillwaters Distillery; and Author Davin De Kergommeaux. Hosted inside NAV Centre's Lecture Theatre.
8:00am-10:00am - Propeller Breakfast
11:00am - ESCA Brunch (shuttle service provided)
1:00pm - Connoisseurs and Collectors dram
This class is so spectacular words don't do it justice. Some of Canada's classiest whisky collectors will be sharing something special from their own personal collection. Enjoy an hour with Rick Culver @rmculver, Benoit Bailey @RatherBeOnIslay, Larry Onions @TheWhiskyOnion, Igor Kossov @whiskyvip and Andre Girard @AndreQCWhisky.
2:30pm - Frank Biskupek's Speyside Darlings
A class focused on Abelour and Glenlivet. Perfect for the the beginner Scotch lover. Frank's classes are always legendary.
2:30pm - David Smith's Brown-Foreman North American Whiskies
Sampling all the best from Jack Daniels, Woodford Reserve, Old Forester and Collingwood distilleries. David's passion fro quality Whiskey is truly unmatched. This will be a true education into his world.
2:30pm - André Girard's La dégustation de whisky la plus cool; trucs et astuces
The NAV Centre and Cornwall is a bilingual facility and Community. We are thrilled to include a French Class this year with the only person to conduct a French class, Mr.Whisky Quebec himself, Andre Girard.
4:00pm - Cornwall Native Mike Brisebois presents a class for "The Whisky Explorer"
Distell Malts North American Brand Ambassador and Cornwall Native Mike Brisebois will be sampling Bunnahadhain, Deanston and Tobermory scotches. This class is sure to dazzle.
4:00pm - Emmett Hossack's "Kilchoman - A Liquid History
Emmett Hossack's love for whisky will definitely shine through with this educational class into the complex Kilchoman Single Malt Scotch.
4:00pm - Bill Sommerville's "The Lost Taste of Speyside"
Sampling some beautiful Benromach Single Malt Scotches, Ambassador Bill Somerville is a true entertainer and lover of whisky. His accent transports you directly into the distillery in Scotland.
4:00pm -Davin de Kergommeaux "Ryes & Shine" Canadian Whisky
Celebrating all of Canadian's best Whiskey, like last year Davin's class will be one to mark on your calendar. Included in this price is Davin's new Book. "Canadian Whisky, Second Edition: The New Portable Expert:"
5:30pm - Johanne Mcinnis, "The Whisky Lassie" Presents Whisky Family Feud
The Whisky Lassie will present an interactive and fun learning session for our last class prior to the main show. With this ticket you will be considered our VIP and will then have 20 minute early access to the Wonderful World of Whisky Show to meet some of our experts prior to general admission entry.
The Wonderful World of Whisky Show
Doors open at 7:00pm till 10:00pm. Your ticket will, of course, include our logo'd Glencairn glass, all your sampling, and a culinary feast for the ages.
10:30pm-12:30am - After Party in the Jet Set Pub