Session Title: Knob Creek Barrel Pick Selection (Knob Creek 120 Proof Bourbon)
Description: In this class you will learn about properly tasting a barrel strength bourbon and the history of the Knob Creek brand. Guest host Adam Stumpf of Stumpy's Spirits (stumpysspirits.com) in Columbia, Illinois, will join Steve Akley to talk about aging of bourbon. Adam will share samples of bourbon that is maturing but isn't quite ready to be released yet to compare/contrast with the bourbon ready-to-be-bottled you are sampling later. The class will culminate with the group tasting samples from barrels of Knob Creek and voting on their favorite. Majority wins and Total Wine will purchase that specific barrel and sell it at the store under the name, "TWM Customer Selection" at their Brentwood Store. Come be part of an amazing barrel pick and get an idea of what it's like behind the scenes selecting a barrel of bourbon.
Bonuses:Steve's list of the five best barrel strength bourbons.
Location/Time:Total Wine and More (90 Brentwood Promenade Ct, Brentwood, MO 63144) / 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Cost:$25 ($23.05 + $1.95 ticketing fee)
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