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Andre's Cigar Lounge's Popular 'Whisk(e)y Wednesday' Returns Dec. 5th
Published on Fri, Nov 30, 2012 (7:45 a.m.)Ring in the holidays with the finest Scotch tasting in the land at Andre’s Cigar Lounge, Dec. 5th, at the Monte Carlo Resort & Casino.
Andre’s famed Whisk(e)y Wednesday is closing out the year in classic style when Southern Wine & Spirits representatives join us for an education on none other than “The Dalmore,” the highland Single Malt Scotch award-winner in production for 180 years.
You will be tasting 5 distinct Dalmore tastings – 12, 15 and 18-year blends, in addition to the very rare Cigar Malt and King Alexander III bottlings. RSVPs in advance are $25 by calling (702) 798-7151; any remaining tickets are $35 at the door.
The Dalmore, long known for its iconic family crest of royal stag antlers, was begun by the Clan Mackenzie in 1839. Located on the northern shores of the Firth of Cromarty in the spectacular Scottish Highlands, the distillery enjoys rare salt air. Even its warehouses are aligned to face the North Sea to provide unique conditions for smooth and tasty maturation.
Whisk(e)y Wednesday’s patrons will enjoy the rare introduction to The Dalmore Cigar Malt Reserve, too, a 44% alcohol compilation of scotch stock drawn from three different casks: American white oak ex-bourbon casks, 30-year-old Matusalem oloroso sherry butts, and premier cru Cabernet Sauvignon white barriques.
Southern Wine & Spirits will also be bringing The Dalmore’s King Alexander III to the table, which unites six specially selected casks from bourbon, sherry, Madeira, Marsala, port and Cabernet casks and barrels.
About Andre's Cigar Lounge
On the second floor of Andre's Restaurant at the Monte Carlo, Andre's Cigar Lounge offers one of the world's most sought after collections of rare cognac, scotch whiskey, single malt scotch, armagnac and cigars. Andre's is the only restaurant on the Las Vegas Strip that houses its own cigar lounge, and one of just a handful of lounges anywhere in the United States to provide state-of-the-art ventilation and air filtration to allow even non-smoking guests to enjoy after dinner drinks and stimulating conversation without being forced to sit in a blue cloud of cigar smoke haze. Go to Andre's Cigar Lounge for more information and a sample list of our world-renowned cognac collection: http://andrelv.com/andres-cigar-lounge/
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