For donating Deanston Virgin Oak, Deanston 12 year, Deanston 15 year Organic, Deanston 9yr Bordeaux and Bunnahabhain 12 (Distell International owns Deanson, Bunnahabhain and Tobermory). Andrew Raeburn, a visiting employee of Deanston, has extensive knowledge about this distillery and went through four offerings plus another from Bunnahabhain.
For donating KOVAL Millet, KOVAL Oat, KOVAL Rye, KOVAL Bourbon, and KOVAL Four Grain for a tasting you put on for us. Mary Allen represented KOVAL well, added a welcomed element to our meeting, and was also generous with purchasing an additional bottle of KOVAL white whiskey that we will enjoy at a future meeting. The gift package for each member was also quite generous. Thank you!
For your generosity and donation of a bottle of your 2015 5 year Repeal Reserve Straight Rye Whiskey, 2016 5 year Repeal Reserve Straight Rye Whiskey, Gin, and Barrel aged Gin.
For Ambassador Kathleen Herbst for donating their Door County Distillery Brandy, Gin, Barrel Finish Gin, and Single Malt Whiskey and attending our April 27, 2016 meeting.
Waterford Wine Co.
For letting us use your facility for a tasting in November 2015.
Ambassador Dan Crowell donated Glenmorangie tumblers and whiskies from Glenmorangie and Ardbeg (Glenmorangie Signet, Tùsail, 18yr, 25yr; Ardbeg New Make Spirit, Ardbeg Perpetuum, and Ardbeg Corryvreckan). He also led and attended our September 30th meeting.
For ambassador Marcus Yarrow from Beam Suntory for donating five Irish whiskies from Cooley Distillery (2 Gingers, Kilbeggan, Greenore 8 single grain, Tyrconnell, and Connemara Peated) and attending our August 12th meeting.
Kilbeggan Distilling Link
For ambassador David Allardice and ambassador Michelle Malicki who invited us to a Glenfiddich Tasting at the Iron Horse Hotel where we tasted the Original 1963, 15 year Solera Reserve, 21 year Gran Reserva (batch 32), 26 year Excellence, and a special bottling of Glenfiddich 15 year in new oak at cask strength (58.7%) from David's secret stash.
For ambassador Bethany Panoff's attendance at one of our meetings and for donating a bottle of Zeppelin Bend and Double Down Whiskeys and bringing other goodies to share in April 2015.
For ambassador Chris Riesbeck, who donated a bottle of Glenlossie 29yr, Clynelish 10yr, Clynelish 13yr, and Jura 12yr in October 2014.
For ambassador Jonathan Wingo, who donated a bottle of Balvenie 15yr Sherry Cask in October 2014.
For ambassador Jonathan Wingo and ambassador Michelle Malicki who invited us to a Balvenie Tasting at the Milwaukee Art Museum where we tasted Balvenie's Doublewood 12 Year, Caribbean Cask 14 year, Double Wood 17 Yr, and the 21 Year Port Wood.
Waterford Wine Co.
For letting us use your facility for a tasting in January 2014.