Discover the world of wine, spirits and beer in this event series led by industry hosts. In each week of the series, you’ll have the opportunity to learn from a different expert and experience a guided tasting of unique products they’ve selected.  


WEEK 1: Wednesday, February 28
Single Malt Scotch with Cameron Millar, National Brand Ambassador

Single malt Scotch whisky is one of the most revered spirits in the world. Understand what makes them so unique and explore fine single malts from The Macallan, Highland Park and Glenrothes in this session led by malt master Cameron Millar.

The Macallan 12 YO Double Cask
The Macallan Rare Cask 
Highland Park Magnus
Highland Park 18 YO
Glenrothes Bourbon Cask Reserve
Glenrothes Peated Cask Reserve

WEEK 2: Wednesday, March 7
Whisky Appreciation & Food Pairings with Dave Pieroway, Customer Experience Manager at The Port
Learn about the aging processes of whisky, and how to properly nose and taste the beloved brown spirit. Discover whisky and food pairings, while sampling fine scotches and Irish whiskies along the way.

The Arran Malt 10 YO 
Hyde 10 YO 
The One British 
The Quiet Man 8 YO 

WEEK 3: Wednesday, March 14
The Last Great Malts of Scotland with Samuel Trudeau, Brand Ambassador
Discover a range of Scotch expressions, including single malts from John Dewar & Sons malt whisky distilleries. Get to know distinguished drams from Aberfeldy, Aultmore, Craigellachie, Dewars and The Deveron.

Aberfeldy 12YO
Aberfeldy 16YO
Dewars White Label
Dewars 12 YO

WEEK 4: Wednesday, March 21
Bourbon Rennaissance with The Clever Barkeep

Bourbon's image is transforming from the stuff of shot glasses to a spirit that can be sipped and savoured like a fine Single Malt or used for premium cocktail consumption. Learn from Halifax's own bartending duo, The Clever Barkeep, about what makes this classic American whiskey so versatile, and how to incorporate fine Bourbons into your at-home cocktails.

Blanton's Single Barrel 
Basil Hayden's Original 8 YO 
Maker's 46 
Bulleit Bourbon 
Woodford Reserve 
Evan Williams Single Barrel

Date & Time

February 28, 2018 - March 21, 2018


The Port

Participating Stores

The Port