Come join us for an intimate tasting featuring Crown Royal Brand Ambassador Stephen Wilson on Thursday, April 18th from 6:00-7:00 p.m. This tasting will feature three of Crown Royal’s finest Whiskys: Northern Rye, (former #1 Whisky of the Year) Special Reserve and XR.
Tickets are $5 plus fees, seating will be limited. Click here for tickets.
We will feature special pricing on all Crown* products this night only. *no rain checks or holds.
We will see you on 4/18!
Per Stephen’s Bio:
“Good people, good conversation and great whisky.” For Stephen, that’s what it’s all about. As Crown Royal’s Director of Whisky Engagement, he’s able to combine all of those things and more. He has had the pleasure of representing the Diageo whiskies for over twelve years and his diverse background, coupled with his love for whisky, allows him to bring a one of a kind approach to his work.
Stephen thrives on sharing his knowledge and enjoyment of whisky with everyone from the connoisseur to the novice-adult experiencing whisky for the first time. His work has taken him throughout the world and includes: PR/media events, private events, seminars, whisky festivals and education courses. From 2006 – 2015, he was the host of the Johnnie Walker Journey and House of Walker, a multi-sensory, one of kind tasting experience.
Having completed in-depth industry training across Canada, Scotland, Ireland, Kentucky and Tennessee, Stephen is well versed in whisky history, production processes, wood/barrel management, sensory evaluation and maturation. He has also had the privilege of studying alongside a wide variety of whisky experts at some of the world’s most renowned distilleries, including the Crown Royal Masters Blenders at LaSalle and the Johnnie Walker Master Blenders at Cardhu.
Originally from the heart of American whiskey and Bourbon country, Stephen has called New York City home for the past nineteen years. When he’s not enjoying whisky, Stephen is an avid distance runner who competes regularly, always pushing himself towards a new personal best.