Just Announced: Buffalo Whiskey Fest 2018 Tickets On Sale Now

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Written by Emily Morrow

Published on November 17, 2017

Ever wanted the chance to try 75+ different types of whiskey? Keep reading.
The first Buffalo Whiskey Fest hosted by Tommyrotter Distillery and Step Out Buffalo is *THE* event of the year for whiskey lovers and the whiskey curious. On January 28, 2018 from 1-5p you get to explore the beautiful historic Hotel Lafayette while tasting over 75 different whiskeys, learning about the ins and outs from master distillers and brand ambassadors, sipping cocktails from the Four Roses Old Fashioned Bar and the Tommyrotter Distillery Manhattan Bar, and having a Sunday Funday the likes of which WNY has never seen.

The Buffalo Whiskey Fest is dedicated to exploring and encouraging the education of whiskey and all its varieties. All lovers of the spirit – whiskey aficionados and those just beginning their whiskey journey – are welcome! Attendees wishing to learn about the history, production, and terroir of different types of whiskeys will have the chance to sit down with whiskey masters at exclusive seminars available only at the event. And for those who love to dance, shop, and eat – there will be a live DJ, vendors, and food available for purchase.
General admission tickets are now on sale for $35 and include admission to the event, samples of 75+ types of whiskey, a whiskey tasting glass to take home, access to the Four Roses Old Fashioned Bar and the Tommyrotter Distillery Manhattan Bar, and exclusive access to event seminars. Valet parking and coat check will be also available. For more information and where to find tickets, visit
-Tommyrotter Distillery
-Four Roses Bourbon
-Black Dirt Distillery
-Wild Turkey
-40 Creek Whiskey
-Catskill Provisions
-Compass Box Whisky
-Slow & Low
-Hotchstadter’s Straight Vatted Rye
-Dad’s Hat Pennsylvania Rye Whiskey
-The Macallan
-Highland Park
-Bulleit Frontier Whiskey
-Finger Lakes Distilling
-The Dalmore
-Jura Whisky
-Honeoye Fall Distillery
-Hudson Whiskey

-Iron Smoke Distillery
-J. Rieger Co. Whiskey
-Long Island Spirits
-Myer Farms
-Paul John Indian Single Malt
-FEW Spirits
-Widow Jane
-Brenne French Single Malt Whisky
-Taconic Distillery
-Tim Smith’s Climax Moonshine
-Benromach Speyside Single Malts
-WhistlePig Whiskey
-Wyoming Whiskey
-Town Branch Bourbon
-Sonoma County Distilling Co.
-American Born Moonshine
-Cask & Crew Whiskey
The Buffalo Whiskey Fest
Date: Sunday, January 28, 2017
Time: 1-5 pm
Location: Hotel Lafayette
Cost: General Admission $35
Must be 21 and over to attend. No exceptions so don’t even ask. Tickets are non-refundable. Limitation of liability: Buffalo Whiskey Fest ticket holders assume all risk incident to the event. Tommyrotter Distillery and Step Out Buffalo are hereby released from any and all claims, damages, liabilities, actions, and/or causes of action suits and expenses.
More information regarding the first ever Buffalo Whiskey Fest can be found at Mark yourself as “Going” or “Interested” on the Facebook Event page for event announcements and updates!

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Written by <a href="" target="_self">Emily Morrow</a>

Written by Emily Morrow

Emily is co-founder and Director of Storytelling at Step Out Buffalo. Her favorite things to do are eat, travel, and think up business ideas. Emily is originally from Hamburg, NY and her out of town friends will tell you that she loves to talk about Buffalo any chance she gets.
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