DATE: Thursday, July 28, 2022 TIME: 6:00pm – 9:00pm
DATE: Friday, July 29, 2022 TIME: 6:00pm – 9:00pm
DATE: Saturday, July 30, 2022 TIME: 6:00pm – 9:00pm
In a City home to North America’s largest distillery, we know great whisky! Did you also know Windsor is home to six breweries and six more within 30 minutes? We invite you to check out a few of our Barrels Bottles & Brews top spots during your visit. Leave the driving to us, sit back and enjoy time with friends old and new to learn the history of whisky and beer in Windsor by exploring local production, sensory elements and paired bites! Your all inclusive tour offers the following stops:
1. Walkerville Brewery – Welcome to Windsor’s Distillery District and largest brewery Walkerville Brewery, A place of heritage, community and of course – great hand crafted beer. On the Thursday and Saturday events, there will be a production and memorabilia tour followed by a signature flight of four beers and a sampling of Windsor style pizza. If you register for Friday night, you will have a special opportunity to experience the Night Market at the Brewery, showcasing local artisans and live music.
2. J.P. Wiser’s Experience – Where it all began with the infamous Hiram Walker and the roots of Canadian Whisky. Learn about the bootlegging past of Windsor and the award winning traditions that continue today with North America’s largest distillery. Your stop begins with a sensory experience in the art of distilling followed by a memorable grain to glass tasting that will change the way you look at whisky forever!
3. Chapter Two Brewing – Off to the Chapter Two Patio for an intimate experience with brewmaster and Cicerone Michael Beaudoin. Near the heart of Old Windsor this brewery began as a passion project among friends and boasts a line-up of beer with an undeniable quality of which even the most hardcore beer drinkers recognize. Indulge in a selection of pub and bbq fare to satisfy any appetite!
4. Craft Heads Brewing Co. – Finish the night off with an impressive selection of no less than 30 micro brews on tap! Don’t worry we will help you select your best brews through a fun interactive game getting to know your flavours. Hop on the bus for your return ride or stay to enjoy the friendly atmosphere a little longer. Don’t worry, this brewery is just a short walk to most downtown hotels.
COST: $85.00 per person (incl. tax) – transportation, 4 tastings, and 2 stops with food
$125.00 per person (incl. tax) – all of the above, PLUS an engraved bottle of whisky from J.P. Wiser’s Distillery and a six pack to go from Walkerville Brewery!