A Grand Tasting Event

By Whiskey Lovers, For Whiskey Lovers.

The American Whiskey Convention has the finest selection of American ryes, bourbons, wheat whiskeys and single malts under one roof!

Citizens Bank Park – Hall of Fame Club
Philadelphia PA March 24th

VIP 5:30 PM  General Admission 6:30PM


Boom! We got bigger! More distilleries this year!

This year we have even greater variety of American Whiskeys. Sample the finest spirits the US has to offer.

Browse, Shop & Explore There is a lot more to see this year

Find interesting crafts, food and attractions. From custom suits, straight razor shaves, ceramics and more, this event is more than just a Grand Tasting. Its a great night out to explore new things.

See some of this year’s highlights

Talk and Learn Great people to meet this year! Don't miss the opportunity

Join a discussion group or tasting class.

Meet Jimmy Russell (yes, that Jimmy Russell), Fred Minnick, Lew Bryson, Noah Rothbaum, Heather Greene and more…

Check out the speaker info and discussion groups for more info.

Sample some of America's best bourbons and whiskeys

This list gets updated often, so check back. Plus there are a few surprises that will be revealed at the event.


 

Each guest will receive a Glencairn tasting glass to enjoy your American whiskey tastings.

 


Proceeds benefit the Delaware Valley Fields Foundation in support of local farming.

Recipient of 2017 Grant Award from Delaware Valley Fields Foundation for their work in propagating heirloom seeds.

Join a spirited discussion! Tickets are free with VIP ticket purchase. (Space per class is limited)

Lew Bryson, Fred Minnick and Noah Rothbaum

3 PM – Bourbon Whiskey Discussion and Educational Forum

We are living in the greatest era for bourbon whiskey production in the history of the United States.  The quality in bourbon overall has never been this good!  Find
TYLER GOMEZ-BASAURI

3 PM – The Science of Maturation with Moonshine University’s Tyler Gomez-Basauri

They say 70% of a whiskey's flavor comes from the barrel.  The white whiskey provides the chemical potential for greatness, but how does it become your favorite bottle of
Jimmy Russell

4 PM – Meet Jimmy Russell of Wild Turkey (tasting and discussion forum)

Jimmy Russell is a man that needs very little introduction, as most bourbon drinkers have almost definitely heard of him and know how much he's influenced the bourbon movement
Brown Forman's Brian Chambers with guest, Marty Duffy

6 PM – (SOLD OUT) VIP Private Whiskey Tasting with Woodford Reserve

Baker Blanding, Brown-Forman's Philadelphia market manager and local whiskey expert, will be hosting a private tasting of Woodford Reserve's product line for VIP ticket holders.. Learn the ins and outs

Lew Bryson

NOTED WHISKEY EXPERT and AUTHOR

Noah Rothbaum

NOTED SPIRITS EXPERT and AUTHOR

Tyler Gomez-Basauri

OPERATIONS MANAGER at MOONSHINE UNIVERSITY

Fred Minnick

WHISKEY HISTORIAN and NOTED AUTHOR

Jimmy Russell

Master Distiller- Wild Turkey

Brian Chambers

BROWN-FORMAN BRAND CHAMPION

Marty Duffy

U.S. BRAND REPRESENTATIVE for GLENCAIRN CRYSTAL


Make it a night!

Ticket holders get a great deal from the Philadelphia stadium Holiday Inn. Stay the night for $99.
Find more information here.