Thursday, March 27, 2014

Exclusive panel discussion with distillers and brands ambassadors

Michael’s Wine Cellar (, 1283 S Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34239

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

The Panel of Whiskey Experts: whiskies will be presented by distillers and ambassadors who know them best and participate in a panel discussion. This event is limited to 40 guests; advance purchase required.

Contact us for more information.



Friday, March 28, 2014

Whiskey Obsession Spirits Festival Grand Tasting

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Michael’s on East ( ), 1212 East Ave, Sarasota, FL 34239

6:30 pm VIP Admission

7:30 pm General Admission

8:00 pm Small group class I, II and III 

9:00 pm Small group class IV and V

10:30 pm Last Pour

11:00 pm Event concludes, followed by after party at Made Restaurant

Whiskey Obsession™ is the first whiskey festival on the west coast of Florida, celebrating fine single malts, blended Scotch and Irish whiskey, as well as American Bourbon and rye. This elegant tasting event will allow guests to sample a wide array of premium spirits and interact with distillers, international brand ambassadors, and industry professionals. Gourmet appetizers and a lavish buffet will complement the selections.

VIP ticket holders are granted priority seating for the five small group seminar classes on a first come first served basis. To reserve your seat, please email your name and the name of the class to



Whiskey Obsession Festival Official After Party at Made Restaurant



11:00 pm to 2:00 am (immediately following the Whiskey Obsession Festival)

at Made Restaurant, 1990 Main St, Sarasota, FL 34236   (941)953-2900 – Across from Hollywood 20

No cover charge.  Enjoy a relaxing conclusion to the Festival at Sarasota’s premiere downtown restaurant.