Swiss whisky-curious?; major headaches approaching
ZURICH - 28th, 29th, 30th November, & 1st December. Zurich is the first city to stage 2 major whisky shows running over the same 4 days! This will be the place to be for all of Europe's serious whisky enthusiasts.
The 1st Swiss Whisky Festival is being held in Zurich and is organised by the worlds largest Whisky Bar (2,500 bottles open!), Zurich's major specialist retailer Daniel Graf of "Scot & Scotch" and major whisky importer Diageo. The Festival will show 500 different whiskies for tasting. The Festival is being held inside the complex of the Zurich Central Railway Station in the Restaurant and Conference Rooms "Au Premier" and the tickets (SFr 20.) are available at the festival entrance. Tickets will include 6 drams and additional drams will range from a few SFr to quite a few SFr if you visit the Specialist Room and take an interest in things like a dram of Black Bowmore!
The 4th Swiss Whiskyship is also running on the same dates and information (in German) on both shows is at http://www.whiskysociety.com/deutsch/events.asp
The Festival starts on Thursday (4pm till 11pm) and for Friday, Saturday & Sunday runs from 11am till 11pm.