BOURBON + BBQ + DVFF FUNDRAISER + WIN A VERY RARE BOURBON BOTTLE
By Joe Canals West DeptfordTHURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23 2017 7:00 PM — 8:30 PM
An Evening of Discovery: From Grain to Glass. Crafting Fine Bourbons
Join us on Thursday, February 23 from 7pm-8:30pm at Joe Canal’s of West Deptford as we host a very special bourbon event and raffle to benefit the Delaware Valley Fields Foundation (DVFF). The DVFF is a non-profit foundation that works to help sustain and defend regional small agriculture including farmers who grow grains for use in spirits like whiskey. This year the DVFF will focus on the SeedSpark program which is helping fund a project at Penn State University to bring back an heirloom rye grain that hasn’t been in production since Prohibition. To help raise funds for this initiative, we are offering a night of bourbon tasting, food and a raffle drawing for a chance to win a rare 1980 bottle of Old Fire Copper (OFC) Distillery’s Straight Bourbon Whiskey valued at $10,000. One of only100 bottles from this vintage collection.
For more information about the DVFF and the 1980 OFC bottle visit the links provided below.
DVFF Link (https://delvalfieldsfoundation.org)
We expect this to be a stellar evening filled with fine bourbon whiskeys from the world’s most award-winning Distillery, Buffalo Trace, as well as a few other surprises to whet your tastebuds, and of course a delightful selection of bourbon-inspired food pairings. Moreover, every ticket purchased will serve as your entry in the drawing for the $10,000 OFC bottle. The winner will be selected at the end of the evening at Joe Canal’s, and will have the distinct honor of being the Ultra OFC VIP Guest at the American Whiskey Convention, where the bottle will be officially presented.
The American Whiskey Convention & Pennsylvania Spirits Convention are two fundraising events hosted at Citizens Bank Park on March 23rd and 24th. You can find more information at http://americanwhiskeyconvention.com/ and http://paspiritsconvention.com/.
Come enjoy an evening like no other at Joe Canal’s where you could indulge in not just one night of tasting whiskeys, but you will also receive one FREE general admission ticket (Value:$100) to attend the American Whiskey Convention on March 24th at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, not to mention possibly becoming the proud owner of a rare $10,000 bottle of bourbon whiskey!
And now the details for the evening at Joe Canal’s of West Deptford:
February 23, 7pm-8:30pm
Tickets are $100.00 per person (plus fees). Tickets will be sold ON-LINE ONLY.
To purchase tickets for this event visit: http://joecanalswestdeptford.ticketleap.com
One Ticket Buys You Many Benefits
You’ll have the opportunity to taste the various bourbon expressions and other spirits produced by the Buffalo Trace Distillery. We’ll have multiple tasting stations throughout the store to try the distinct and delicious offerings crafted by Buffalo Trace.
You’ll be able to sample various small bites of whiskey-inspired foods created by executive chef David Wiederholt from David & Sons Meat Shop, Sweedsboro, NJ. (See below for more information about chef David Wiederholt) Please note: This light tasting fare is intended to enhance the bourbon experience and not to serve as a meal.
One ticket buys you two nights of tasting. In addition to entry to our event at Joe Canal’s on February 23rd, you will also receive one general admission ticket to attend the American Whiskey Convention on March 24th at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia (Value: $100)
Each ticket you purchase enters you in the raffle drawing for the very limited 1980 OFC Bourbon bottle valued at $10,000. The one winner who is drawn will receive an upgraded ticket to the American Whiskey Convention as a Ultra OFC VIP guest with benefits of VIP early access and gift bag.
Stake your claim on that coveted 1980 OFC bottle by purchasing a ticket to this event, even if you cannot attend. Keep in mind the winner is not required to be present at the drawing. The more tickets you purchase, the greater your chances are of winning. Furthermore, your donation goes to a superlative cause to help farmers.
Lastly, the odds are very good and the payoff potentially considerable: a $10,000 bottle of rare bourbon whiskey from 1980! Come to our event on February 23 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. and experience an evening of fun and discovery and see why Buffalo Trace Distillery commands such respect and admiration in the world of bourbon whiskeys.
We hope to see you at the event.
The Staff @ Joe Canal’s West Deptford
Please drink responsibly.
Executive Chef David Wiederholt owner David & Sons Meat Shop, Swedesboro, NJ.
Chef David graduated from The Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park NY, and has been at the helm of several notable restaurants around the country including, The Capital Grille and Butcher & Singer Philadelphia, Union Square Cafe NYC, Hawthorne Lane and Globe, San Francisco. http://davidandsonsnj.com/index.php/sidebar/24-menu