This Saturday the 17th at Kendall College, the Gents will be attending the “Malt Whisky: The Islay 8 And The Chicago Food Film Festival Awards Ceremony” Hosted by NBC’s Cat Greenleaf. Full event info available at www.thefoodfilmfestival.com
Featuring the Chicago Premiere of Whiskey: The Islay Edition, a tasting of whiskey from all 8 distilleries on the Isle of Islay in Scotland. Also featuring a Scottish-inspired menu by chef Art Jackson and Pleasant House Bakery, hosted by Benefiting the Good Food Project.
As guests of the event, we’ve been asked to help promote the event by giving away 2 free tickets! Tickets are currently on sale for $65, but you get a chance to win them FREE!
To participate and get a chance to win the ticket giveaway, simply tweet or e-mail the Gents firstname.lastname@example.org your favorite whiskey photo! Our favorite photo will win BOTH tickets! If you are particularly creative about your photo, we may post it on our site along with your twitter name.
We are Gentlemen, but we are not above flattery, so including comments about our blog postings may earn extra favor in considering your response!
All submissions to @WGchicago and email@example.com will be evaluated by Friday, Nov 16th Midnight, and the winner(s) will be selected. You will be contacted to provide a valid e-mail address to receive your tickets – failure to do so by Saturday at 12PM (noon) will result in forfeiture of the tickets.
About the Event:
7:30 pm – General Doors Open
Featuring the Chicago Premiere of Whisky: The Islay Edition, a tasting of whisky from all 8 distilleries on the Isle of Islay in Scotland, which is renowned for its single malt whiskies, a Scottish-inspired tasting menu from Chef Art Jackson and Pleasant House Bakery, and a special dish from New York City Chef Amanda Cohen and Dirt Candy. Plus, a decadent dessert experience featuring Chef Chelsea Kalberloh Jackson’s signature Tea Time Treats from Pleasant House Bakery, Seattle’s handforged Top Pot Doughnuts, and Food Porn Star Larry Cauldwell’s Sweet n’ Salty Nuts.
Tickets are now on sale for the 3rd Annual Chicago Food Film Festival, returning to Kendall College November 15th-17th, 2012 and benefiting the Good Food Project. The Food Film Festival™ is the only Festival in the world where guests get to Taste What They See on the Screen…sometimes right in their seats.
Films: Benevolent Butcher: Bacon, Food Porn, Pie Royalty, Vegetables: Friend or Foe?, Whisky: The Islay Edition.
WHISKY-THE ISLAY EDITION – teaser
We hope to see you there!