Houston Mouves presents Houston Scotch Festival
The Houston Scotch Festival Big Game Edition will take place on Saturday, January 28, 2017 from 3-7PM at BH Ranch, 14149 Player St., Houston, TX 77045.
Houston Mouves is a company that host events tailored towards young professionals and social engineers in the Greater Houston Region. They provide professional development and foster relationships between emerging business leaders. They also give back to the Greater Houston Region by donating a portion of its profits from each event to different non-profit organizations.
Just in time for Super Bowl, the Houston Scotch Festival Big Game Edition brings a diverse mix of scotch’s to try. This fest will feature some major household brands such as Johnnie Walker and more seasoned names such as The Glenfiddich. Check out some of the scotch’s that will be featured:
This 12-year old whiskey features a rich gold color pleasing the nose with vanilla filled with hints of ginger dried fruits, sherry sweetness and wood smoke. At 40% ABV, the palate will be pleased by smooth, rich dried fruits and sherry balanced with wood smoke and spice. To finish off The Macallan 12-year, sweet toffee and dried fruits complete this drink.
The Glenfiddich IPA features a rich and sweet whiskey that has been aged for several months. At 43% ABV, the palate will be pleased by the oily texture with rich vanilla toffee and lemon cream to start, a green leafiness, oaky spice, cocoa and also floral hints. The Glenfiddich IPA is finished with freshly crushed malt, ovaltin, cocoa puffs and hints of damp green leaves to complete this drink.
The Lagavulin 16 Year Old features a balance of body, richness, smoke, and sweetness. The character of this whiskey includes orange, pineapple, brine, kippers, and smoke. The palate will be pleased by creosote with hints of kelp and a light touch of iodine. The Lagavulin 16 year old is finished off by a complex blend of light laurel and light cereal, sweetness, and maturation.
Kilchoman Madeira Cask Matured
The Kilchoman Madeira Cask Matured features a 3-5 year old whiskey with notes of lemon and citrus. This rich whiskey also has a nutty influence due to the wine casks and other influences. The palate will be pleased by the sweet, nutty milk chocolate character. The Kilchoman Madeira Cask Matured is finished off by dry smoke and oakiness.
The Highland Park 15 Year Old features citrus tones with light oak, sherry, and light peat smoke. The bright amber whiskey will be please the palate with sweet vanilla, dry sherry, citrus and peat smoke. The Highland Park 15 Year Old is finished of by some saltiness and a sherry aftertaste.
The Johnnie Walker Black Label features soft and complex touches of oak, honey, coconut, and figs. The palate will be pleased by hints of smooth, creamy toffee, spices, and caramel syrup. The Johnnie Walker Black Label is finished off by hints of lemon-lime citrus along with a sophisticated, smoke finish.
Additionally, cigars will be available as well. Some come start your Super Bowl festivities off right and enjoy the sounds of Houston-native saxophone player Theresa Grayson.