Whiskey connoisseurs, your time has come. Jungle Jim's Whiskey Night is back, in swinging prohibition-style.
On Feb. 24 at 7 p.m., shebas and sheiks, gangsters and molls will come together for an indulgent night of whiskey and bourbon.
Guests can expect live music from The Dirty Shirleys, scrumptious samplings of whiskey and bourbon-infused food from the in-house Oscar Kitchen, and hand-rolled cigars for purchase (the Oscar Balcony will be open for cigars and drinks).
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Jungle Jim's is also offering a Whiskey 101 Class, limited to the first 40 people in line with "lessons" provided by Whiskey Pette, Molly Wellmen, a.k.a. the First Woman of Bourbon and Joe Head of Century Bar, voted Best Bourbon Bar in Ohio. There will also be a VIP experience, but VIP tickets have sold out.
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General Admission tickets include eight samples plus a bonus cocktail, access to master distillers, and, of course, delicious bites to eat throughout the night. If you’re not a drinker, don’t despair, there is an option for you also. Enjoy complimentary water, coffee, and soda, and samplings from in-house Oscar Kitchen. There will also be a raffle which benefits One Way Farms.
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With over 80 whiskey and bourbon sampling selections, we couldn't possibly name them all. But here are some of the most known and notable:
Jack Daniels Tennessee Whiskey
Woodford Reserve Bourbon Whiskey
George Remus Bourbon
Michter’s Unblended Whiskey
Old Forester Kentucky Bourbon
Bird Dog Whiskey
Town Branch Kentucky Ale
Jim Beam Bourbon Whiskey
Elijah Craig Bourbon
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There will be various years, vintages, flavors and notes for each above mentioned and represented brand of whiskey and bourbon at the event. Guests are highly encouraged to dress in their roaring 20s best from popping pinstripes to fringed frocks.
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Want to go?
What: Jungle Jim's Whiskey Night
Where: 5440 Dixie Highway, Fairfield
Hours: 7-10 p.m.
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