PDXWhisky is dedicated to
Malt Whisky enthusiasts in the Portland, Oregon area.
You will find information on
local events, including
tastings held by our members,
to interesting whisky sites, and venues for drinking or
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Whisky / Whiskey - What's the difference??
generally made in Scotland, Japan and Canada.
"Whiskey" is the spelling
typically used everywhere else (America, Ireland, etc.).
Scotch Pronunciation Page to find out how to say those
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PDX Whisky Tasting -
May 6, 7:00PM... Held in King City, OR
Clynelish Distiller's Edition 2012
Talisker 57 Degrees North
Caol Ila G&M 25yr
Lagavulin Distiller's Edition 2012
Ledaig Carn Mor
Light bites will be served.
Event info on
Event is open to members only. Purchase a one month
membership ($40) at
WhiskeyTown USA - May 13-15... The
4th Annual WhiskeyTown USA will bring together over 200+ local,
national and international whiskeys to sample, bands,
restaurants, vendors, fine cigars, and entertainment. This
celebration will once again deliver an unprecedented ambience
that will transform Northwest Portland, so come experience
everything that the culture of whiskey has to offer while
supporting a great cause - a portion of proceeds benefits
Achon Uganda Children’s Fund, The Luna Foundation, and Be The
Match Foundation. Single-day advanced tickets $30
(includes 4 tasting tokens) and Weekend Pass $50 (includes 8
tasting tokens).Tickets available at whiskeytownusa.com.
Location: 100 SE Alder st. Portland .
Spirits Whiskey 101 Classes...
Taste through whiskies from around the world and learn about
how the aging process, the barrel selection and other factors
alter the final flavor of the whiskey with one of our world
class distillers. The distiller will take you through an in
depth look at the whiskey making process, including touring the
beer house and distillery, tasting beer wash, white dog and the
final whiskey. Snacks are included. Cost: $85 (HouseSpiritsClasses.com)
Deal Whiskey Classes...
This five-hour class covers fermentation, distillation and
ageing of small-batch whiskey. Attendees will participate in
every aspect of production as well as learn how various factors
such as grain choice, enzyme and yeast usage, distillation
technique, and barrel aging affect the final whiskey product.
Morning coffee and lunch are provided. Cost: $230 (NewDealDistillery.com)
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We now have Glencairn Whisky Glasses available...
You should be drinking your whisky
out of a PDX Whisky glass! $25 for a pair of glasses.
Pick up the glasses at one of our tastings, or contact us for
Are you in the Portland area, and interested in Whisky?
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"Happiness is having a rare steak, a bottle of whisky, and a
dog to eat the rare steak."
- Johnny Carson