Whiskey Tasting Auckland: Unveiling the Best Whiskey Experiences in the City

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Whiskey Tasting Auckland: Unveiling the Best Whiskey Experiences in the City

The Jefferson whisky tastings

We all need to start somewhere, and there is no better introduction to the world of whisky than a guided tour with the experts at The Jefferson.

Simply choose from one of the tasting formats that best suits your needs to start your journey to better knowledge and enjoyment of our liquid gold.  

To book a tasting simply email us at [email protected] and let us know which option suits you best and let us take care of it from there. 

Whisky Tasting Auckland – me away to the J

Number of guests: Suitable for 1-4 guests.

Price: This will depend on what you would like to taste and be charged to your tab as you select the whisky

This is a casual, free-flowing tasting experience suitable for those who want to familiarize themselves with the ins and outs of the wonderful world of whisky. “Whisk(ey) me away to the J” is available at all times. Simply come and take a seat at the bar, and one of our expert barmen will be happy to share as much knowledge as time allows, guiding you through the 600+ whiskies that are on our shelves at any one time.

Tasting serves are 15ml. You can sample as many whiskies as you like and have a say on which direction you would like the tasting to go, whether you are travelling between regions or distilleries.

Please note that we recommend no more than 6 tasting portions, as we advocate responsible drinking.

Whiskey tasting experience Auckland – #knowyourwhisky

Our bespoke whisky tasting event is the ideal starting point for both novices and seasoned enthusiasts in the world of whisky. Featuring our renowned “#knowyourwhisky” experience, it’s particularly crafted to guide newcomers through a journey of six distinct whisky types, demystifying the jargon along the way. This entry-level session offers an educational glimpse into the world of whisky, including its varieties such as Bourbon, Scotch, and Irish whiskey, equipping you with foundational knowledge and helping you pinpoint your personal whisky tastes.

This experience is a hit among bachelor parties and business gatherings alike, lasting about an hour. For those with a taste for more, we offer the option to indulge in a delectable Whitestone Cheeseboard, an excellent complement to your whisky exploration. After the tasting, continue your evening at our bar for more memorable moments.

Ready to embark on your whisky journey? Contact us to book your “#knowyourwhisky” tasting, tailored to your group’s size and preferred dates.

“The Bespoke Whiskey Experience”

Number of guests: Suitable for a group of 5 or more people.

Price: Price starts at $150 and the final quote will depend on the whisky you would like to taste.

For the whisky aficionado with refined tastes, our ‘Custom Tasting Experience’ is meticulously crafted to align with your specific preferences. Whether you’re passionate about a certain region or a particular type of whisky, this is a remarkable opportunity to delve into our expansive collection. Boasting over 600 unique, aged, and rare whiskies and bourbons, even the most dedicated whisky connoisseurs are bound to uncover new treasures in our selection.

To ensure your whisky adventure is perfectly aligned with your expectations, we invite you to contact us in advance with the specific whiskies you’re eager to explore. Additionally, we offer a range of culinary delights that can be incorporated into your Custom Tasting Experience, enhancing your journey with perfectly paired flavors.

The Jefferson Social Club Monthly Whisky Tasting

Number of guests: any number of tickets can be purchased

Price: $80 per person

On the last Wednesday of every month, The Jefferson Social Club meets for a whisky tasting. The theme of the tasting, be it by region, distillery, or style, is announced on the first Wednesday of the month through e-mail. Tickets can be purchased by any number of guests.

The tasting begins at 7 pm sharp and is complete with special guest speakers and presenters, which change from month to month. The experience includes 6 whiskies, with at least one whisky which is tasted first exclusively by guests at the tasting before being placed on our shelves.

To join our mailing list and receive information about the monthly tastings please sign up to our social club mailing list here. we promise we won’t spam your inbox and will only send you one monthly email with great offers. 

Experience the Best of Whiskey Tasting Christchurch

Are you exploring Whiskey Tasting Christchurch? Look no further! Christchurch is emerging as a premier destination for whiskey enthusiasts. Here’s a snapshot of what makes whiskey-tasting Christchurch a top-tier experience:

A Wide Array of Whiskies

In Christchurch, you’ll find an impressive selection. From local New Zealand treasures to international brands, there’s a whiskey to suit every taste.

Expert-Led Whiskey Journeys

At whisky-tasting Christchurch, experts guide you through the subtleties of each whiskey, making it a learning experience for novices and connoisseurs alike.

Personalized Tasting Sessions

Whiskey tasting in Christchurch is known for customized experiences. Whether you’re after rare finds or regional specialties, these tailored sessions cater to your individual preferences.