Drink up Seattle! The Hop Scotch Spring Beer & Scotch Festival is this weekend

on 30/03/11 at 4:54 pm

EVENTS

Hop Scotch Spring Beer & Scotch Festival is a premier beer, Scotch, wine and spirit tasting experience benefiting the Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF). On April 1 and 2, Fremont Studios transforms into a swanky beverage tasting lounge featuring over 80 libations to swirl, sniff and sip.

Entrance includes tokens to sample beer and wine. For an expanded tasting experience, optional spirit samplers of Scotch or tequila may be purchased as well as an hour-long Scotch Seminar with the Master of Whisky. Develop your sense of taste at the stylish indoor setting of Fremont Studios on April 1st and 2nd, 2011 at Hop Scotch Spring Beer and Scotch Festival.

Hop Scotch is a benefit for the Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF). SIFF’s mission is to create experiences that bring people together to discover extraordinary films from around the world. It is through the art of cinema that we foster a community that is more informed, awake and alive. 

Event Hours:

  • Friday, April 1st, 5pm-12am
  • Saturday, April 2nd, 1pm-12am

Admission:

  • $30 General Admission: Admission, 5 oz. commemorative tasting glass and five beer/wine tasting tokens. $25 in Advance
  • $35 Grand Admission: Admission, 5 oz. commemorative tasting glass and ten beer/wine tasting tokens. $30 in Advance
  • $15 Non-Tasting Admission: Admission and four tickets good for water or soda redeemable at the Hop Stop booth. Available at the door and online in Advance
*All tickets are good for one day only. Commemorative tasting glasses are available while supplies last. You must be 21 or older and present a valid ID at the event. Advance tickets are non-refundable.
*Hop Scotch is a No Re-Entry Event. We will provide a variety of food options and access to a smoker’s patio connected to the event. Please plan accordingly as you will not be able to return to the festival after you leave.

Spirit Samplers:

Stoked on spirits? For just $10 expand your experience with tequila or Scotch tasting sampler. Includes a flight of five- 1/4 oz. tastes.

  • Scotch Sampler includes tastes of: Singleton 12, Oban 14, Lagavulin 16, Johnnie Walker Red, Johnnie Walker Black
  • Tequila Sampler includes tastes of: Cuervo Tradicional, Cuervo Tradicional Silver, Cuervo Platino Reserva la Familia, Cuervo Reservo de la Familia, Don Julio Añejo 

* Purchase of Admission Required. Samplers are set and cannot be combined or interchanged. Products are subject to change. Advance purchase of samplers available online only (not available at ticket outlets). Samplers can also be purchased at the event.

*Hop Scotch is a No Re-Entry Event. We will provide a variety of food options and access to a smoker’s patio connected to the event. Please plan accordingly as you will not be able to return to the festival after you leave.

Scotch Seminars:

Want to be a Scotch Expert? Take an hour-long seminar with the Master of Whisky Breck Taylor and partake in an in depth tasting that will turn you into the envy of all your friends.

  • Friday, April 1st 7:00pm-$30
  • Saturday, April 2nd 2:00pm-$30
  • Saturday, April 2nd 4:00pm-$30
  • Saturday, APril 2nd 7:00pm-$30

Seminar Scotches include: Dalwhinnie 15, Singleton 12, Oban 14, Lagavulin 16, Talisker 10, Cardhu 12, Bushmills SM 10, Johnnie Walker Green

*Purchase of Admission Required Available in advance through online purchase only. Scotch Seminars sell out so purchase early!

*Hop Scotch is a No Re-Entry Event. We will provide a variety of food options and access to a smoker’s patio connected to the event. Please plan accordingly as you will not be able to return to the festival after you leave.

Menu Offered by White Linen Catering

Chef Scott Megargle

  • Sonoran Pepper Grilled Steak Panini on Fresh Baked Foccacia with Provolone and Chipolte Aoili   $7
  • Beer Braised Brats with Caramelized Onions & Sauerkraut on a Fresh House Baked Bun (Veggie Brats Available)   $6
  • Soy Mirin Glazed Chicken Skewers & Smoked Sesame Seeds 4 each $5
  • Warm Grande Pretzels with Mustard $4
  • Fresh Popped Buttery Popcorn $3
  • Assorted Chips & Candy  $2

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