Events

Cascadia Liquor Store Nanoose Masterclass Whisky 101

Blue Collar & Scholar Scotch Whiskey Tasting and Food Pairing, July 14, 2018

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Join us for and evening of Whisky 101 at Cascadia Liquor Nanoose on Jan. 16th. Bring your keen nose, refined palate and curiosity to learn all about whiskies from around the world! Follow the link for more info.

Cascadia Liquor Store Courtenay Masterclass Whisky 101

Blue Collar & Scholar Scotch Whiskey Tasting and Food Pairing, July 14, 2018

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Join us for and evening of Whisky 101 at Cascadia Liquor Crown Isle on Jan. 15th. Bring your keen nose, refined palate and curiosity to learn all about whiskies from around the world! Follow the link for more info.

Comox Valley Whiskey Fest 2020 – Feb 1st

Gourmet Whiskey Pairing Dinner at Locals Restaurant

Hosted by Blue Collar and Scholar, this will be an incredible culinary experience, pairing award winning food from Chef Ronald St. Pierre and the team at Locals Restaurant with a stunning selection of whiskys.

Join Chef Ronald St. Pierre of Locals Restaurant and the team from Blue Collar and Scholar Whisky Pairing, for a four-course gourmet meal paired with five incredible whiskys: Glenfiddich 21-Year-Old Experimental Series- Winter Storm, Highland Park 18-Year-Old Viking Pride, Glendronach 21 Parliament, Lagavulin 12-Year-Old Special Release 2018, the The Dalmore Cigar Malt.

This is a unique opportunity, showcasing the award winning talents of award winning Chef Ronald St. Pierre and his team. And it is the perfect way to introduce new whisky drinkers to some amazing options.

Blue Collar & Scholar Masterclass

Presented by Adam Drummond and Dr. Gregory Cran, co-authors of Nosing & Tasting the Water of Life: Blue Collar & Scholar Guide to Whisky Pairing

This master class looks behind the dram by offering a brief history of single malt Scotch and how the ‘water of life’ generated a burgeoning industry of whisky explorers. The session explores the alchemy and language of tasting, offers an exciting selection of single malt Scotch from various regions of Scotland, and shares some musings and advice on pairing the single malt with food and numerous activities.

Edible Vancouver Island Publication

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November 7th at the Tudor House Liquor Store – Victoria!

Blue Collar and Scholar (Adam Drummond) will be presenting our book ‘Nosing and Tasting the Water of Life’ Thursday evening at the Tudor House Liquor Store!! If you are in the Victoria area… you’ll want to check this out!

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Stronghearts Whisky Tasting – November 16th!

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Coming up October 26th at Shelter Point Distillery in Campbell River!

And what an evening it was… https://bluecollarandscholar.com/2019/10/30/shelter-point-whisky-takeover/

Contact leon@shelterpoint.ca for tickets – $40 per person

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Blue Collar and Scholar Whisky Pairing


March 21st! at the Post Modern Peasant Restaurant in Powell River!!

Whisky 101 Poster


August 19th, 2018  @ Jean Pike Centre – The ARC

BLASTER CASKS

#2 in the series of Whisky Tasting and Pairing Events

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or Contact the Whisky Pair


Come find us at the upcoming Campbell River Highland Gathering!!

August 10-12th – we’ll be hanging out around the Heavy Events area for the weekend! 

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August 19th, 2018  @ Jean Pike Centre – The ARC

BLASTER CASKS

#2 in the series of Whisky Tasting and Pairing Events

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or Contact the Whisky Pair


July 14th, 2018, – The Historic Lund Hotel

Whisky Tasting/Pairing Event

This will be an event to experience! A storied-journey through Scotland celebrating the pairing of some of Scotland’s finest single-malts and amazing culinary treats of Chef John!

You won’t want to miss this! Whisky Tasting is not ‘drinking’… its experiencing… this is a sweet opportunity for the curious to the serious whisky collector!

Limited spots available. Tickets available through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/whisky-tasting-pairing-tickets-47133712202

or Contact the Whisky Pair

July 14 Poster


May 19th to 21st, 2018 – Victoria Highland Games – Topaz Park

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Ok Blue Collar and Scholar fans!

Here’s a chance to own one (or more) of our first run of classy tees!  We did a small run of shirts and kept them clean, simple and dapper!  Order yours before they are gone!
We will be at The Victoria Highland Games on Vancouver Island British Columbia Canada on May 18-21 if you want to see them in person.
Come and say hi at the heavy events competition.

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Uisge Beatha!

$25.00 Cdn plus shipping
Contact us to place an order or pick up one at the Games!
See you there…

August 10-12, 2018, Campbell River Highland Gathering

This is an all-new event as part of the 51st Annual Campbell River Salmonfest and Logger Competition. Get ready for Bagpipes and Buzzsaws!