2017 'Whiskey Around The World'

Posted by Joe Defries on Sep 25, 2017
On Saturday, September 23, 2017 the Sunshine Coast-Sechelt Rotary Club hosted our 11th Annual "Whiskey Around the World" event at the Blue Ocean Golf Club in Sechelt, with proceeds from the evening going to Rotary community & international projects and the worldwide 'End Polio Now' campaign ...
 
 
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Master of Ceremonies Gerry Webb and Club President Ken Beall...
 
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Piper Bill Linden - piping in of the whiskeys...
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We then "pay the piper"
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Andrew Starritt giving expert Whiskey advice...
 
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Special guests for the evening...


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Guy Dawkins, Whiskey Server par excellence...
 
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Chef Gordon Clendenning and his crew behind the scenes...
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Chef Gord had an amazing Food Pairing menu at tonight's event...
 
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Buy your 50/50 tickets from Tanya @ $20 each...
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Geoff Craig, winner of $1,000 from the 50/50 draw, donated $500 towards Ndandini scholarships...
 
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Auctioneer Ed Hill did an excellent job in raising funds for Rotary projects...
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Joe Defries, Media & PR, mixing it up during the evening...
 
Featured at Whiskey Tasting Event:
Canada - Lohin McKinnon
Ireland - Kinahan's Single Malt
America - Stranahans - Diamond Peak
India - Paul John - Classic
Scotland - Dalmore - King Alexander III
Canada - See Ya Later Ranch (Ice Wine)
 
Photos by Joe Defries (PR & Media), Heather Till (* Coast Reporter - see Coast Reporter Website), Janet Stevens (**) and Cameron Reid (***)
 
Special Thanks to our Gold Sponsors for their support!
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Central City Brewers + Distillers Ltd
Clark Hamilton Enterprises
Coast Reporter
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Doug and Darcy Long
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Dreamland Sleep Shop
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Harbour Air Ltd
Investors Group
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Lighthouse Liquor Store
Marketplace IGA - Wilson Creek and Gibsons
Northern Divine Caviar
Peninsula Adjusters
Propel Bikes
Rhonda and Peter Gossip RE/MAX Oceanview Realty
Seaglass Guest House
Sechelt Insurance Agency
Sunshine Coast Credit Union
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TCG Chartered Professional Accountants LLP
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University Sprinklers
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