Whisky Class

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Price: $30

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We are excited to offer a limited seating Wiskey Class with the knoledgeable Jeff and Heidi Hood! There will be 3 differant premimum whiskys to taste along with food pairings, cost $30. Please call to reserve your spot.  

Jeff Hood, an Associate Professor of Mathematics at Midwestern State University for 12 years, is an avid single malt whisky and cooking enthusiast. A lover of all things Scottish, Jeff also acts as host of the local Robert Burns Night celebration, a tradition that is now 10 years going strong. He and his wife Heidi are frequent visitors to Scotland where they have toured multiple distilleries, have witnessed the whisky-making process from Barley to Bottle and are enthusiastic to share a weedram of uisge-beatha (Gaelic for the water of life) with friends, old and new.

Heidi Hakimi-Hood, a PhD candidate in British literature, is an adventurer in historic cookbooks and agricultural texts. A two-time symposiast at the Oxford Symposium on Food & Cookery and part-time food blogger (check out her blog at criticalcheesetheorist.wordpress.com), Heidi’s work in historic food and cookbooks has received international recognition. She is currently pursuing a writing project about Scottish fishing villages and their local recipes. Like Jeff, she too is a whisky enthusiast and hopes to demonstrate that whisky is a drink for men, women, and friends near and far.

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