In the world of whiskey, true connoisseurs know that Booker’s bourbon can’t be beat. Whether you’re already a fan, or you’re ready to be convinced, The Smoke Shop in Harvard Square is the place to be on Friday, September 22nd for a special Uncut, Unfiltered, Unmatched: Booker’s Bourbon Dinner. For just $70 you can get three tastes from the award-winning Kentucky distillery, including two of their newest releases, and the newest little book release, plus three courses of chef and pitmaster Andy Husbands’ acclaimed BBQ, a welcome cocktail, and some face-to-face bourbon education with spirits educator Patrick Gaggiano. Grab a ticket here ASAP (they’ll definitely sell out), dinner starts at 6:30pm.
The Smoke Shop has one of Massachusetts’ largest collections of whiskeys — more than 250 bottles — and you can get a deep dive on all the different distillers by keeping up with their monthly whiskey dinner series and Whiskey Wednesdays via their website or by following them on IG. If you have any Qs about dinner give the Harvard Square location a ring at 617.547.7427, and get your tasting notebook ready for some rare sips.