Catch a sip of the West Coast’s biggest whisky-tasting event


The 6th annual Whisky Classique, now called the Whisky Global, is where hundreds of fans of the spirit will gather to sip and mingle.

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Whisky (Rodrigo Valla/Flickr)

Slip into the Grand Tasting Hall where many whisky vendors will be pouring their line-ups of whisky for guests to try, featuring whiskies from Scotland, Japan, the U.S., and more.

Considered a premium event for the ultimate whisky lover, tickets always sell out to this popular annual dressed up evening of indulgence.

“Whisky Global offers a premium tasting landscape where Vancouver’s most dedicated connoisseurs can come together to discuss and sample one of their true loves: whisky,” explains the new organizer.

All samples are included in the ticket price, and the evening includes live music to entertain you as you stroll the venue, which is once again the iconic Rocky Mountaineer Station. You’ll also receive a full dinner from Dixies BBQ.

Whisky Global

When: Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 from 7-10 p.m.
Where: The Rocky Mountaineer Station – 1755 Cottrell Street
Tickets: Available online

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Lindsay is the Managing Editor of Vancouver Is Awesome, and the co-host and co-producer of the Vancouver Is Awesome Podcast. A fifth generation Vancouverite and life-long foodie, Lindsay also serves as a judge for the Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards. Previously the Food Editor of Daily Hive, Senior Editor of Vancity Buzz, and Editor-in-Chief of, in her past life in L.A. she earned an MA in English, attended culinary school, and was an English professor. Lindsay's first published piece was December 1980 in The Province; it was her letter to Santa. E-mail: // Twitter/Instagram: @squashblossom