Being held on International Women’s Day 2019, Ewan Morgan will lead guests through a four-course pairing dinner featuring the 2019 release of The Jane Walker as well as the Beast of Dufftown, Mortlach Distillery. With Jane Walker, launched in 2018 during Women’s History month, Diageo donated $250,000 to women’s charities Monumental Women and She Should Run. The dinner will feature a cocktail with the Jane Walker and pairings with Mortlach 12, 16, and 20 by Executive Chef Shawn Applin.
Ewan Morgan boasts an impressive 28 year career in the spirits industry. A former Master of Whisky, Ewan has served as the National Director of Diageo’s Masters of Whisky program. His career spans from Maltman and chemical analysis in a Speyside Distillery to online marketing and Scotch Ambassador. In 2016, Ewan was named World Whisky Ambassador. Ewan was also inducted into as a Keeper of the Quaich in 2013, the highest accolade in the Scotch Whisky Industry. Ewan has also been nominated for American Ambassador of the Year (2016) and Scotch Whisky Ambassador of the Year (2011-2016). Ewan is passionate about the power of education and being a valued part of the bartending and hospitality community.
Seats are limited to 15 guests. This is an open dinner. Prices are $105 for Dinner and Pairings or $125 including a $20 donation to Mary’s Place. Mary’s Place provides safe, inclusive shelter and services that support women, children and families on their journey out of homelessness.