Experiential Dining Expert, All the Tastes of New York, Launches Exciting Book on Local Craft Spirits
Released on: May 29, 2015, 1:53 pm (EDT)
Food & Beverage
New York City, NY, May 29, 2015 -- /EPR NETWORK/ -- On Wednesday, May 27, All The Tastes of New York, (http://www.allthetastesofnewyork.com), kicked off their Discovering The New York Craft Spirits Boom book launch party at Ben & Jack’s Steakhouse in New York City’s prominent Flat Iron District. The event entitled “Meet the Distillers” had long lines with festival attendees, media, and VIP’s all waiting to taste over 20 of the featured local craft distillers. Notable guest appearances included Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri of HGTV’s hit TV Show Kitchen Cousins.
“We are excited to partake in an event promoting local distilleries,” states Anthony Carrino of HGTV’s Kitchen Cousins. “I had no idea there were so many brands native to New York. As a huge fan of Whiskey I am excited to know there are grade-a quality options made right in our own backyards.”
Discovering The New York Craft Spirits Boom takes an intimate look into each of the featured distiller’s struggles, triumphs, and the decision to embark upon this journey. It is set to release on July 4, 2015 and will be widely available through retailers such as Amazon.com for $29.95. Meet the Distillers was an exclusive opportunity for festival-goers to gain first-hand knowledge on the featured craft spirits, while enjoying VIP early access to signed copies of Discovering the New York Craft Spirits Boom.
The local brands exhibited at Meet the Distillers include: Astoria Distilling Company, Prohibition Distillery, Oweney’s Rum, Cooperstown Distillery, Port Morris Distillery, Barrows Intense, Hudson Valley Distillers, Sorel, Doc’s, 1911 Rum, Black Dirt Distillery, Harvest Spirits, Tuthilltown, Tirado, Denning’s Point, Catskill Distilling Company, Sag Harbor Rum, Denning’s Point,Catskill Distilling Company, King’s County Distillery, New York Distilling Company, Orange County Distillers, Greenhook Ginsmiths, Widow Jane, and Saragota Springs.
“I am very pleased with the outcome of Meet the Distillers. It was a thrill to interact with the book fans and provide them with insight into New York’s growing “Farm to Glass” movement,” states Heather Dolland, Founder of All the Tastes of New York and Author of Discovering the New York Craft Spirits Boom states. “I was a brand ambassador for a number of premium wine and spirit companies, for over eight years. After getting to know many of these Craft Distillers, I was inspired to tell their stories. The goal in this journey has always been to shine some light on lesser-known products and help them gain exposure, this book launch is first step in accomplishing that.”
For more information on All The Tastes Of New York please their website at http://allthetastesofnewyork.com; for more information on Discovering the New York Craft Spirits Boom and the “Meet the Distillers” event please visit http://allthetastesofnewyork.com/thebook/. For all media inquiries please contact email@example.com, visit http://beautifulplanning.com, or contact us by phone at 877.841.7244.
About All the Tastes of New York
Heather D. Dolland is founder and owner of All The Tastes of New York, a startup firm that organizes and hosts themed “food crawl” dining experiences at some of Manhattan’s top restaurants. In addition, the company also provides brand promotion services to local wine and spirit companies. Their experience working with wine and spirit brands and creating Food and Wine Festivals to promote them led to their awareness of the increasing number of local distillers in New York State, prompting them to write a book focusing on solely this, Discovering The New York Craft Spirits Boom.
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