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It's pretty simple, every month Astoria whiskey enthusiasts get together to enjoy some fine spirits, good conversation and neighborhood pride in a casual and laid-back environment.
Born out of a passion for finely crafted whiskey and a lack of local establishments that offer tastings, Astoria resident and founder, Emily Ross-Johnson, decided the best way to taste rare and hard to find whiskey was to form a whiskey collective and bring the good stuff to Astoria. So, each month we choose a brand to present to us, taste some whiskey, and then discuss. It's a great opportunity to explore and learn more about whiskey with a friendly and unstuffy crowd.