Whiskey Tasting Sail aboard Shearwater Schooner

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Duration: 1h 30m
Location: North Cove Marina, New York, NY 10280, United States | New York, United States

Category: Cruises & Water Tour

Fine selection of whiskeys hand-selected by Urban Oyster
Spirits from local, small-batch & mass-market distilleries
Decadent truffles from ChocAlive to accompany your tastings
Elegant & historic wooden yacht with room for 40 onboard
Views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island & city bridges

Sailboat cruise on New York Harbor
3 whiskey tastings
2 specialty cocktails
Chocolate truffle samples


Award-winning local whiskey distillers show off their creations, with libations handpicked by the experts at New York’s own Urban Oyster. Whiskey tastings are paired with rich and delicious truffles on this decadent harbor sail aboard a classic yacht.

Step onto the deck of the elegant Shearwater, a stunning sailboat built in 1929 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Come thirsty—each sail of the season features a specialty spirit from 1 local micro-distillery, 1 small-batch distillery, and 1 mass-market brand.

Pick your poison and set sail, taking in stunning views of Lady Liberty, Ellis and Governor’s Islands, and the downtown skyline as you nibble truffles from ChocAlive and raise a toast to summer in the city.

June 6th - Bourbon
Mass: Maker’s Mark
Small Batch: Woodford Reserve
Local Micro: Kings County Distillery
Cocktails: Mint Julep and Gentlemen Johnson

July 11th - Moonshine
Mass: Mellow Corn or Buffalo Trace White Dog
Small Batch: Georgia Moon
Local Micro: Finger Lakes Distilling - White Pike Whiskey
Cocktails: Tennessee Negroni and White Dog Sour

August 1st - Scotch
Mass: Johnny Walker Black
Small Batch: Macallan 12 Year Scotch
Local Micro: Van Brunt Stillhouse
Cocktails: Rob Roy and Rusty Nail

September 5th - Flavored Whiskeys
Mass: Southern Comfort
Small Batch: To Be Determined
Local Micro: NY Distilling - Rock & Rye
Cocktails: To Be Determined

October 3rd - Rye
Mass: Rittenhouse
Small Batch: Bulleit Rye
Local Micro: To Be Determined
Cocktails: Manhattan and Old Fashioned

Cancellation Policy: 72 hours
Know before you book: You must be 21 years of age and present a valid photo ID in order to consume alcohol., Maximum capacity is 40 guests., Check-in is 30 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

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