Thursday, May 22, 2014

Scotch Tasting Seminar hosted by Master of Scotch, Rick Edwards

Rick Edwards is one of the first five Americans to be named a Master of Scotch

Scotch Tasting SeminarMay 29th at 7 pm, hosted by Master of Scotch, Rick Edwards and presented Lee's Discount Liquor. Richard Edwards feels immeasurable pride in the fact that he is able to make a living from his true passion: Scotch Whisky. 

A native of Des Moines, Iowa with Scottish/Norwegian heritage, Edwards spent the bulk of his youth in Minneapolis until he joined the military in 1986. 

After serving six years in the army as a Red Beret Paratrooper, he moved to Hollywood and began working in the whisky industry under the guidance of Evan Cattanach, Master Keeper of the Quaich, Master Distiller Emeritus, and Distillery Manager.

Rick Edwards is Glenlivet’s global brand ambassador since 2007. He is also a graduate of the Royal Lochnagar Academy of Malt Advocates at Balmoral Castle and Master of Scotch.

Rick was awarded the Chivas masters award by Pernod Ricard, which is a highly sought after qualification recognized worldwide with only select individuals awarded the accolade each year.

May 29th at 7 pm
Lake Mead Tasting Room
7411 W Lake Mead
Las Vegas, NV 89128