Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Hamilton Hotel D.C. Announces Bourbon Dinner Series

From our friends at the Hamilton Hotel D.C....

Perfectly-Paired Bourbon Selections Complement Delectable Five-Course Tasting Dinners

The Hamilton Hotel D.C. and its signature restaurant 14K present a series of special bourbon dinners offered on select dates through January. Guests will experience an evening of relaxation and culinary sensations, while sipping some of the finest hand-crafted Kentucky Straight Bourbons.

“Some say we have Alexander Hamilton to thank for the initiating the whiskey tax and starting the creation of classic bourbon,” said Food and Beverage Director at Hamilton Hotel D.C. Zachary Martin. “In this spirit, we are celebrating the history and art of making great Kentucky bourbons in a series of exclusive dinners, which pair the seasonal fare of 14K’s Executive Chef Richard Beckel with delicious bourbons by expert distillers of Kentucky.”

The Bourbon Tasting Menu will be offered from 5-9:00 PM on November 20-21, December 18-19 and January 22-23 and is priced at $75 per person, excluding tax and gratuity. The special prix-fixe paired tasting menu includes:

• First Course: Pimento cheese stuffed deviled eggs with glazed bacon.
Paired with Knob Creek

• Second Course: Autumn green salad with grilled asparagus wrapped prosciutto, butternut squash, quince and warm blue cheese dressing.
Paired with Basil Hayden

• Third Course: Seared scallops with county ham, soybean succotash and leeks with sweet corn sauce.
Paired with Four Roses

• Fourth Course: Short ribs with Vincotto glaze, creamy white grits, wild mushrooms and crisp pancetta.
Paired with Maker’s Mark

• Dessert: Warm pecan tart with dark chocolate sauce and dulce de leche gelato.
Paired with Woodford Reserve

Reservations are preferred for these events and can be made by calling (202) 218-7575 or visiting Hamilton Hotel D.C.

The Hamilton Crowne Plaza D.C. is a distinguished, unique, 1920’s boutique-style hotel in Washington D.C. that is located at the intersection of 14th
 and K Street, near the White House and the area’s best attractions. The hotel showcases 14K restaurant and lounge, featuring award-winning regional American contemporary cuisine, premium martinis and a handcrafted wine list. The 14K restaurant patio overlooks Franklin Square Park and is the place to be seen, people watch and enjoy the finest dining experience in Washington D.C. With nearly 5,000 square-feet of flexible event space, Crowne Plaza The Hamilton offers premier, customized service to host board meetings, receptions and events for up to 700 people. Follow The Hamilton Crowne Plaza D.C. on Facebook and Twitter.