Whiskey Business

Jack Rose Dining Saloon brings its 10th Annual Derby Day Celebration + Viewing Party this Saturday, May 7

Jack Rose prepares 10th Annual Derby Day Party + Viewing

Milestone celebration for 148th Kentucky Derby, which airs May 7, is nearly here

Jack Rose Dining Saloon brings its 10th Annual Derby Day Celebration + Viewing Party this Saturday, May 7. The location is an ideal spot to watch the Kentucky Derby. Guests will seek out the Adams Morgan destination to catch the 148th Kentucky Derby, with two ways to enjoy it—on site or to go.

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Jack Rose hosts third annual Premier Drams Whiskey Festival

Jack Rose celebrates whiskey with third annual Premier Drams

Tasting event provides venue for rare whiskey sampling

Jack Rose Dining Saloon in Washington, D.C. is gearing up for its third annual Premier Drams Whiskey Festival. The celebration April 5 offers a unique opportunity to taste cask-strength whiskeys that are new and rare. Expect to see 15+ stations of unique bourbons, scotches and international whiskeys. Additionally, the restaurant announced new bottle unveilings, blind tastings, craft cocktails and distiller meet-and-greet opportunities are on tap for the evening, which lasts from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

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BDT Capital Partners takes stake in WhistlePig

BDT Capital takes minority stake in WhistlePig Rye Whiskey

BDT investment provides additional liquidity, growth opportunities

BDT Capital Partners has taken a significant minority common equity stake in WhistlePig Rye Whiskey, according to a joint announcement from the companies. WhistlePig was founded in 2008. The investment by BDT Capital Partners allows WhistlePig’s current shareholders to have liquidity and one of the original founders, Raj Bhakta, has exited his stake through the deal. Bhakta retired in 2017.

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