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Bourbon Conversations: Barrel Proof Bourbon – Blind Tasting Edition

November 28, 2023 @ 5:30 pm

Tue. Nov 28, 2023 at 5:30pm CDT :: Price: $87.00 :: 21 and Over :: Tickets at https://bit.ly/BC-BarrelProof

Join us for Bourbon Conversations, a remarkable whiskey tasting experience, where we explore whiskey and enjoy fellowship in support of community and economic development. Our special guest is Brigadier General Patrick R. Michaelis, Texas A&M Corps of Cadets Commandant.
In this installment, our whiskey sommelier will guide guests through a blind tasting of three carefully-selected Barrel Proof Bourbons, unraveling unique flavors and aromas. Indulge in small bites curated to complement the bold flavors, and enjoy our event-only cocktails crafted with each of these exceptional bourbons.
Immerse yourself in a guided blind tasting, paired with food (included in your ticket) and inventive cocktails (not included in your ticket). This limited engagement will elevate your appreciation for the artistry behind each pour.
Don’t miss out on this unforgettable evening – secure your tickets now and join us on a journey that is sure to change your perception of bourbon whiskey.

:: Brigadier General, USA (ret) Patrick R. Michaelis ::

Texas A&M University Commandant of the Corps of Cadets, Brigadier General Patrick R. Michaelis, is an Aggie graduate. He took his new position after retiring as Commanding General, U.S. Army Training Center & Fort Jackson, South Carolina.

General Michaelis is a Distinguished Military Graduate of Texas A&M who earned his bachelor’s degree in history in 1993 and commissioned into the Army as a Second Lieutenant of Armor.

Throughout his distinguished and decorated military career, Michaelis previously served in command roles at Fort Hood, Texas; Fort Lewis, Wash.; and Redstone Arsenal, Ala.  Among his many posts, he was the Deputy Commanding General (Operations) for the U.S. Army Recruiting command at Fort Knox; Deputy Commanding Officer (Maneuver) for the 1st Infantry Division at Fort Riley; the Executive Officer to the Under Secretary of the Army and Chief of Staff to the Commander of the Combined Joint Forces Land Component Command in Iraq for Operation Inherent Resolve. He also commanded operations in Kandahar City, Afghanistan as part of Operation Enduring Freedom, and served in leadership roles in Operations Iraqi Freedom II and Iraqi Freedom 06-08.




November 28, 2023
5:30 pm
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