JW Steakhouse is home to over 300 rare, pre-Prohibition, single barrel and smoothest Bourbons in the city. With over 90 years of history, Grosvenor House is renowned to be a hotel of ‘firsts' and continues to innovate with a new luxury bourbon tasting journey.
This autumn, we invite guests to embark on a sensory tasting experience with some of the rarest and most luxurious bourbons in the world, complemented by an authentically American menu designed by head chef, Robert Stephens. With the hotel's heritage combined with whiskey grandeur, the new bourbon tasting journey is set to redefine personally crafted culinary experiences and add a touch of glamour to Mayfair. Choose from one of four tasting flights or join us at one of our exclusive and private bourbon tastings with world renowned expert Tom Fischer. See below for more details.
For all bourbon enthusiasts, JW Steakhouse will also be extending four exclusive and private bourbon tastings with world renowned expert and Founder of BourbonBlog.com Tom Fischer.
Fischer was recently featured on the hit Netflix TV series Heist, discussing the importance of bourbon and his distinct knowledge has been recognised in Kentucky, USA, by the Governor of the Commonwealth with the honour of Kentucky Colonel. Diners will have a once in a lifetime opportunity to debate distilling methods, unearth secret stories and taste history with one of the most influential names in the whiskey and spirits industry.
The exclusive tastings with Tom Fischer are priced from £110 to £545 per person and available on 1st, 4th, 7th and 9th December for up to 12 guests.
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Pair our exclusive Bourbon Tasting Flights with a mouth-watering à la carte or group dining menu option, featuring signatures such as fresh scallops, an inviting seafood platter and our "choose your cut" steak served with irresistible mac n cheese or wild mushrooms, finishing the experience with the famous JW Cheesecake.
Choose from one of our four tasting flights on offer.
Choose from one of four flights with your à la carte or group dining menu option:
Tasting History flight - £545 per person
Taste a piece of history with an extremely rare 100-year-old bottled, pre-Prohibition bourbon which was distilled in 1916 and laid in a barrel until 1933, during which WW1 and the Prohibition had both been and gone- the only bottle of its kind in London.
WhistlePig Tasting flight - £260 per person
For the more contemporary palate, guests can enjoy a firm favourite, the WhistlePig Tasting Flight, a whiskey voted as ‘world's best whiskey' and one that continues to push the boundaries of making and distilling.
Let's Experiment flight - £210 per person
Or for those who prefer the element of surprise can select the Let's Experiment flight, consisting of eccentric recipes and barrel treatments that defines the bourbon's taste and characteristics. This flight is a sensation to the senses and ensures each tasting is distinctly unique from the last.
Pappy Gate Flight - £410 per person
Saving the best until last, Pappy Van Winkle, arguably the father of bourbon and most sought-after whiskey in the world can now be sampled on Park Lane. Legend has it, many bottles go into collections, never to be opened or seen again, until now. JW Steakhouse is offering guests the opportunity to sip and savour Pappy's legacy with an exclusive 'Pappy Gate' flight of four tastings, including 13,15, 20 and 23 year-old Pappy Van Winkle bourbon.
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