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4th Annual Bourbon & Bowties EXCLUSIVE and Giveaway

Shreveport’s premier outdoor networking and bourbon event is back! The 4th Annual Bourbon & Bowties is taking place on Thursday, October 19th, from 5-9pm. This will be an evening of bourbon, craft beer, cigars, and grilled oysters and sausages all in the private setting at one of Shreveport’s most historic South Highlands mansions, the Brown Estate on the corner of Trabue Street and Line Avenue.

Here is the bourbon list available EXCLUSIVELY on Loving This Life!:

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Four Roses Single Barrel

 Nose: Fruity, spicy, floral, caramel, vanilla, cocoa, maple syrup, moderately woody.
Palate: Hints of ripe plum & cherries, robust, full body, mellow.
Finish: Smooth & delicately long.

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Bulleit 10 yr
Deep russet in color, rich oaky aromas. Consistently smooth taste with vanilla, dried fruit, and a long, smoky finish.

 

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Angel’s Envy

Nose: You’ll detect notes of subtle vanilla, raisins, maple syrup and toasted nuts
Palate: Vanilla, ripe fruit, maple syrup, toast and bitter chocolate
Finish: Clean and lingering sweetness with a hint of Madeira that slowly fades

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 Basil Hayden’s 8yr
Aroma: Spice, tea, hint of peppermint
Taste: Spicy, light-bodied, gentle bite
Finish: Dry, clean, brief

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Eagle Rare
Nose: complex, with aromas of toffee, hints of orange peel, herbs, honey, leather and oak.
Taste: Bold, dry and delicate with notes of candied almonds and very rich cocoa.
Finish: Dry and lingering.

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Woodford Reserve Rye
Nose: Spicy with distinct notes of rye, black pepper, cedar and cassia bark sweetened with a dusting of marzipan. Hints of pear, apple and almond dance in its depths.
Taste: Clove, rye, mint, molasses, sorghum and honey mingle together with hints of apple and malt.
Finish: Long and sweetly spiced.

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Old Forester 1897

Nose: Robust, intense caramel. Rich vanilla with roasted coffee notes, spiced dark fruit and mature oak.
Taste: Mouth-filling. Sweet and intense. Deep fruit, spice and oak notes layered over dark caramel and vanilla.
Finish: Big and bold.

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Bourbon & Bowties ticket includes unlimited tastings of small batch bourbon, Great Raft Brewing beer, and grilled oysters and meats. Each patron will also receive a signature tasting glass, a Clarkes Jewelers Gift Card (valued between $100 – $1000), and will be automatically entered to win raffles including a $150 Superior’s Steakhouse Gift Basket and a Game Day Polo from The Village Washstand. Cigars from M.A. Smokehouse will be available for purchase.

A limited number (30 left!) of $50 tickets are left available here, but the producers of Bourbon and Bowties and Loving This Life! are giving one of you a chance to win TWO FREE tickets to the event!

To Enter:
1. Like Loving This Life! on Facebook
2. Like Shreveport Derby Day on Facebook
3. Comment below with your favorite bourbon.

Rules: Steps 1 through 3 above must be completed to be entered to win. This giveaway will run from 1:30 pm, Tuesday, October 17, 2017 through 5:00pm Wednesday, October 18, 2017. The winner will have until 7:00pm, Wednesday, October 18, 2017 to claim their prize before another winner is selected.

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18 Comments

  • Elizabeth Pattillo October 17, 2017 02.05 pm

    Basil Hayden’s is delicious!

     
  • Crystal Wagoner October 17, 2017 02.07 pm

    Basil Hayden is my fave!!

     
  • Chad Hauser October 17, 2017 02.28 pm

    Basil Hayden is also my jam.

     
  • Brittanya West October 17, 2017 04.12 pm

    Old Rip Van Winkle 10 Year.

     
  • LeVette Fuller October 17, 2017 04.20 pm

    Bulleit!

     
  • Beth Pierce October 17, 2017 04.25 pm

    Woodford Reserve

     
  • Kelly LaGrone October 17, 2017 04.48 pm

    BLANTON’S

     
  • Kayne J Pierce October 17, 2017 05.00 pm

    Four Roses, hands down!

     
    • Jada October 18, 2017 07.53 pm

      Hi Kanye! Random.org picked your comment number as the winner. Please email me your confirmation at lovingthislifejada@gmail.com

       
      • Elizabeth Pattillo October 19, 2017 03.53 pm

        Jealous!

         
  • Gerald Waugh October 17, 2017 08.51 pm

    Four Roses Single Barrel

     
  • James Meier October 17, 2017 09.14 pm

    Four Roses for me

     
  • Caroline Zeichner October 17, 2017 10.25 pm

    Can’t beat Woodford Reserve!! ❤

     
    • Debra Roberson October 17, 2017 11.07 pm

      Woodford Reserve is good

       
  • Daniel Martin October 18, 2017 01.11 am

    Dat Angel’s Envy!

     
  • Daniel French October 18, 2017 12.31 pm

    Four Roses

     
  • Sarah Franks October 18, 2017 12.42 pm

    Bulleit 10 year

     
  • Kayne J Pierce October 18, 2017 06.29 pm

    Who won?

     

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