June 16, 2024

Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort and Spa Hosts Exclusive Whiskey Tasting and Dinner with Pappy Van Winkle

San Antonio, Texas (April 18, 2024) – Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort and Spa, the premier Texas Hill Country resort located on 300 acres in San Antonio, announces a series of culinary events for resort guests and local San Antonio residents. The schedule of events will kick off with an exclusive whiskey tasting and dinner with Pappy Van Winkle.

“We are thrilled to debut a series of fun and immersive culinary events this spring starting with a cigar reception and Pappy Van Winkle whiskey tasting in April,” said Ken DeMello, Food & Beverage Director at Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort and Spa. “We invite our guests and local community to join us for these one-of-a-kind culinary showcases for an unforgettable experience.”

The whiskey tasting event will take place on Saturday, April 27 at 7 p.m. It will feature several delicious dishes prepared by the resort’s culinary team designed to complement the complex notes of some of Pappy Van Winkle’s most popular and rare whiskeys. A Buffalo Trace Distillery representative will be joining to speak of their portfolio and the Pappy Van Winkle line. Each attendee will receive a 4oz pour of Old Rip Van Winkle 10 Year, the Van Winkle Reserve 12 Year “Lot B,” the Van Winkle Family Reserve Rye, and the Pappy Van Winkle Family Reserve 20 Year.

The dishes will include Maine lobster with a basil panna cotta, a A5 wagyu with spring white truffle and parmesan foam, grilled toothfish with meyer lemon pearl, cast iron Hudson Valley foie gras, and Matagorda oysters. The dining experience concludes with a dessert serving of a strawberry-campari s’more, with brown buttered shortbread, vanilla bean semifreddo, a strawberry Campari gelee and toasted Italian meringue. Seats are limited, and tickets can be purchased in advance by visiting this link.

The event will take place at the resort’s covered, outdoor Luckenbach Pavilion. Treat yourself to an evening under the starlit Texas sky and immerse yourself in an atmosphere of refinement and relaxation. You can view all of the resort’s upcoming events, by visiting this link.