Tonight: Watkins Wednesday Pub Quiz
Time: 7:30 pm
Tonight, join a bevvy of good people and our good friend (and pub designer) Bill Watkins, he of many pub quizzes (and of his new website: www.keltcom.com). It’s the Merlins Rest Wednesday Pub Quiz! Bill and his feverish brain will provide 25 questions and a great deal of levity. It really is a wonderful time. Bring your friends, your ringers, even your enemies! Enjoy the midweek, a pie and a pint and stay warm. Quiz starts at 7:30 pm.
NEXT SINGLE-MALT TASTING
Thursday, March 5
Good heavens! The Whisky Wench (Fiona) returns on Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 pm to host the next Single-Malt Whisky Tasting. This go-round, we’re operating under the theme of…That Peaty Bastard!
Peaty Blend, Vatted and Single malts compared:
• The Big Smoke, Islay Blend
• Peat Monster, Compass Box Vatted malt. From Port Askaig, Islay and Kennethmot, Speyside
• Ardbeg 10yr, Islay Single Malt
• Bruichladdich Peat, Islay Single Malt (from the same range as the wonderful Rocks)
Read more from the forthcoming tasting notes at the new Whisky Wench website. The details:$25 flat fee to participate; 4 – 5 grand pours from our extensive stock. It’s great fun and really really great scotch.
AFTER WORK SPECIALS
Monday through Thursday
Whether it’s been a hard day or a really lovely one, we invite you up for after work specials here at Merlins Rest. From 4:00 – 6:00 pm, Monday through Thursday, we’re offering $3.75 import pints; and we’ve got some of the best: Guinness, Belhaven, Fuller’s, etc. Other beer and liquor specials will be available too, as will food specials on cheese dips,and more.