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Sugar, Spice and all things Whiskey! This year our female lead Resort Team traveled to Kentucky to create a smooth but spicy custom Maker's Mark® blend for the 2021 Coeur d’Alene Resort ‘Whiskey Women’ batch. Join us Friday, October 15th and Saturday, October 16th for a chance to try all three Coeur d’Alene Resort batches.

We are excited to partner with Maker's Mark® for the third year in a row to celebrate the craftsmanship of one of the finest whiskey distilleries in the world. Experience classes taught by industry insiders, master distillers and lakeside tastings of the finest whiskey, all combined with gorgeous North Idaho views!

Whiskey Barrel Weekend Ramp-Up Events
As the excitement level ramps up for Whiskey Weekend, The Coeur d'Alene Resort is proud to announce three special events in August and September leading up to the main weekend events in October.

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Friday | October 15

Whiskey Tasting Event | $79
Kick-off your whiskey-filled weekend with our annual Whiskey Tasting Event. Fill your tasting passport with regional and national whiskey labels, snack on southern-style cuisine bites and participate in some of our whiskey themed activities, including wax glass dipping and smoking whiskey demonstration. Add a little mixer to your taster with our Whiskey Coke Wagon or sign up to be a Maker’s Mark® Ambassador. Resort overnight package includes two tickets to the Whisky Tasting Event.

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Single Barrel Package
Stay on the lake at The Coeur d'Alene Resort. Includes lakefront accommodations and two admission tickets to the Whiskey Tasting Event at the resort convention center.

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Saturday | October 16

Maker’s Mark® Open Golf Day
Experience the award-winning Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course and the world's only Floating Green with on-course whiskey tasting and southern-inspired bites. 11:00 AM Shotgun Start, $135 Event Greens Fees.
Call The Resort Golf Pro Shop for reservations at 800-935-6283

Afternoon Whiskey Education Classes | $40 Each
Don't miss out on a variety of informative whiskey classes, inspired to bring insight into the nuances of tasting fine bourbon. Learn secrets to cooking with whiskey, bringing out unique flavors to stimulate the palate. Take in demonstrations and recipes from a master cocktail mixologist to impress your friends back home.

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Grand Whiskey Dinner | $145
Hosted at the lakeside Hagadone Event Center, this grand event features whiskey cocktails, southern-inspired cuisine, live entertainment, outdoor cigar lounge and stunning lake views. Enter to win a future Private Whiskey Tasting Dinner! Resort overnight package includes two tickets to the Grand Whiskey Dinner.

Bourbon Showcase, featuring Chad White
This year's Grand Whiskey Dinner will feature an exclusive Bourbon Showcase for your viewing (and tasting!) pleasure.

Watch as Chef Chad White collaborates with members of his talented food and beverage team to showcase unique whiskey-infused sips and bites. Then, try the enticing pairings for yourself!

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A Toast to Our Partners

Beam Suntory

Tasting Line-up
Maker’s Mark | Jim Beam | Basil Hayden | Knob Creek

Grand Teton Distillery

Tasting Line-up

  • Grand Teton Malt Whiskey -American Single Malt
  • Colter's Run Whiskey - Small Batch Bourbon
  • Catamount Whiskey - Single Barrel Bourbon
  • Gamekeeper Whiskey - Wheat Mash Whiskey
  • Grand Teton Private Stock Whiskey - Straight Corn Whiskey

Warrior Liquor

Tasting Line-up

  • Warrior Bourbon-Rye
  • Rye Whiskey
  • Tangerine Honey Whiskey
  • Huckleberry Cream

James E. Pepper 1776

Tasting Line-up
James E. Pepper 1776 Bourbon | Assorted Rye Whiskeys

Willie's Distillery

Tasting Line-up

  • Devil's Brigade Whiskey
  • Willie's Bighorn Bourbon
  • Willie's Genuine Canadian Whisky
  • Willie's Montana Honey Moonshine

Kaiyo Whiskey

Tasting Line-up

  • Kaiyo Whisky - The Single 7-Year
  • Kaiyo Whisky - “The Signature” 43%
  • Kaiyo Whisky - Cask Strength

Four Roses

Tasting Line-up

  • 80 Proof Kentucky Straight Bourbonr
  • 90 Proof Small Batch Bourbon
  • 100 Proof Single Barrel Bourbon

Black Feather Whiskey

Tasting Line-up
Black Feather Straight Bourbon | Black Feather Rye Whiskey

Headframe Spirits

Tasting Line-up
Kelley Whiskey | Destroying Angel | Neversweat | Orphan Girl

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