Around the World of Whiskey



Join a Night Inn Spirits Expert for a deep-dive into all things Whiskey! Compare a New York Rye to a Kentucky, then go international with both an Irish and Japanese Whiskey.


Sara Lehman

Sommelier & Owner

Sara is a Sommelier and Sherry Specialist living in Nashville, TN! Formerly in NYC, Sara spends her time hosting events in New York, Nashville, and also offers Sommelier concierge services to luxury residential buildings. When she is not traveling to new wine regions to write about on her blog, Somm In The City, she's the Guest Sommelier at a top destination spa, The Lodge at Woodloch.


Matt Merlino


Hello! I have over a decade of experience managing bars, restaurants, & creating original cocktails. Hosting is my passion. I love sharing my knowledge of spirits and the technique that goes into mixing a great cocktail. My past work with brands: Patron, WeSake, Los Dos, Boisson, Gallery Media Group, Douglas Elliman, Loro Piana. My cocktails have been featured in Martha Steward Weddings, Forbes, Cosmopolitan & People.

Nicolas Capron-Manieux

Sommelier, Writer

Born and raised in New York City, Nicolas began his journey at the International Culinary Center in Manhattan, where he worked and studied under Master Sommeliers. He applied his knowledge as he learned his trade in many of the city' most celebrated dining rooms, including Pasquale Jones, Upland, and COTE Korean Steakhouse. Today he runs his own consulting and events company, NCM Sommelier Services, writes a Substack, Word to the Wine, and brings his expertise to Night Inn!

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What’s included

  • Disposable Spirit Tasting Cups

What’s required from you

  • Clean and ample space to host experience
  • Time to receive materials via delivery and set aside where Experience will take place


Four Roses, Bourbon Whiskey

Serves 8 people per item

Nikka, "Days" Blended Whisky

Serves 8 people per item

Fort Hamilton, Double Barrel Rye

Serves 8 people per item

Jameson, Irish Blended Whiskey

Serves 8 people per item

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    This was a wonderful experience! Our residents really enjoyed themselves and learned a lot about whiskey!

    Paula Burke

    Nov 15, 2023

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