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Whisky Business: The Science of Whisky at Questacon

Ice cubes beside a conical chemistry flask & drinking glass containing amber coloured liquid.
Ice cubes beside a conical chemistry flask & drinking glass containing amber coloured liquid.

Overview

Calling all whisky lovers! If you have a passion for a good dram and a curiosity for the science behind it, we have the perfect evening for you.
Whisky Business is a night where the magic of whisky and the marvels of science come together.

Join us on a journey where we share with you, drams from the finest distilleries across the world to explore the science of whisky. Whether you are a seasoned connoisseur or a curious novice, our experts will share the secrets and fascinating science behind whisky production and aging. The intersection of chemistry and flavour will leave you with a newfound appreciation for each sip.

Have you ever wondered how the smokiness in your whisky links to climate change? Or what happens when whisky meets liquid nitrogen? And just who is Bog Man? Our experts will unveil these mysteries.

Savour 4 exclusive whisky tastings as you uncover the chemistry behind the flavours in a moonlit setting. This isn't just a tasting—it's an opportunity to engage your senses. Elegance and education, neat!

This is an 18+ event, designed for adults who appreciate the finer things in life: exquisite whisky, fascinating science, and a stellar winter evening in Canberra. Don’t miss out, tickets are limited. Secure your spot today!

Dates

21–22 Jun 2024
June 2024
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Questacon - The National Science and Technology CentreKing Edward Terrace, Parkes, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaGet Directions