Jeffersonville, IN – December 5, 2012: Match Lounge will host a whiskey tasting and cigarpairing event sponsored by WhistlePig’s Master Distiller Dave Pickerell and Oliva Cigars during Match’s grand opening celebration Friday, December 21st 7:00-9:00pm. In addition, neighboring cigar lounge, Riverside Cigar Shop will hold an exclusive launch event with Oliva Cigars 4:00-9:00pm.
Match’s Whiskey and Cigar Event will feature scotch, bourbon and whiskey rye tastings paired with a signature Oliva Serie V Melanio Cigar. WhistlePig’s Master Distiller, Dave Pickerell, one of the nation’s preeminent master distillers who previously spent fourteen years as Maker's Mark Master Distiller, and Ian Hummel, of Oliva Cigars, will be on hand to entertain and educate attendees during a one-on-one question and answer session. This pairing event is limited to thirty people with tickets being sold for $30 per person. To purchase tickets, please call 812-284-6198 For more information on WhistlePig Whiskey Rye, please visit their website at http://whistlepigwhiskey.com/
In conjunction with the Match’s event, adjoining Riverside Cigar Shop will host an event
sponsored by Oliva Cigars. Oliva, a leader in the cigar industry, has long history of producing award-winning cigars, primarily grown and produced in Nicaragua and sold worldwide. Riverside’s event will be one of the first opportunities in the U.S. for customers to receive the 2013 Oliva Cigar sampler. Customers who purchase a box of Oliva Cigars will receive the 2013 Oliva Cigar sampler free of charge. In addition, any box purchase at this event will enter the purchaser in a raffle for a custom cigar cutter from Hutch valued at $300. The Oliva Cigar event is a free event. For more information about the event, please visit http://riversidecigars.com/. For more information about Oliva Cigars, please visit http://www.olivacigar.com/ .
Easily accessible to those in Southern Indiana and the Louisville Metro, Riverside Cigar Shop and Lounge is located at 201 Spring Street in Jeffersonville, Indiana. Conceived and created by Founder/Proprietor Jeff Mouttet, Riverside’s mission is to be the premium smoke shop and lounge in the Louisville metropolitan area, a destination featuring the friendliest staff and the cleanest, most comfortable environment for cigar smokers locally and those nationwide visiting the Kentuckiana region. For more information visit http://www.riversidecigars.com and follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/riversidecigars.
Match Lounge is the new speak-easy-style boutique bourbon bar and lounge located adjacent to Riverside Cigar Shop. Also owned by Jeff Mouttet , and partner Mark Reynolds, Match offers specialty, artisan and local spirits, beer and wine. Match will also feature bourbon tastings and seminars to introduce, educate, and entertain customers about all things bourbon and help customers match bourbon with the profiles of cigars and their own personal lifestyle. For more information https://www.facebook.com/MatchLounge or http://www.matchcigarbar.com.