Cool River Café is known as a prime destination for weekend cocktails, but the noted steakhouse is also the ideal destination for bourbon, beer and cigars. On the first Friday of each month, the restaurant hosts a bourbon, brew and cigar tasting in the Cigar and Cognac Lounge. From 6:30 – 8 p.m. September 6, a representative of TahWahKaro Distilling Co. and Boulevard Brewing Co. will discuss and offer samples of premium featured pours. Guests will receive a complimentary cigar by Master Cigar Roller Mario Almanza and may purchase additional premium hand-rolled cigars. Unique hors d’oeurves created by Chef Fernando Rodriguez include:
Cool River Caprese Bruchette
Pork Belly Burnt Ends
Huli Huli Chicken Wings
Craft Beer Selections from Boulevard Brewing Co.
Bourbon Selections from TahWahKaro Distilling Co.
What: Cool River Bourbon & Brews
Guests will enjoy premium pours from TahWahKaro Distilling Co. and Boulevard Brewing Co. alongside chef-inspired hors d’oeurves and a complimentary hand-rolled cigar.
When: From 6:30 – 8 p.m. September 6.
Where: Cool River: 1045 Hidden Ridge, Irving, TX 75038
Pricing: $35 per person
Info: Reservations are required and can be made by calling the restaurant at (972) 871-8881. www.coolrivercafe.com