Scotch Tasting with Ed Kohl
Open House Tasting with whisky expert
Ed Kohl owner of Keeper’s Quest Brands
Thursday, September 22th From 5:00-6:30 pm
The Wine and Cheese Place in Clayton
7435 Forsyth Blvd, Clayton, MO
It’s been a year since our friend Ed Kohl has stopped by and shared whiskey here at the TWCP.. We’re happy to announce that Ed will be pouring single malts from his portfolio including some new release whiskies Come by and say hello and taste through a great lineup of scotch.
Below is the lineup of treats:
McLeod’s Regional Malt Series
The perfect introduction to the world of single malt whiskies, the Macleod’s Regional Malts collection comprises a selection of single malt Scotch whiskies, which we believe to be the most representative of their particular region. All 35.99 each!
- Macleod's Single Malt Scotch Islands
- Macleod's Single Malt Scotch Lowlands
- Macleod's Single Malt Scotch Islay
- Macleod's Single Malt Scotch Speyside
- Macleod's Single Malt Scotch Highland
- Spey Trutina Single Malt Scotch Whisky 46% abv
- Spey Fumare Single Malt Scotch Whisky 46% abv
- Five Fold, Ardmore 12 yr Highland Single Malt Cask Strength 58.2% abv
- Five Fold, Orkney 10 yr Island Single Malt Cask Strength 60.7% abv
CEO & MANAGING DIRECTOR, KEEPER’S QUEST INC.
Ed Kohl is the CEO and Managing Director of Keeper’s Quest Inc, dba Quest Brands with more than three decades of experience in the wine and Scotch industry, he is a brand builder from beginning to end.
He started the company with only one brand and a strong belief that his company could grow — and this it did. With 10 more brands in the portfolio, the company has a growth rate of 30% annually, and it’s poised for a positive future. Today, Ed is known as the “Spirit and Scotch expert” to thousands in the industry. He conducts workshops and seminars around the USA with the goal of educating people on the nuances of Scotch and spirits, including the distillation process, tasting and more.
With a focus on expanding the company offerings to include specialty spirit categories outside of the current offerings, Ed and his team are creating a seamless interconnected communication with distillers, retailers and consumers. His main effort is to connect with the consumer who is not interested in the everyday brands, but who wants a new experience with a new brand. This includes younger generations who are considered the growth and expansion in the spirits industry whether they purchase in retail stores, bars, or restaurants.
His company serves as the U.S. importer of great spirits, and as a true whisky fan, Ed ensures that the spirits he imports are authentic, all natural, and each has its own unique story to tell.
In 2012 Ed was inducted into “The Keepers of the Quaich,” a Scotland original organization that honors and gives recognition to individuals who have worked, excelled and promoted the growth of Whisky and Scotch for more than 10 years.