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WIN 2 Tickets to The Whisky Show in London

Monday 19 September 2011

The Society will be starring in The Whisky Exchange Whisky Show this October - and we'd love to see you there.  To entice you along, we're running an exclusive prize draw to win one of two pairs of tickets for yourself and a guest to attend the consumer session at the show on the evening of Friday 7th October, 4pm – 9.30pm.

All you have to do to enter this competition is send Us An Email with your name, telephone number and correct answer to the following question:

Which of the following is the latin name for “American White Oak”:

a. Quercus Alba
b. Quercus Robur
c. Quercus Decimus Meridius

The closing date for entries into this prize draw is 11.59pm on Friday 30th September. The winner will be selected at random, and contacted on the following Monday.

The Whisky Exchange Whisky Show is a luxury whisky tasting exhibition, which has a strong focus on top end whiskies, as well as exciting food and whisky pairings. There will be exhibitors from all over the world at the show, as well as various independent bottlers, and even two bars serving refreshing whisky cocktails. Included in the ticket price is a hearty, two-course meal from the Show Brasserie. Every visitor to the show also receives two Dream Dram tokens, which can each be exchanged for one of the various Dream Drams being exhibited. These are the most exclusive whiskies at the show, some of which have retail figures well into four figures.

TICKETS: Should you miss out on the above prize Tickets are available for £95 each, and can be booked at here – . The show runs from 4pm to 9.30pm on Friday 7th October, and from 12pm – 6.30pm on Saturday 8th October.

Prize Draw Terms and Conditions:
1. You must be over 18 to enter.
2. One entry per person.  Anyone sending more than one entry from the same email address will be disqualified.
3. This prize draw is for one of 2 pairs of tickets (yourself and one guest) to attend the Friday consumer session, 4pm – 9:30pm on 7th October, for The Whisky Exchange Whisky Show 2011. Please don’t enter if you’re not going to be able to attend, you’ll just look silly if you win. The venue address is:
1 Bank End,
London SE1 9BU
4. Tickets are non-transferable, and cannot be exchanged for money instead. You will have to make your own way to the venue for the show, and we will not cover your transport costs.
5. The ticket includes two Dream Dram tokens, as well as a food token for a two-course meal at the Show Brasseries. The ticket does not include access to any of the special Masterclasses advertised at the Show.
6. Your entries must be sent to, along with your name, telephone number and date of birth in the email.  We won’t sell any personal info or use it for anything other than this competition.
7. The closing date for entries is 11:59pm, Fri 30 September.  Any emails received after this time will not be entered into the draw. Winners will be selected at random, and the lucky person will be contacted during the following week.
8. You will not receive a physical ticket. Your name and the name of your companion will be added to the guest list on the door, and will grant you access to the show.
9. During your time at the Show, you must abide by the strict rules of Show Etiquette, which is described in your Show Programme (further information here - . Failure to abide by these rules will result in being escorted from the venue by security, and banned for the rest of the day.

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