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‘Passport to Pendleton’ Tasting Friday April 24th

Sample the Official Spirit of the California Rodeo Salinas

The California Rodeo Salinas and Pendleton Whisky invite you to a “Passport to Pendleton” on Friday April 24th. The event will kick off the partnership between the California Rodeo Salinas and Pendleton Whisky while allowing patrons to sample the smooth taste of Pendleton Whisky and additional brands offered by Hood River Distillers, including Pendleton 1910 Rye Whisky, Sinfire Cinnamon Whisky, Brokers Gin and 44 North Vodkas.  

The evening starts at 6:00pm and will include a hosted bar, full steak dinner prepared by The Grower’s Pub, whisky tasting, a swag bag, music and more. The cost is $75 per person and tickets can be purchased at http://www.carodeo.com/events/2015/passporttopendleton or by calling 831-775-3100. The “Passport to Pendleton” will take place in the Rodeo Room at the Salinas Sports Complex at 1034 N. Main Street in Salinas and is limited to 120 people. Must be over 21 years old to attend.



About Pendleton Whisky

Pendleton® Whisky is imported, bottled and marketed by Hood River Distillers of Hood River, Ore., and is available nationwide. The oak barrel-aged whisky uses glacier-fed spring water from Oregon’s Mt. Hood and is known for its uncommonly smooth taste and rich, complex flavor. Pendleton Whisky is the official spirit of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA), and the presenting sponsor of the All American ProRodeo Series, which includes 400-plus PRCA rodeos.


About Hood River Distillers

Founded in 1934 and headquartered in Hood River, Ore., Hood River Distillers is the Northwest’s largest and oldest importer, producer, bottler, and marketer of distilled spirits. Pendleton® Whisky, Pendleton®1910 Rye Whisky, Broker’s® London Dry Gin, Sinfire® Cinnamon Whisky, Yazi® Ginger Vodka, ULLR® Nordic Libation, HRD® Vodka, Lucid® Absinthe Supérieure, the complete line of Monarch® distilled spirits and the Clear Creek Distillery portfolio are just a few of the company’s brands distributed across the country. Hood River Distillers is a member of the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility and promotes responsible drinking habits. For more information, visit www.hrdspirits.com.


About the California Rodeo

The California Rodeo Salinas will take place July 16-19, 2015. The California Rodeo Association is a not-for-profit organization that strives to preserve and promote the traditions of the California Rodeo Salinas and the West. We support the community and other non-profit organizations through the staging of the annual California Rodeo Salinas and other year round operations of the Salinas Sports Complex. Through donation of our facility, vending and fundraising opportunities during Rodeo and other events, the California Rodeo Association returns between $200,000 and $300,000 annually to local non-profits. For more information about the California Rodeo Salinas, log on to www.CARodeo.com or call the California Rodeo Office at 831-775.3100. ‘Like’ the California Rodeo on Facebook at www.facebook.com/CARodeoSalinas or follow us on twitter @CaliforniaRodeo for updates, photos and more.



‘Passport to Pendleton’ Tasting Friday April 24th

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