The Blackstone Hotel: Tapping the Barrel Package

The Blackstone is offering guests an exclusive KOVAL Distillery experience with its Tapping the Barrel package.

Re-opened on Chicago's Cultural Mile in 2008, The Blackstone celebrates its history with a clever and contemporary attitude. Established in 2008, KOVAL is Chicago's first distillery since Prohibition and one of America’s leading small batch, independent spirit manufacturers. 

The Tapping the Barrel package includes:

  • One Night Stay in a View Room
  • Make Your Own Old Fashioned Amenity, including a mini bottle of The Blackstone’s hand-selected batch of KOVAL Distillery Bourbon
  • Uber Gift Card, covering transportation to-and-from the hotel
  • Private KOVAL Distillery Tour & Tasting at their 5121 North Ravenswood address
  • Sample of the exclusive Blackstone cocktail, The 2008, following the private tour and a recipe card to make the cocktail at home.

Use promotional code ER7 at checkout.

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The Blackstone Hotel: Tapping the Barrel Package

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