ugg discount code Kenora wine and whisky bar hosts soft opening
A sip of whisky proved to be ideal in minus 30 C weather as Kenora first wine and whisky bar was well received in its first few days of business.
The 1885 Wine Whisky Room, held a soft opening the weekend of Friday, Feb. 2 in the renovated first floor of the building at 210 Second St. S. that used to be home to the daytime fare of the Nourish and Herb N Fuel restaurants.
to our research, that the year this place was built, said Kirsi Ralko, who owns the whisky room with business partner Kim Slezak. Bishop and Co. grocery store. day, Ralko is a lawyer and Slezak is a local watercolour artist. Ralko said Slezak had initially approached her in the summer about leasing a place strictly to use as an art gallery and retail store, and eventually the idea grew to include wine and whisky as the main attraction. The art display is still a component in the finished picture, as Slezak art is up on the brick walls.
1885 is fancier than your average Northwestern Ontario bar, with the menu featuring 18 different whiskies with their tasting notes along with cocktails and a wine list. think in terms of things being a little bit more upscale, we fit into a real niche market that Kenora has, but there nothing to offer that kind of clientele right now, Ralko said. a quieter place to sit down and have a cocktail.