Saturday, August 1

The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival.

This afternoon we walked back up to Horseshoe Casino to check out this weekend's big event, The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival...
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
There were 40+ varieties of whiskey, bourbon and scotch available to sample...
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
We started in with a couple of Jack Honey and ginger ale...
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival at #HorseshoeCincy!
Pig & Whiskey also showcased six of Cincinnati’s best barbecue restaurants highlighting unique, delicious pork and beef barbecue dishes.
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
We started with some delicious Huit BBQ...
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
And then it was time for our main event, Velvet Smoke BBQ...
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
We got their sampler with brisket, burnt ends and cole slaw...
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
And a couple of Velvet Smoke rib bones...
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The burnt ends were the highlight for the day for me. So tender and delicious. YUM!
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
Olde Smoky gave Genifer a free trucker cap...
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
And the DirecTV Blimp made a surprise appearance!
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival
What a fun way to spend a beautiful afternoon! :) Click to see all the photos I took at The Porkopolis Pig & Whiskey Festival.