Selected dates, 7pm – 8.30pm | $75pp
- Wednesday 12th February
- Wednesday 4th March
- Wednesday 15th April
Deep in the Den of the Doss House a storyteller sits, candles flicker and tastings of whisky await your arrival. We invite you to join us for a bespoke whisky event that evokes the past with every glass.
During this unique experience, the notorious tales of history will be brought to life through the glorious tastes of four whiskies. With drink in hand, your host will wind back the clock to reveal the stories and secrets of The Doss House, The Rocks and the spirited heritage of Sydney through the ages.
Included in this intimate group event: sharing platters, four select whiskies to taste and a carefully crafted presentation of historic tales to match, all taking place within the story-soaked sandstone walls of The Doss House.
Valentine’s Day Whisky & Chocolate Masterclass
Friday, February 14th, 2020 | $85 PP
We have created a Whisky & Chocolate Masterclass for the whisky enthusiasts to offer a fully interactive evening and in depth experience you will not want to miss this Valentine’s Day.
We have teamed up with one of Australia’s top whisky experts James Buntin to bring you a night of whisky and chocolate pairings.
James Buntin, AKA The Whisky Ambassador has over 30 years experience in the hospitality and global spirits industries. He is a Scottish born Australian who has worked around the world presenting thousands of tasting sessions, events and discussion panels educating and entertaining audiences on the different styles of world whiskies.
James will captivate you in his showcase with an impressive selection of whiskies including:
Balvenie 12, 14, 17 and Glenfiddich IPA, Project XX & Fire and Cane – each paired with chocolate.
This Masterclass includes a whisky cocktail on arrival accompanied with nibbles, followed by a 75 minute presentation of six whiskies and perfectly paired chocolates.
Susan O Neill (SON) and Matt McMahon
Wednesday, March 11th, 2020 & Wednesday, March 25th, 2020 | $65 PP
Join us for the much anticipated return of our candlelight sessions with Susan O’Neill & award winning jazz pianist Matt McMahon.
Join us at The Doss House for the much anticipated return of the amazing Susan O’Neill, accompanied by award winning jazz pianist and composer Matt McMahon.
All the way from Co. Clare, Ireland, the prodigiously gifted Susan O’Neill’s soulful & husky-voiced performances are truly something to behold. Using guitar, harmonica, trumpet and a loop pedal, Susan delivers a timeless and powerful blend of the old & new. Her inspirational fusion of soulful Irish folk & her own acclaimed original material makes for an entertaining & enchanting musical experience.
Her solo performances are literally mind-blowing. The amazing range of her gritty vocal combined with her superb guitar technique, her loop pedals and trumpet, make for a truly unforgettable musical experience.
Doors open from 4PM.
St. Patrick’s Day
Sunday, March 15th, 2020
The Doss House is excited to announce our St. Patrick’s Day festival taking place on Sunday, March 15th.
We are taking over with live music from 12PM in three exclusive locations in The Rocks throughout the day, in line with the historic Sydney St. Patrick’s Day festivities.
We are excited to re-open our popular courtyard pop up bar ‘The Dock Yard’ for one day only, which will be located in the historical sandstone courtyards surrounding The Doss House. We are also hosting a one day live music festival at ‘Cadman’s Cottage’ which is located across the road from The Doss House.
Expect live Trad music all day from 12PM, Irish dancing, toasties, Guinness and a whole lot of fun!