Lifestyle Topics

Bourbon and Bluegrass

As the world’s first female Master Bourbon Taster and with nearly two decades of experience in the bourbon and hospitality industries, Peggy Noe Stevens is uniquely qualified to educate a broad audience on these fascinating topics. Whether your attendees know very little about bourbon or are longtime enthusiasts, we can craft an engaging and interactive session about these treasured Kentucky traditions that will entertain the entire group. These seminars are perfect for groups coming to Kentucky and are easily incorporated into reception and dinner entertainment during a conference.



  • Bourbon 101: History and Tasting
  • Bourbon Master Class – Advanced Tasting & Trends
  • Mixology Psychology- Bartending essentials for the home
  • Celebrating Bluegrass Culture & Bourbon History
  • Bourbon and Food Pairings
  • A Women’s Guide to Drinking Bourbon
  • Derby Traditions and History
  • The Art of Derby Entertaining

Elegant Entertaining

Our 360 degree philosophy about image and style naturally encompasses the home as well. Having a solid foundation for entertaining gives people confidence and allows them to feel good about welcoming guests into their home. The seminars in this series are not only unique and enjoyable, but also give attendees great tips and tools to entertain at home with style and confidence. Many pay homage to Kentucky’s legendary “Bluegrass hospitality” and it’s even more enjoyable when paired with a Kentucky Bourbon and Culture seminar.



  • The Entertaining Experience
  • Culinary Synergy: Planning the Ideal Party Fare
  • Creating an Entertaining Master Plan for Your Home
  • Table Settings & Decor for Every Occasion
  • Essentials of China, Glass and Silverware – Stocking Your Home
  • Entertaining with Children
  • Garnish to Ganache: The Basics of Food Presentation


Peggy Noe Stevens & Associates • 2506 Nutwood Drive • Louisville, Kentucky 40223 • (502) 742-9451 • Contact Us

Indianapolis Office • 207 South Meridian • Indianapolis, Indiana 46225 • (502) 742-9451 • Contact Us