Fast Penny Spirits partners with Les Dames d’Escoffier Seattle for Pretty Penny Giveback

Seattle-based Fast Penny Spirits, makers of Amaricano Rossa and Amaricano Bianca, is partnering with LDE Seattle, a chapter of LDE International, for its first quarter Pretty Penny program donation of 2024. 

Les Dames d’Escoffier Seattle inspires and empowers women in the fields of food, beverage, and hospitality, to elevate their careers and develop the next generation of culinary leaders. The Seattle Chapter of LDE was chartered in 1989 and today consists of 60 members, including chefs, winemakers, cookbook authors, caterers, restaurateurs, chocolatiers, food photographers and consultants.

The Pretty Penny giveback is an integral part of Fast Penny Spirits’ mission to support the community and ensure a more diverse future in the food and beverage industry.

“Fast Penny Spirits is proud to support Les Dames d’Escoffier Seattle, championing women in the culinary and beverage industry,” said Jamie Hunt, CEO and Founder of Fast Penny. “The scholarships and mentorships they offer are invaluable for women entering our industry, known for its challenges.”

Fast Penny Spirits has provided financial resources and in-kind donations to numerous organizations including, Black Girl Ventures, Another Round, Another Rally, Off Their Plate, Vital Voices, Ladies Who Launch, Emerge Washington, Jubilee Women’s Center, WA Women’s Foundation, the Independent Restaurant Coalition, Step Up Foundation, and Forté, among others.

Amaricano Rossa and Amaricano Bianca can be found at retailers, bars, and restaurants in California, Georgia, Louisiana, Minnesota, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Washington. The distillery also ships to over 30 states, nationwide.  

The distillery is open to the public to pick up bottles, enjoy cocktails and snacks, and learn about amaro during open hours at the FPS Bottle Shop + Tasting Deck, where they often host pop-ups. Currently open Fridays 4-9 p.m., Saturdays 1-6 p.m., and Sundays 1-6 p.m. at 1138 W Ewing St, Suite B, Seattle, WA 98119. 

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