Windswept and Windfall celebrate Casino of the Wind
UNCASVILLE, CT (October 9, 2008) – What better for a celebration than a toast? In celebration of the grand opening of Casino of the Wind, Mohegan Sun will offer two specialty cocktails, Windswept and Windfall, throughout the month of October.
Windswept is a fresh-tasting drink mixed with BULLDOG Gin, St-Germain Elderflower, Pomegranate Juice and Pomegranate Liquer, topped with a splash of Möet & Chandon Imperial Champagne. The drink will be offered at the East Wind Bar inside Casino of the Wind, Star Bar, Leffingwells Martini Bar, Todd English’s Tuscany, Birches Bar & Grill, The Cove and in The Cabaret Theatre.
In true fashion of the star-studded grand opening celebrations, Mohegan Sun has teamed up with the world’s premier jeweler, Tiffany & Co., to offer Windfall, which includes a $550.00 mix of Krug Grand Cuvée Brut Champagne, Richard Hennessy Cognac, Grand Marnier Cuvée du Cent Cinquantenaire 150, Chambord Raspberry Liquer and Pomegranate Juice garnished with raspberries, blackberries and topped with a Platinum Diamond and Pink Sapphire Celebration Band. The drink is served in a commemorative Tiffany & Co. crystal glass. Windfall will be offered at Leffingwells Martini Bar and Todd English’s Tuscany at $6,200.
Casino of the Wind joins Mohegan Sun’s existing Casino of the Earth and Casino of the Sky. A 42-table poker room, nearly 30 traditional table games and over 650 slot machines are located within the 64,000 square-foot space as well as an indoor water wall, Chief’s Deli and New England’s only Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville. Month-long grand opening celebrations include a star-studded red carpet, $750,000 poker tournament, a-car-a day giveaway and performances by Band From TV, Robin Williams, Janet Jackson with LL Cool J and The Who.
Mohegan Sun, owned by the Mohegan Tribe, is one of the largest, most distinctive and spectacular entertainment, gaming, shopping and meeting destinations in the United States. Situated on 240 acres along the Thames River in scenic southeastern Connecticut, Mohegan Sun is within easy access of New York, Boston, Hartford and Providence and located 15 minutes from the museums, antique shops and waterfront of Mystic Country. More information is available by calling 1.888.226.7711 or visiting mohegansun.com.