Whiskey and Beer are a man’s worst enemies… but the man that runs away from his enemies is a coward!” -Zeca Pagodinho


Seven Grand DTLA Whiskey Society: Balcones Whiskey w/ Chip Tate, Tuesday, 1/21, 7pm

January 16th, 2014 — 5:07pm

This coming Tuesday January 21st, at 7pm, we will be hosting Balcones Whiskey from Waco, Texas. Master Distiller Chip Tate will taste and educate us on his full line of Craft Distilled spirits. We hope to champion the growing Craft Distillery movement in America, and Chip is on the cutting edge! Balcones is making some of the most unique whiskies on the market.

Latecomers will not be seated, but can wait at the bar (and receive Balcones drink specials with their paid-up membership card,) to meet Chip after the event. A Welcome Punch will be served at 6:30pm, so come early and get a good seat.

Don’t miss this chance to meet a whiskey legend in the making! RSVP now on the link below:

Register Here!

For more information on the Seven Grand Whiskey Society in Los Angeles, hit the link beneath my signature. Memberships are $120 a year, and allow you to bring a guest to any event. Last year we hosted more than 30 events!

Feel free to forward this email to friends- first timers can pay a $15 fee to check it out, but seating preference will be given to paid-up members.

We hope to see you Tuesday!

Big love and Thanks from all of us here at Seven Grand L.A.

Pedro, currently sipping Four Roses Seven Grand Single Barrel. Cask Strength. Yes.

Pedro Shanahan
Spirit Guide, Seven Grand Whiskey Bar L.A.
Co-Curator, Whiskey Society

For more Info on 7GWS:

To learn more about Private Tastings:

Our tour to Ireland last year:
Seven Grand Bouys hit Ireland!

Check out this cool video about Balcones Distilery!

Balcones Whiskey Distillery from Dark Rye on Vimeo.

Seven Grand San Diego Whiskey Society Featuring Jon Trainer with Glenmorangie, Fri, 1/17 @ 6pm!

January 16th, 2014 — 11:13am

Glenorangie Vert
This Friday the 17th at 6pm we will have Jon Trainer with Glenmorangie.  Jon will be here to display, taste, and educate us on what in my opinion some of the greatest whiskies available.  Jon is the brand ambassador for Glenmorangie and if we all keep our fingers crossed we shall be offered Jim Murray’s 2014 #1 whiskey!!  I know it has been quite some time since we have all gotten together and I wanted to start the New Year off with something special.  I look forward to seeing all of you this Friday for a mouth watering tasting.

Register Here!

If you have any questions about the event or how to register my contact information is below.  We provide annual memberships for $120 or charge a $15 fee per tasting.  For questions in regard to setting up a private tasting contact me.


Josh Judd
Seven Grand Whiskey Bars
Currently sipping on Ardbog…
Email:   Josh@213downtown.la
Phone:  858-361-4423

Mentor Monday (on Tuesday!) Featuring Brett Winfield of Seven Grand San Diego – The Old Fashioned

January 14th, 2014 — 11:48am

In this episode Brett Winfield of Seven Grand San Diego teaches us how to craft the perfect old fashioned cocktail.

NYE With Seven Grand DTLA & SD

December 26th, 2013 — 12:05pm

Seven Grand DTLA Bring in the New Year at Seven Grand’s Masquerade Ball! Not only will all the bartenders/barbacks be dressed in tuxedos but there will be no line for those with a Masquerade mask. We will be featuring mobile champagne cocktail bar carts with shot bar, free New Years hear and masquerades if you add your resolution to our Resolution Wall, a 9pm New York Manhattan dropping of the ball toast, Midnight champagne toast, special New Years Cocktail Menu, confetti and ribbon decorations and seating for those who are Cabinet Members of Bar Jackalope. Come celebrate with your favorite Whiskey bar!

Seven Grand SD San Diego is partying in style with two local legend bands Wild Wild Wets and Barbarian and DJ Barry Thomas. No cover, a Midnight Whiskey toast and Wild Turkey Whiskey specials all night! https://www.facebook.com/events/236741539835136/