Sample From Dozens of Whiskies, Scotches, and Bourbons
Local Cuisine, Music, Art + Much More!
FRIDAY, AUGUST 25, 2023 • THE WITTE MUSEUM
8-11 pm • VIP Entry 7 pm • GA Entry 8 pm
Whiskey Business is San Antonio's premier whiskey tasting event, hosted at the legendary riverfront Witte Museum.
Discover the best in whiskeys, bourbons and select scotches— from locally-produced bourbons to single malts from Scotland, from small batches to single grains, from the new to the classics. Meet brand ambassadors who will offer their unique insights and specialty products, and experience interactive seminars led by the distillers themselves.
Sample dishes from the hottest local restaurants, enjoy live music and multiple DJ stages, select Witte Museum exhibits, craft beer, wine and much more.
Whiskey Business is a charitable event that benefits with Witte Museum 501c3.
Whiskey Business will be held at the newly renovated Witte Museum. Among updated exhibits, the Witte Museum's $100 million transformation also includes an added 100,000 square feet of breathtaking art galleries, grand halls and gardens (pictured below). Come and experience it all up close at this year's Whiskey Business.
ENJOY ANY OR ALL OF THE FOLLOWING PRESENTATIONS ... LIVE ON THE BJORN’S SIPPING SESSIONS STAGE OUTSIDE ON THE RIVER!
Check out the 2022 Sipping Sessions schedule!
VIP Entry: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
General Admission Entry: 8:00 pm - 11:00pm
7:00 pm - 7:25 pm – LIVE MUSIC
7:30 pm - 7:50 pm – Kentucky Owl Wiseman Bourbon Distillery History with Stoli Group Texas District Sales Manager, Cater Goodrich
7:50 pm - 8:10 pm – Jack Daniels & Old Forester Distillery History with Faryn Steffan
8:15 pm - 8:35 pm – Rebecca Creek Distillery
8:35 pm - 8:45 pm – Sinfully Smooth Whiskey with Devils River Whiskey Master Blender, Deb Pickell
Master Blender Deb Pickell talks about the Devils River, their expressions, the process, and hands out samples of Bourbon, Rye, Distiller’s Select, and Agave.
8:50 pm - 9:10 pm — Ranger Creek - Behind San Antonio's own 300 whiskey series with Head Distiller, Josh Gardner
San Antonio was founded on May 1, 1718. Three-hundred years later in celebration of the rich history and culture of our city, Ranger Creek crafted San Antonio was founded on May 1, 1718. Three-hundred years later in celebration of the rich history and culture of our city, Ranger Creek crafted malt whisky and unsmoked single malt, this double-distilled and double barrel-finished series is unique, delicious, with flavor inspired from our own city of San Antonio.
9:10 pm - 9:30 pm — Cousino Macul Winery History with Simon Solomon, Regional Manager, Pioneer Division.
9:30 pm - 10:30 pm — LIVE MUSIC
Avanti String Quartet
10:30 pm - 11:00 pm — LIVE MUSIC
2023 Whiskeys & More
|Table Name||Product Name|
|Absolo Whisky||Abasolo Whisky|
|Alamo Distilling||Alamo Black Label Bourbon|
|Alamo Distilling||Alamo Vodka|
|Alamo Distilling||South Town Chamoy Flavored Spirit|
|Alamo Distilling||Rasta Bob Coconut Rum|
|Andalusia Whiskey Co.||Triple-Distilled SIngle Malt Whiskey|
|Andalusia Whiskey Co.||Stryker Smoked Single Malt Whiskey|
|Andalusia Whiskey Co.||Revenant Oak Peated Single Malt Whiskey|
|Andalusia Whiskey Co.||Texas Rum|
|Andalusia Whiskey Co.||Texas Brandy|
|Angel’s Envy Bourbon||Bourbon|
|Angel’s Envy Rye||Rye|
|Becker Vineyards||Provencal Rose 2021|
|Becker Vineyards||Rsv Viognier 2021|
|Becker Vineyards||Rsv Malbec 2020|
|Becker Vineyards||Prairie Rotie|
|Chapline Distillery||Critical Batch Texas Bourbon|
|Chapline Distillery||BeezNutz Honey Pecan Whiskey|
|Chapline Distillery||Critical Batch White|
|Chapline Distillery||Meticulum Texas Bourbon|
|Chicken Cock||Double Oak|
|Chicken Cock||Island Rooster|
|Chicken Cock||Cotton Club|
|Contraluz Mezcal||Contraluz Cristalino Mezcal|
|Corning & Company||Sonoma Distilling Bourbon|
|Corning & Company||Sonoma Distilling Rye|
|Corning & Company||Sonoma Distilling Cherrywood Bourbon|
|Corning & Company||Sonoma Distilling Cherrywood Rye|
|Corning & Company||Sonoma Distilling Wheated Whiskey|
|Devils River Whiskey||Agave Bourbon|
|Devils River Whiskey||Cinnamon Bourbon|
|Devils River Whiskey||Coffee Bourbon|
|Devils River Whiskey||Small Batch Bourbon|
|Devils River Whiskey||Rye|
|Devils River Whiskey||Barrel Strength (VIP Only)|
|Dingle||Single Malt #4|
|Dough Ball Cookie Dough Whiskey||Dough Ball|
|Edrington - Brugal 1888||Brugal 1888|
|Enchanted Rock||Enchanted Rock Vodka|
|Four Roses Bourbon||Four Roses Bourbon|
|Four Roses Bourbon||Four Roses Small Batch|
|Four Roses Bourbon||Four Roses Single Barrel|
|Four Roses Bourbon||Four Roses Small Batch Select|
|Fuji||Fuji Single Grain Whiskey|
|Fuji||Fuji Japanese Whisky|
|Gold Bar Spirits||Gold Bar Blended Bourbon|
|Gold Bar Spirits||Gold Bar Double Barreled Bourbon|
|Gold Bar Spirits||Rickhouse Cask Strength Bourbon|
|Gold Bar Spirits||Crispy Pig - Whiskey Bloody Mary RTD|
|Las Californias Gin||Las Californias Citrico Gin|
|Las Californias Gin||Las Californias Nativo Gin|
|Lost Irish||Lost Irish Whisey|
|Morris||Muscat Barrel Aged|
|Nikka||From the Barrel|
|Nixta||Nixta Licor de Elote|
|Old Elk||Wheat Whiskey|
|Old Elk||Wheated Bourbon|
|Old Elk||Double Wheat|
|Old Potrero||Old Potrero 6yr|
|Old Pulteney||18yr Scotch|
|Ranger Creek||.44 Rye|
|Rebecca Creek||Rebecca Creek Whiskey|
|Rebecca Creek||Rebecca Creek Small Batch Bourbon Whiskey|
|Rebecca Creek||Rebecca Creek Bottled In Bond|
|RedNeck Riviera||RedNeck Riviera American Whiskey|
|RedNeck Riviera||RedNeck Riviera Honey Apple Select|
|RedNeck Riviera||RedNeck Riviera Granny Rich Reserve|
|Riboli Estates||Stella Rosa Brandy - Tropical|
|Riboli Estates||Stella Rosa Brandy - Black|
|Riboli Estates||Stella Rosa Brandy - Honey Peach|
|Riboli Estates||Stella Rosa Pineapple Chili|
|Rimfire Whiskey||Rimfire Whiskey|
|Samuel Maverick||Straight Texas Bourbon|
|Samuel Maverick||Barrel Strenth Texas Bourbon|
|Samuel Maverick||Texas Rye Bourbon|
|Samuel Maverick||Private Reserve Straight Texas Bourbon|
|Silver Star||1849 Bourbon|
|Silver Star||Honey Whiskey|
|Soverein Brands||The Deacon|
|Soverein Brands||Bumbu XO|
|Soverein Brands||Bumbu Original|
|Soverein Brands||McQueen And The Violent Fog Ultraviolet|
|Still Austin Whiskey Co||Still Austin 'The Musician' Straight Bourbon|
|Still Austin Whiskey Co||Still Austin 'The Artist' Straight Rye Whiskey|
|Still Austin Whiskey Co||Still Austin Cask Strength Bourbon|
|Still Austin Whiskey Co||Still Austin Straight Rye Whiskey|
|Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey||Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey|
|Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey||Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Blue Peak|
|Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey||Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Sherry Cask|
|Texas Ranger||Texas Ranger Whiskey|
|Texas Ranger||Peach Whiskey|
|Texas Ranger||Peanut Butter Whiskey|
|Texas Ranger||Coconut Pecan Whiskey|
|The Community Spirit Vodka||Community Spirit Vodka|
|Three Chord||Three Chord Blended Bourbon|
|Three Chord||Three Chord Amplify Rye|
|Three Chord||Three Chord Strange Collaboration|
|Three Chord||Three Chord Tennessee Whiskey|
|Three Chord||Three Chord Bourbon Cream|
|Three Chord||Three Chord Honey & Toasted|
|Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey||1884 Small Batch|
|Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey||1856 Premium|
|Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey||Straight Rye|
|Westerm Spirits||Calumet Farms 10yr|
|Westerm Spirits||Calumet Farms Small Batch|
|Westerm Spirits||Bird Dog Mesquite Brown Sugar|
|Westerm Spirits||Bird Dog S'mores|
|William Grant & Sons||Glenfiddich 12YO Sherry cask|
|William Grant & Sons||Glenfiddich 14YO Bourbon cask|
|William Grant & Sons||Glenfiddich 18YO|
|William Grant & Sons||Balvenie 12YO Doublewood|
|William Grant & Sons||Balvenie 14YO Carribean cask|
|William Grant & Sons||Monkey Shoulder|
|William Grant & Sons||Tullamore DEW Rum cask finish|
|Woodinville Whiskey||Straight Bourbon Whiskey|
|Woodinville Whiskey||Straight 100% Rye Whiskey|
|Woodinville Whiskey||Port Finished Bourbon|
|Writer's Tears||Irish Cask|
Frequently Asked Questions
The date for the 2021 Whiskey Business is Friday, August 20. Tickets will be on sale on May 7.
Where is Whiskey Business?
Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209
What time is Whiskey Business?
For general admission ticket holders, check-in begins at 8:00 pm. For VIP ticket holders, check-in begins at 7:00 pm. Last pour is at 10:30 pm, and the event ends promptly at 11:00 pm.
What is Whiskey Business?
Whiskey Business a whiskey and bourbon sampling event that showcases a variety of brands, plus food samples, live music and the New Witte. Whiskey Business is a charitable event that benefits the Witte Museum.
Do you sell tickets at the door?
No, there will not be any tickets sales at the door. We offer advance online ticket sales only.
Is there parking?
We encourage ride sharing, but parking is available downtown at nearby garages. VIP tickets include valet parking. VIP guests must show tickets upon arrival.
What if it rains?
Whiskey Business will happen rain or shine. In the case of rain, all vendors and infrastructure will be moved comfortably indoors.
Do you offer refunds if I’m unable to attend?
We cannot offer refunds, though tickets can be filed as a charitable donation to the Witte Museum.
What should I wear to Whiskey Business?
Cocktail attire is encouraged!
I’m a member of the press. Do you reserve tickets for press?
We do reserve a limited number of tickets for qualified press. If you would like to attend as a member of the press, send your press credentials to our Marketing & Events Director email@example.com
If I promise not to drink, can I come to the event if I m under 21 years of age?
No one under the age of 21 is permitted inside of the event. There will be no exceptions, and security will be carding ticket holders as they come into the event.
Will there be food and non-alcoholic beverages available?
Gourmet bites will be provided during the evening, and we encourage you to enjoy! Unlimited water and soft drinks will be available.
When I discover a new whisky that I love at Whiskey Business, can I buy a bottle of it right there?
Whiskey Business is a tasting-event only. We do not offer bottles for sale, however distilleries will provide you with details on how and where you can purchase their product(s). WB Liquors carries a wide array of brands you will sample at the event.
Whiskey Business guests are welcome to use the parking garage adjacent to the Witte Museum campus or the Witte Museum lot that is located across the street on Broadway (behind the IHOP), using the crosswalk to safely make your way to the event entrance.
VIP guests can take advantage of complimentary valet parking, located at the front entrance of the Witte Museum.
GA guests can use valet parking for a small fee.