Boston 2012

Whisky Live Boston debuts this year on Saturday, September 22nd. Located at the Sheraton Boston, we are excited about creating a magnificent evening of great whisky, fine food and wonderful entertainment in the heart of Boston. Whether the seasoned whisky lover or novice, you can expect to experience an incredible and in-depth insight into the world of whisky drinking and producing. This is your chance to become closer to the industry, taste rare and sought-after whiskies, increase your knowledge and meet the whisky experts!

A collection of over 100 150 170 of the Finest Scotches, Bourbons and whiskies from around the world

Show opens at 5:00pm for VIP ticket holders and 6:30pm for Standard ticket holders.

Ticket Options

VIP Entrance Ticket - $139 (5PM to 10PM)

Entrance to Whisky Live Boston plus Whisky Live Glencairn tasting glass, show guide, full buffet, 14 vouchers and access to the show from 5:00pm. Ticket also includes a 1 year subscription to Whisky Magazine.

Standard Ticket - $109 (6:30PM TO 10PM)

Entrance to Whisky Live Boston plus Whisky Live Glencairn tasting glass, show guide, full buffet, 8 vouchers and access to the show from 6:30pm.

Designated driver tickets available for VIP $105, Evening $85

Entrance to Whisky Live Boston plus Whisky Live show guide, full buffet. Souvenir Whisky Live Glencairn tasting glass to be given when leaving the event. Email for purchase details.

Additional vouchers are available during the evening for $2.00 each.



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Our office can also process American Express. Please send an email to .

Corporate Tickets

For corporate or private groups of 10 or more people, please contact

Masterclass Schedule

The master classes provide a taste of the unique intricacies of the whisky world. These are tutored by renowned experts in the field and run for 45 - 55 minutes.


7:00pm – MC2 – CLASSIC MALTS

Diageo Single Malts: Oban, Talisker, Lagavulin
Master of Whisky Gregor Cattanach will treat your palate to whisky flavors of spice, malt, orange, pepper, sea salt and smoke on a Western Highlands and Islands Single Malts Tasting. He will take you ona whisky tasting armchair journey through the quaint town of Oban on the West Coast of Scotland, then on to the misty Isle of Skye in the Southern Hebrides and finishing up on the enchanted Isle of Islay, the whisky Island.


Why such a BIG deal about small barrels?
Why such a BIG deal about small barrels? Is BIGGER better? Isn’t better subjective? Spend some time with Tuthilltown's former Head Distiller and current Hudson Whiskey Ambassador, Gable Erenzo, to explore the benefits and pitfalls, the do's and dont's of small barrel maturation. SCIENTIFIC FINDINGs will be presented and free flow conversation welcomed.

8:15pm - MC4 – THE GLENLIVET

The Glenlivet
Craig Bridger will lead guests through a sampling journey that covers the core range of The Glenlivet, The Single Malt that Started it All. Participants will be educated on the brand’s unique history while going through an aroma exercise to help simplify the main flavor components of single malt.

Please note that possession of a Masterclass ticket does not guarantee entry to Whisky Live Boston 2012.

Thank you to our sponsors! Be sure to stop by their booth to say hello.

Boston Magazine
Federal Wine & Spirits
Julio's Liquors
National Trust for Scotland Foundation USA

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