BEST PLACES TO STRAIGHT UP DRINK WHISKEY IN LA

For serious whiskey drinkers
  1. Bar Jackalope
    Found in the back of Seven Grand and open only Sunday through Thursday. Enjoy a cigar and whiskey flight on the patio.
  2. £10
    Located in Montage Beverly Hills, this Macallan whiskey bar is $$$$ featuring rare spirits including several rare expressions of Macallan, aged from 15 to 64.
  3. Daily Pint
    This unassuming beer bar in Santa Monica houses "the largest and rarest selection of single malts west of the Mississippi."
  4. Blind Donkey
    This Pasadena whiskey bar stocks over 100 whiskies -- American, Irish, Scottish, and Canadian.
  5. Far Bar
    Select from over 20 different whiskey flights ($20 to $100) at this Little Tokyo bar which features one of the largest collections of whiskies.
  6. Thirsty Crow
    Named one of Esquire's Best Bars in America 2011 Thirsty Crow has more than 40 small-batch bourbons.
  7. Lost Property
    The theme of this Hollywood bar on Hollywood and Vine is "lost and found" so it features lost and super rare whiskies.
  8. The Pikey
    The Pikey co-owner Jared Meisler is actually selling pours of whiskies from his collection of rare vintage bottles.
  9. Vestry at Tom Bergin's
    A private whiskey club over Tom Bergin's featuring super rare whiskies.