We’re spoiled for special settings in Southern California, with hundreds of miles of coastline, iconic cultural venues, and mountains made for exploration. Still, there may be no more magical place, and maybe none as widely beloved across the entire basin, than under the stars in Joshua Tree National Park. A favorite weekend getaway destination, Angelenos come here year-round to camp, hike, and decompress far from the congested freeways of home.
From September 5 to October 31, bars throughout L.A. will be donating proceeds from the specialty cocktails listed below to the Joshua Tree National Park Association, which supports educational programs and research. Bartenders and managers at these 20 spots have come up with twists on classics and all-new concoctions, using Westward Whiskey as a base. A distinctive American Whiskey inspired by the Northwest, it’s brewed like a craft ale, distilled like a single malt, and aged like a bourbon. Here’s where to try them and support a California icon.Read More