New Four-Week Cocktail Competition Begin at The Wellesbourne, A Los Angeles Hidden Gem

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The ultimate libation challenge begins as the English-inspired bar launches a brand-new 4-week mixology competition series, "The Wellesbourne Classic" sponsored by Patrón Tequila. The competition seeks bartenders at the forefront of cocktail artistry and are imaginative with pairing ingredients.

Beginning tonight - every Tuesday through May 21, eight local mixologists will test their stills to prove they are the ultimate cocktail king or queen as they compete to win a trip for two at the Hacienda Patrón in Atotonilco El Alto, Jalisco, Mexico, to have their signature cocktail added to The Wellesbourne's esteemed cocktail menu and the to be a judge in the next "The Wellesbourne Classic."


The battle kicks off Tuesday, April 30 as the competitors from Broken Shaker, Melrose, Toca Madiera, The Wellesbourne and TomTom Bar will take the stage to craft a signature cocktail featuring that weeks' sponsored liquor.

Each unique cocktail will be graded by a panel of judges who will critique the competitors' creations and award points based on flavor profile, imagination, appearance, bartender flare and use of ingredients. 


A round of Patrón Tequila shots will be handed out to the most enthusiastic crowd and the entire audience will receive a taste of each competitors cocktail to help cheer on their favorite bartender.


1st Place: Winner receives 2-night trip two at the Hacienda Patrón in Atotonilco El Alto, Jalisco Mexico, sponsored by Patrón Tequila. Will have their signature cocktail added to The Wellesbourne's esteemed cocktail menu.


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Will be an official judge of the next "The Wellesbourne Classic" competition.

2nd Place: Winner receives a one-night stay in Patrón Tequila's Beach House in Hermosa Beach, California.


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3rd Place: Winner receives a swag bag featuring sponsors gifts and a personalized engraved Patrón Tequila bottle.

"The Wellesbourne Classic" is designed to be executed as an annual event, scheduled to take place every Spring. 


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About The Wellesbourne  
Inspired by 19th English styling, The Wellesbourne is the classic, elegant lounge offering a low-key sanctuary from the bustle of city life. Named after a small village near Shakespeare's hometown of Stratford Upon-Avon, the lounge is reminiscent of old English manor houses.

The Wellesbourne is home to three sophisticated rooms including The Library Room with floor-to-ceiling bookshelves; The Games Room where revelers can participate in a game of foosball or shuffleboard or cozy up to the brick fireplace in The Study, perfect for conversing over Kir Royales.


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The subdued and stylish ambiance of the lounge welcomes party-goers, celebrities and relaxed locals to enjoy both cocktails and the classics.

Thanks to its prime location in Los Angeles on famed Pico Blvd., The Wellesbourne is featured in numerous television shows such as "The Hills," "Shahs of Sunset" and "Vanderpump Rules" and most recently for interviews with Actor Christian Bale. The Wellesbourne is operated by Hospitality Boulevard. 


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