Josh Gelfand

Wingtip Whisky Sommelier

Josh Gelfand is a recognized whiskey and spirits educator and mixologist, having spent the last few years as the Whisk(e)y Warden and Spirit Guide at Wingtip, a private social club and renowned whiskey bar in San Francisco. Prior to that he was Master of Scotch for the Pernod Ricard portfolio, educating on brands including The Glenlivet, Aberlour, and Chivas Regal. He has led numerous spirits seminars, been a judge in numerous bartending, cocktail, and spirits competitions, and has been the Bay Area’s go-to MC for bar industry events. He’s also an accomplished pianist and has spent much of the COVID lockdown performing weekly live streamed shows.