June 12, 2021

Gin Fest

Celebrate World Gin Day at Gin Fest!

Celebrate World Gin Day at Gin Fest! Come to Gulf Coast Distillers for an immersive gin tasting experience with our signature spirit, Bluebonnet Gin. Enjoy a gin blending, educational class with our Head Distiller, Julian Giraldo and ESPN’s Whiskey Neat Host Kristopher Hart. They will walk you through various gins, pre-macerated in botanicals to make the perfect cocktail. Our special guest, Jojo Martinez will then host a cocktail class on how to make two of your own signature gin cocktails using your unique blend of gins for one cocktail and our Signature Bluebonnet Gin to make another specialty cocktail.

What’s included in your ticket? You will receive the class, a full deconstruction of all 5 Botanicals, two gin cocktails and a cocktail tool kit including a shaker, cocktail spoon, muddle, jigger and dust cap. Special edition, Bluebonnet Gin bottles will be available for purchase as well as delicious food from our food truck. We will also have a unique, gin-centric cocktail menu available in our tasting room just for World Gin Day. Reserve your tickets today!

May 27, 2021

Flight Night

Flight Night at Gulf Coast Distillers as part of our Whiskey 101 Series!

Join us for Flight Night at Gulf Coast Distillers as part of our Whiskey 101 Series! Our Head Distiller, Julian Giraldo and host of ESPN Whiskey Neat, Kris Hart will walk you through some of our signature Texas Spirits.

What’s on the menu? Of course, a welcome cocktail made with our signature Bluebonnet Gin. For the flight, we will feature our Giant Texas Rye Whiskey, an exclusive first-time tasting of our upcoming Giant Bourbon 100 Proof, our fan-favorite Giant Brandy AND a blending exercise for The Prideful Goat Batch 3. Food will be available for purchase throughout the evening. Book your tickets today!

March 14, 2020

Boots, Bourbon, & BBQ!

Dear Friends of Ben’s Den,

As the Coronavirus concerns have grown over the past week, in an abundance of caution we have decided it is in the interest of public health to postpone our much-anticipated “Boots, Bourbon & BBQ” event scheduled this Saturday, March 14th.

Since this virus and its path are unknown at this time, we are currently unable confirm the new date, but we will let you know. Everyone’s health and safety are important to us, we hope you understand why we made this decision.

If you have already purchased a ticket for this Saturday’s, “Boots, Bourbon & BBQ” event, we will be working on ticket refunds. Stay tuned for updates.

Our regular opening hours, including tours, will continue as usual – and our distillery and brewing operations continue without any changes.

Be sure to continue to follow Ben’s Den on Facebook or Instagram for future announcements!  Please feel free to reach out with any questions. You can reach our Marketing Manager, Sarah, at 713-341-2255 or

February 22, 2020

Mardi Gras Party at Ben’s Den

About This Event

Come join us at Ben’s Den Tasting Room this Saturday, February 22nd from 11 am 8 pm for our Mardi Gras Celebration! Spice up your Saturday with food and booze.

Here is what you can expect:

  • Free tours at 12:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m., and 6:30 p.m.
  • Happy Hour all day
  • Red beans & rice (First come first serve)
  • HOMEMADE king cake ice cream either by the scoop or Affogato (First come first serve)