Turns out no.
I have been trying to cut back on calories a bit, easiest was to quit drinking beer. (not much of a drinker to begin with though) I'm a big fan of whiskey though, I didn't think there would be much to it. To my surprise, a 1.5oz shot is 97 calories. I don't see how.
Whiskey, 80 Proof (jigger) calories and nutrition information - Food Labels - DietFacts.com