Distillery Tour – Greensboro Distilling Company (Fainting Goats Spirits)

I had a chance to take a trek down to Greensboro, North Carolina and take a tour of one of the newest distilleries to open up – the Greensboro Distilling Company. This distillery is a family owned business with a solid plan to produce some exceptional products, so look for their creations on the shelves…



Spirit Review – St. George Spirits Absinthe Verte

Absinthe has been given a bad wrap since it was banned for sale in the US until 2007. St. George Spirits was one of the first craft distillers to produce an absinthe once the ban was lifted. I picked up a bottle on a trip to the west coast and the written review of this…



Interview with Kevin Kelleher, CEO and Co-Founder at San Luis Spirits

I just got back from a tour of 13 distilleries in Tennessee and I have a ton of great material I’ll be rolling out over the next few months on our site profiling those distilleries! Texas is another state that has some great distillers and San Luis Spirits – the company that owns the Dripping…



Happy Labor Day – more to come later!

Loyal readers – just wanted you to know I will be collecting material for future blogs by travelling to a few distilleries in Tennessee. More stories coming next week – stay tuned!


Distillery Tour – The Great Wagon Road Distillery Company

Continuing his Irish grandfather’s heritage for distilling moonshine is Ollie Mulligan who is the head distiller at The Great Wagon Road Distillery Company just outside Charlotte, North Carolina. I was able to tour the distillery and see the 3000 liter still made in Barvaria by Kothe named Brunhilda and wrote up my findings. Check it out…



St. George Spirits Botanivore and Dry Rye Gin Reviews

As luck would have it – today is my little sister’s birthday and I’ll be toasting her with two new gins that I reviewed by St. George Spirits. Today I have a reviews of their delicious Botanivore and Dry Rye gins posted, so take a look and leave a comment!


St. George Spirits Terroir Gin and Raspberry Liqueur Reviews

This week we have a couple of tastings and reviews from St. George Spirits – their excellent Terroir Gin and their outstanding Raspberry Liqueur. If you have an opportunity to purchase some of these libations I would definitely do so. Our good friends at the Craft Spirits Exchange carry most of their spirits. A video review is also…



Distillery Tour – St. George Spirits

Tuesday is here already? I have a great distillery tour for this week and it took me longer than expected to prepare. The featured tour for this week is the much revered St. George Spirits in Alameda, California. I was fortunate enough to visit this hallowed shrine of craft distilling while travelling for business to San…



Distillery Tour – Seventy Eight °C Spirits, Inc.

Happy Monday! It is hot, hot, hot in the south – so thirsty drinkers are always looking for something refreshing. What could be better than some “adult” lemonade like limoncello? In the quest for summer relief I went out to Seventy Eight °C Spirits, Inc. in Raleigh, North Carolina. Read about this visit and leave…



Interview – John Fragakis, co-owner of Broad Branch Distillery

North Carolina is famous for moonshine and one comes out with the name NIGHTLAB it makes you take notice. Broad Branch distillery uses a very old recipe that actually may date back to when distilling started in the United States. We have an interview with John Fragakis – the co-owner of Broach Branch was kind…