Month: January 2017

Special Report – Wisconsin Distillery Tours, Part 1

Wisconsin is known for it’s beer (and cheese), but it’s rapidly becoming known for it’s distilleries. I decided to do an article and present the first two distilleries in Southern Distilling News’ first “special report”. Luckily, I was able to visit four distilleries in total – Great Northern Distilling, Driftless Glen, J. Henry and Yahara…



Distillery Tour – Striped Pig Distillery

I went on a trip to South Carolina at the end of 2016 and visited one of the most well known distilleries there – Striped Pig Distillery and did a writeup on my experience. I had a great time talking with Todd Weiss and sampling some spirits – and my interview with him is published here. 


Interview – Todd Weiss, Head Distiller and Partner at Striped Pig Distillery

I made a trip to South Carolina before the end of 2016 and I got to stop into Striped Pig Distillery and speak with Todd Weiss who is the partner and the head distiller. Although I didn’t get to see Jackson – the famous pot bellied pig mascot – I had a fun time and…



Dripping Springs Vodkas Reviews

Back at it after the holidays – time for three reviews of vodkas from San Luis Spirits in Dripping Springs, Texas. Check out reviews of their 1876 vodka, craft vodka and orange vodka. A video review of all three vodkas is also available for viewing. Have a great week!


Happy New Year!

Happy new year to all – please support your local distillery in 2017! Stay tuned for more reviews, distillery tours and interviews with distillers throughout the south!