Category: Distilleries – Florida

Spirit Review – Palm Ridge Whiskey and Palm Ridge Rye Whiskey

Happy hump day after a long holiday weekend – and as your reward of getting through this shortened week we are featuring not one, but two spirit reviews. Both spirits are whiskeys made by Dick and Marti Waters in Umatilla, Florida under the Palm Ridge Reserve label. You can check out the review of the…



Interview with JoAnn Elardo, founder and Dan Termini, distiller at of Cape Spirits Inc. (Wicked Dolphin Rum)

Fresh off their wins at the Miami Rum Festival we have an interview with JoAnn Elardo and Dan Termini who are the creators of award winning Wicked Dolphin Rum. Enjoy the interview and have a great week!


Interview with Frank Dibling, Director Of Production and Hanna Marcus PR and Social Media Manager at St. Petersburg Distillery

This week’s feature is an interview from a distiller in the “Sunshine State” – St. Petersburg Distillery. I was lucky to steal a couple minutes to talk to Frank Dibling (Director of Production) and Hanna Marcus (PR and Marketing Manager) to answer a few questions. Also, as a heads up – I will be in San…



Interview – Dick and Marti Waters Owners/Distillers at Palm Ridge Reserve

A frigid wind is in the air which means you need to keep warm inside and out, so some quality whiskey is probably needed! We have an interview with Dick and Marti who own Palm Ridge Reserve that has won their share awards and kept many a belly warm with their wonderful spirits.


Interview with Maciej Kozuba, VP and CMO – Kozuba & Sons Distillery, Inc.

Looking for a little bit of sun after the Blizzard named Jonas? Travel down to St. Petersburg, Florida for an interview with Maciej Kozuba with Kozuba & Sons Distillery!


The New Rumrunners

A few southern distilleries are mentioned in this article by Garden and Gun. Their favorites include: Old New Orleans Louisiana Rum, Prichards, High Wire Distilling and Wicked Dolphin Rum.


Wicked Dolphin announces Gold Reserve Rum

More news from Wicked Dolphin in Cape Coral, Florida – they have released a Gold Reserve Rum that is rested in used Bourbon barrels for 3 years. Wicked Dolphin Gold Reserve is available in 750ml bottles at 40% abv (80 Proof) at a retail price of $32.99.


Rum’s Resurgence

Wicked Dolphin Rum out of Cape Coral, FL is mentioned in this article about rum’s comeback and gives a good primer on enjoying this spirit.