St. George Spirits, Alameda, CA

We might be fast approaching the golden age of "micro distilling".  With the many law changes over the last several years in many states, it's become a lot easier to set up a still and make some excellent small batch hooch.   Add to that a growing market that's interested in locally made, quality booze … Continue reading St. George Spirits, Alameda, CA

Cooley, Malt Advocate’s Distillery of the Year

I was excited to see Malt Advocate's John Hansell announce Cooley as their Distillery of the Year.  Though I've not tasted nearly enough, I've always loved Irish Whiskey (Red Breast 12 yr. Old being a huge favorite) and recently thought it was too bad that Ireland's few distilleries were not making the same kind of … Continue reading Cooley, Malt Advocate’s Distillery of the Year