distilling Feed

America has no shortage of distilleries - there are over 900 registered now - but a big lack of people who know how to operate them. In a blog post for Whisky Advocate Magazine, I wrote about the shortage of experienced distillers in America. Read more →

Camper's Book: Tonic Water AKA G&T WTF is now available for sale.

I had the chance to visit the Chateau Castarede, a 17th Century estate/castle in the Bas Armagnac region where they produce armagnac. Florence Castar├Ęde was our host for the day. Read more →

Camper's Book: Tonic Water AKA G&T WTF is now available for sale.

Most houses grow grapes or make wine or distill wine or age brandy, but Baron De Lustrac, or more accurately the company Mill├ęsimes et Tradition, they mostly bottle up single-vineyard, single-grape, single-vintage armagnacs that have been stored on the property where they were distilled. Read more →

Camper's Book: Tonic Water AKA G&T WTF is now available for sale.