8 Fun Facts About the New Copper & Kings Distillery

There’s the new car smell, new shoe smell and the new distillery smell—a lovely aroma of fresh wood, copper and sweet alcohol dripping off the shimmering still. At Copper & Kings Distillery, near a slaughterhouse in the Butchertown District of Louisville, I picked up a … Continue reading8 Fun Facts About the New Copper & Kings Distillery

Inside the MGPI Distillery, Lawrenceburg, Indiana (Photo Essay)

For Whisky Advocate, I wrote an in-depth feature about the famous–some would say infamous–distillery in Lawrenceburg, Indiana. You can read an online exclusive here. You’ll need to back order the print version. My camera and I captured the distillery in its entirety. I’ve not made … Continue readingInside the MGPI Distillery, Lawrenceburg, Indiana (Photo Essay)

Old Taylor Distillery: Bourbon’s Reminder of Great to Nothing (Photo Essay)

As bourbon continues to climb onto liquor shelves and spirits companies struggle with meeting demand, we should never forget several Kentucky distilleries are collecting dust, cobwebs and being scrapped out in the junk-part market. When I was granted access to the Old Taylor Distillery, my … Continue readingOld Taylor Distillery: Bourbon’s Reminder of Great to Nothing (Photo Essay)