Tennessee Moonshine

Tennessee Moonshine: A History & List of Options to Stock Your Shelves With

Ah, moonshine, the once illicitly distilled spirit of the Appalachian backwoods! Luckily, it has evolved into a celebrated part of Tennessee’s craft beverage scene. Today, we’re going to learn more about moonshine, specifically Tennessee moonshine, its association with Prohibition-era bootleggers, and its new legal status and immense popularity. Finally, we’ll end with a list of […]

Tennessee Distilling

Explore the Long, Rich History of Tennessee Distilling

Tennessee distilling has a long, rich history that extends back to the settlement of America. While it has faced trials and tribulations over the years, the whiskey industry has become an internationally recognized force. Today, Tennessee has over 3 million barrels of whiskey in inventory. This stored whiskey is valued at over $5 billion. Explore […]

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Which US State Makes the Best Craft Gin?

Before finding the best craft distillery near you, you’ll want to consider which craft spirit has the most character and offers a variety of sipping experiences. Of course, choosing the best spirit is a bit subjective. What one person enjoys may not be entirely your cup of tea. However, most craft spirits enthusiasts can agree […]

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Washington Is Home to These 8 Incredible Distilleries

There are at least 30 craft distilleries in Washington state, and they are extraordinary. The locally grown wheat and barley from eastern Washington and the cascades of glacier-fed waters exemplify their products. So, when you stop in Washington, craving expertly crafted spirits and cocktails, visit one or all of these watering holes. They will effectively […]

New York State Distillery Tours

New York State Distillery Tours: A Comprehensive Guide

Most people think of moonshine, bourbon, and whiskey from Tennessee and Kentucky when it comes to American distilled spirits. However, thanks to continued government support, New York State proudly hosts a growing distillery scene. Plenty of Distilleries in the state produce vodka, gin, rye, and bourbon. Stop at some of these magnificent local distilleries to […]