Visiting Broad Branch Distillery, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Although I love visiting distilleries when I travel, it’s nice sometimes to have a “home game.” I had toured Broad Branch Distillery in Winston-Salem, North Carolina once before, but when my family was visiting from California recently I visited again. We didn’t get a full tour the second time, but distiller Joe did take usContinue reading “Visiting Broad Branch Distillery, Winston-Salem, North Carolina”

Visiting Half Moon Bay Distillery, Half Moon Bay, California

Craft distilling is where it’s at, so it was exciting to be able to tour the Half Moon Bay Distillery in my childhood home town. I especially appreciate owner Ulli’s giving us a tour on a Monday afternoon (their regularly schedule tours are Friday-Sunday). The distillery currently is tucked away in the working part ofContinue reading “Visiting Half Moon Bay Distillery, Half Moon Bay, California”

Visiting Alley 6 Craft Distillery, Healdsburg, California

Toward the end of a visit to Napa Valley, my mind turned from wine to whiskey, so on our way home we passed by Silver Oak and Jordan in the Alexander Valley and stopped at Alley 6 Craft Distillery in the Sonoma County city of Healdsburg. The Story: A distillery amid hundreds of wineries isContinue reading “Visiting Alley 6 Craft Distillery, Healdsburg, California”