Tag: whisky/whiskey

Copper Fox Distillery: Meet Virginia Makers

The story of Copper Fox Distillery begins with how much I love the smell of burning wood! As a kid, I was in charge of collecting firewood and building the campfires on family camping trips. Later, when building fires for warmth and cooking, I became more aware of the aromatic properties of different woods and the different flavors of wood smoke when used for grilling…

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A. Smith Bowman Distillery: Meet Virginia Makers

As a small and privately-owned company, A. Smith Bowman Distillery is proud to share the history behind its strong Virginian roots, offer complimentary tours and tastings on a regular basis, and put its operation on the map as home of the “World’s Best Bourbon” two years in a row. Through these things and more, A. Smith Bowman shows its Virginia spirit.

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Franklin County Distilleries: Meet Virginia Makers

Quite simply, Franklin County Distilleries is all about history. Specifically, we care about Virginia history, and that’s how we show our Virginia spirit. From our fourth-generation distiller; to our secret, guarded family recipe; to our process; to our tasting room and distillery aesthetic and artwork; to our location in the epicenter of the “Moonshine Capital of the World,” we use history to build on the brand that bootleggers built…

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Nelson, Virginia Distillery Company

Virginia Distillery is located in Nelson County, so I liked it for this boozy drink. Great before or after dinner drink.

INGREDIENTS
1 oz. VA Distillery Highland Malt
1 oz. Cardamaro
1 oz. Broadbent ‘Rainwater’ Madeira dropper
Jack Rudy Aromatic Bitters

PREPARATION
Add ingredients to mixing glass, then 1 scoop of ice, stir 20 seconds. Strain over large ice cube in Old Fashioned glass, garnish with lemon twist.

SUBMITTED BY
Beth Dixon of Pasture
416 E. Grace St. Richmond, VA