Drinks and dinner at The Bottle – Huntsville, AL

  On Friday 9/14/18, Brittani and I had drinks and dinner at The Bottle.  The food was OK, and the prices are high, but the drinks and bartender were great. Jeremy Concepcion is the lead bartender.  It is always nice to find someone that is very knowledgeable and experienced in this industry.  He runs the […]

Tour and tasting at Irons One Distillery – Huntsville, AL

On Friday 9/14/18, Brittani and I toured Irons One Distillery and had an in depth conversation with the founder.  It is a good product and I bought a bottle. Irons One is a small craft distiller inside Lowe Mill, a re-purposed textile mill.  The space is large but sliced into 150 spaces for artists.  This confirms what […]

Tour and tasting at Ozan winery

  On Saturday 9/8/18, Brittani and I toured and tasted the products at Ozan winery.  It’s a good experience, but we will pass on their wine and whisky. We showed up at Ozan and ended up on a tour with 16 other people.  The guide was knowledgeable and fun.  The vineyard grows only Norton grapes because […]

Guys Night – August 2018

On Wednesday 8/29/18, I hosted guys night at my place.  The theme was Mad Men. Some time ago I created a drinking club with some guys that I work with.  We meet once a month and there are parameters that are put on each meetup.  This month I declared a theme of Mad Men.  Amazingly, […]

Drinks at Bettola – Birmingham, AL

On Saturday 8/25/18, Brittani and I went to Bettola for some food and drinks.  They have a great bar program and a charcuterie to die for. Let me open by saying that Bettola has some phenomenal Italian food.  The bread is unique and amazing because it’s cooked in their wood oven.  And the pizza, and […]

Independent Distilling – Altanta, GA

On Saturday 8/18/18, Brittani and I toured Independent Distilling in Atlanta, GA.  Unfortunately, they fell short on product quality and I cannot recommend them. Independent White Rum: This is the New Make of their Barrel Aged Rum.  Independent uses Grade A molasses, which is the finest quality available.  I appreciate that the objective of the […]