This is the type of class you wish you could have taken in school! You will learn about the distillation of spirits from history to what makes vodka vodka. You will also get to taste our Spur Vodka made from N.C. muscadines and leave with a copper shot glass souvenir. Our goal is for you to leave educated on distilled spirits, vodka, and to enhance your experience with all spirits in the future. You will know what flaws smell like and get an insiders view of the spirit world. We are a very small producer and love educating people. Come learn and have fun!
Taught by John Holman, Certified Specialist of Spirits (CSS) and founder of the American Alcohollery. John is originally from Reidsville N.C and holds a BA in Chemistry form UNC Chapel Hill. He worked in sales and marketing for 16+ years for the E&J Gallo Winery holding m
any different positions. Driven to produce the best distilled spirits possible, he developed his own niche called “single sugar spirits” with the belief that “The best of anything comes from the best of everything.”