Bluebird Distilling in Phoenixville, PA

Bluebird Distilling in Phoenixville, PA

Bluebird Distilling opened its doors in 2015 in Phoenixville , Pa.  The owner, Jared Adkins, had his work cut out for him refurbishing the old professional laundry warehouse that his new distillery would be located in, but after about a year of renovations, he was ready to get started.  Jared is the type of young athletic go-getter that you’d expect to find biking trails and snowboarding down black diamond slopes.  He’s certainly got the energy to run the distillery, sling drinks as bartender and promote local craft production full time! His choice to set up in Phoenixville was a good one because the town has been undergoing a bit of a transformation over the last decade, and Bluebird Distilling is helping to draw attention to the town. The distillery is sourcing...

American Whiskey Convention

American Whiskey Convention

I’m so excited to be a part of the American Whiskey Convention in Philadelphia.  The Dram Devotees of Bucks County will have a booth at the event and we will enjoy every minute of it! The event is designed to celebrate American whiskeys in all stages of production and beyond.  It starts with the farmers and the maltsters.  There will be grain farmers present to explain the importance of sustainable grain agriculture and farming practices within the state.  Pennsylvania actually boasts a malting house with a honest to goodness malting floor!  Deer Creek Malthouse is in Glen Mills, Pa and they are sticklers for grain quality, buying only the healthiest local grains.  They will be there at their own booth amongst local distillers that use their products....