Summer 2016 Pa Distillery Tour #12- McLaughlin Distillery, Sewickley, Pa

Summer 2016 Pa Distillery Tour #12- McLaughlin Distillery, Sewickley, Pa

Everyone has a flavor experience that they will never forget. I have tasted many whiskeys, and have had many memorable tasting experiences. But I can assure you , that none of those experiences was quite like the one I had at McLaughlin Distillery in Sewickley, Pa. McLaughlin Distillery is tucked into the woods just outside of Pittsburgh, Pa. It is far enough off the beaten path that there is a sign at the base of the driveway that reads, “Welcome. Yes, This is it!” The distillery is up a gravel driveway away from the road and looks more like a cozy home than an industrially zoned facility. As it turns out, the entire building was gutted, stripped clean and rebuilt by hand. The man responsible for everything from the reconstruction of the building itself to the...