During this episode, Rachelle chats with Brian Christenson about his family’s bootlegging past, the craft spirits trend, and what goes into making the perfect cocktail. Brian is co-woner of Blinking Owl Distillery, the very first craft distillery in Orange County, California. Brian’s great grandfather was a bootlegger in Nebraska, so the love of hand-crafted spirits is in his DNA. After a career in adverting, Brian and his wife (and third partner, actress Kirsten Vangsness – well known for her role on Criminal Minds) began the plans for Blinking Owl.
Cocktail Series – Craft Spirits Trend with Blinking Owl Distillery
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