Watch the video above as BourbonBlog.com‘s Tom Fischer returns to Breckenridge Colorado for Craft Spirits Festival 2013 a.k.a. “Still on the Hill.”
A highlight of the weekend is the Still on the Hill Grand Tasting, where consumers have a unique opportunity to meet master distillers as they sample spirits from Colorado’s thriving craft spirits industry.
Just as craft spirits has grown, the number of attendees at this estival has grown every year.;
During the Grand Tasting, Tom catches up with spirits expert / consultant Dave Pickerell.
Dave talks about craft distilling and the success of Breckenridge Distillery’s Breckenridge Bourbon on the market.
“My goal and vision for craft spirits not that they be good ‘craft spirits,’ but that they be good spirits,” Dave tells us.
Tom and Dave also speak about the myth that Bourbon must be made in Kentucky.
Master Distiller Jordan Via also gives his comments.
Dave Pickerell is Managing Member/Senior Consultant at Oak View Consulting, LLC.
Video filmed and edited by Danny Beard.