Spirit Lab

Sep 13

Spirit Lab: The Greenbar Distillery

I first experienced GreenBar Spirits upon starting my new job as Beverage Director at The Muddy Leek  in Los Angeles. My 1st week was all about trying to figure out what my predecessor had left for me and where to go from there.  I noticed we were running low on our house rum, and before […]

Nov 12

Spirit Lab Gin Show – Holiday Cocktails Made With Martin Miller’s Gin

The Man:  A larger than life entrepreneur, and inventor of Martin Miller gin.  He started out in youth with enterprises like breeding hamsters and making a mail-order book called “Success with the Fairer Sex.” He has had many more lucrative businesses since then, and in 1998 while sitting in a bar with his friends, sipping […]

Nov 12

Spirit Lab: Gin

As the holidays are approaching, I am going to feature the history of classic spirits to provide a better love and understanding for these products. I decided what better spirit to start with then the first one I ever enjoyed drinking all by itself: Gin.   Historical Time Line: 1550 -16oo-Dutch professor of medicine Dr. […]