Colin Spoelman

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2014

    Get Your Hands on Kings County's Rare Peated Bourbon

    Upon opening in East Williamsburg in 2010, Kings County Distillery (63 Flushing Avenue) became the city's first post-Prohibition distillery. Although co-founder and master distiller Colin Spoelman could trace his roots back to the land of bourbon, he was clearly influenced by the single-malt traditi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2014

    This Week's Five Best Food Events

    Take a bite out of the Big Apple and check out this week's five top food events -- a list that includes a free happy hour.

  • Voice Choices

    October 23, 2013


    Learn how to make whiskey at Smorgasburg

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2013

    Kings County Distillery Heating Up The Whiskey Still of Brooklyn (VIDEO)

    In The Spirit: Kings County Distillery from Eve Turow on Vimeo. Behind the Navy Yard gates sits Kings County Distillery, the first Brooklyn whiskey distillery to open after Prohibition.

  • News

    August 3, 2011

    Tracking Down The City's Moonshiners

    Not to bust them, but to drink with them

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2011

    Kings County Distillery Already Too Big for Its Britches

    kingscountydistillery.comWhiskey grows in Brooklyn.​Brooklyn's first whiskey distillery since Prohibition, Kings County, released its bourbon earlier this month after just about a year of peddling nothing but an un-aged white whiskey. It looks like business is good, because the distillery is a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2010

    Can New York City Make Good Bourbon?

    It ain't from Kentucky , but it's good stuff​ Over the weekend, Kings County Distillery (New York's first whiskey distillery since Prohibition) opened its doors and welcomed visitors in for a tour and a taste of its just-released bourbon.

  • News

    November 5, 2002

    Tomb Raiders

    Bush's Secret Society Hits the Mainstream