Q1: What makes you tick, what are you passionate about?
I’m into history and storytelling, especially where those two intersect, which happens to pair nicely with whiskey.
Q2: What´s your job?
Master Distiller at Kings County Distillery
Q3: How did you end up there?
I started moonshining in my apartment, eventually it became a business.
Q4: What’s a perfect Sunday like?
Driving anywhere out of the city; you can get pretty far in an afternoon.
Q5: Favorite song?
Daddy’s Moonshine Still, Dolly Parton
Q6: Favorite drink?
Q7: A tip?
Green-Wood Cemetery, founded in 1838, is the quietest place in NYC.
Q8: Favorite place in the world?
I never had my own car growing up, and only got one when someone gave the distillery a 20-year old Geo Metro; anywhere in that car is good for me.
Q9: Favorite piece from the GANT Rugger FW13 collection?
The cable-knit sweater I wore at the shoot.