Since 1991 New York resident David Furer's work with spirits has included stints managing Chicago's Midwest Int'l. Spirits Exposition and BTI's World Spirits Championships; writing and editing for Sommelier Journal, Santé, Germany's Der Whiskey Botschafter, the UK's harpers; and judging for Concours Mondial du Bruxelles. He's also an Advanced Sommelier with the Court of Master Sommeliers, and has managed bars in London England.
The Voice of Craft Distilling
Our mission is to promote and defend the art and enterprise of craft distilling. Through our programs of economic development, academic research, and education we generate greater public awareness and appreciation for the quality and variety of craft spirits and we bring benefits to the larger society in which we live.