Rich Manning has been writing about drink, food, and travel since 2004. He contributes to Liquor.com, VinePair, Gayot, Artisan Spirit, Tasting Panel, and a few other publications. He’s also a judge for the San Diego Spirts Festival International Bottle Competition, and occasionally gets tapped to judge various food competitions within the greater Los Angeles area. He currently lives a few miles south of Disneyland with his wife and two daughters. You can check out his handiwork at http://richmanning.pressfolios.com/.
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.