2021 has already proven itself to be another blankety-blank year, but the distilling community continues to show its determination, resourcefulness, and compassion. The Artisan Spirit team remains dedicated to helping our community share new ideas, explore newly discovered problems and solutions, rediscover forgotten histories, and amplify the many reasons to be hopeful.

In the Winter 2021 issue of Artisan Spirit we're covering distilleries finding opportunity in the midst of crises, regulatory and distribution-related items to keep in mind when thinking of selling an interest in your distillery, and thoughts on COVID response planning and implementation.

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Featured distilleries:

Is there a topic you wish we'd tackle? Want to learn more about a particular practice, supplier category, or spirit type? Curious what how other members of your community are tackling a certain problem? We adore receiving requests, suggestions, constructive criticism, and your burning questions. We are here to serve our readers, so please do not hesitate to contact us!

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