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Don’t Miss: Virginia Distillery Company’s Cider-Finished Whisky
October 20, 2016

Don’t Miss: Virginia Distillery Company’s Cider-Finished Whisky

Virginia Distillery Company is launching a new whisky series: the Commonwealth Collection — single-malt craft whiskies featuring different styles of finish through partnerships with Virginia wineries, cideries and breweries. The first release is a cider-finished version of the distillery's well-known Virginia Highland Malt Whisky. For this first of the series, Virginia Distillery Company teamed up with…


Food creates community

We are a team of storytellers who weave intimate images and captivating prose into powerful, personal portraits. To see what we can do, check out our books.

Our Local Commons—V3 | Our third book on Charlottesville focuses on a city at the forefront of the nation’s artisan food revival. Here, the community’s sustained interest in local foodways, combined with the tireless efforts of its talented growers, producers, and chefs has created a thriving economy that reveals the rich possibilities of artisanal food in America. You will find 16 new feature-length stories, 8 cooking tutorials, and 30+ tested recipes.

The Virginia Table | A collaboration with Early Mountain Vineyards, this snapshot of Virginia’s vibrant artisan food movement features stories, products, recipes, and profiles of influential tastemakers.

Our Local Commons—V2 | Our second book on Charlottesville provides 21 feature-length stories, kitchen tutorials, and 29 original recipes from the city and surrounding area.

Charlottesville Commons V1 | Focused on the local food community of Charlottesville, Virginia, with 15 feature stories, 30 recipes and dozens of reflections from the chefs, farmers, bakers, and food artisans who call the city home.

Our Local Commons V3