For all you gin drinkers out there, remember there’s the Kentucky Craft Gin Festival on Friday, June 1, at Copper & Kings Distillery. It’s free to get in … and you can get samples with a punch card for around $10.
Four other Kentucky distilleries that also make gin will be there as well, including Castle & Key.
I don’t mind a good gin & tonic, especially during the summer. And I always seem to order one when I’m at the Back Door on Thursdays. Notice I said one, and not two or three. Learned that lesson years ago.
Anyway, I talked with Copper & Kings co-founder Joe Heron about gin and other things, and this is what he had to say …