Joe Howell of Federal Wine & Spirits will present a masterclass with Steve McCarthy of Clear Creek Distillery at the Omni Parker House in Boston, Friday, September 26, at 7:00pm. Clear Creek makes excellent brandies and eaux-de-vie, as well as the well-peated McCarthy's Oregon Single Malt Whiskey. More info can be found here
. As well, there is a superbly-written and exquisitely-photographed report on a visit to the distillery here
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