Hillrock Estate Distillery Visit – January 28, 2017
A group of us from the Saratoga Whiskey Club visited the Hillrock Estate Distillery on Saturday, January 28th, 2017.
Our day started with a great lunch at Fish & Game in Hudson, NY, and continued with a 2pm tour and tasting at Hillrock. Our guide, Bobby Haight, did a good job explaining the process at Hillrock. It was an interesting day as they had malted some rye which is not something you normally see. The visit ended with a tasting of 5 different Hillrock expressions and we had some local cheeses to taste as well. We also talked with Tim, the operations manager, who answered a lot of our questions and gave us some insight into Hillrock’s future plans. It is a great distillery.
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