Let’s talk whiskey. Please. Then let’s talk copper and heat and fermented gold. Let’s taste what you get when a handful of homebrewers from Texas get together and decide not only to craft their own booze, but to build their own wash stills, heat exchangers and (our favorite) hot liquor tanks. Like an old group of friends swapping the same great stories, Chip Tate and the men behind Balcones Distillery hang out daily with their hammered, patina-ed, crafted-from-the-ground-up equipment. And you can taste it. That glass in your hand? That’s honey, figs, corn, a little sweat (don’t worry), and good ol’ unwillingness to compromise.
Fourth and final in my series of mini docs from South Africa.
AS ALWAYS YOU CAN DOWNLOAD THIS IN MUCH HIGHER QUALITY THAN STREAMED HERE SO PLEASE DO!!
This film was shot at Londolozi Game Reserve in Kruger National Park over one day and a morning. A full in depth blog post is coming later today/ tomorrow morning and will answer hopefully all your questions (and I think I will tweak the audio levels a bit more and re-upload)
Mike Kus, one of the most-followed non-celebrity, non-professional, non-corporate photographers on Instagram, sees unintentional opportunity, comedy, beauty, personality, and story in his world. “It doesn’t take much to wake it up,” he says. Mike Kus shows us how.