Knox Whiskey Works Hosts Grand Opening Friday!

I’ve said it before, I sometimes feel like I write about some distant future that never seems to arrive. The first time I sat down with Stanton Webster to talk about the crazy idea of bringing a distillery to downtown Knoxville was over a year ago. The hope then was to open in the spring. […]

Knox Whiskey Works Update – Distiller Announced

  When preparing for this article, I was surprised to realize it’s been just over nine months since I first announced Knox Whiskey Works, a small-batch craft distillery,¬†would be coming to 516 West Jackson Avenue. The projection was for a¬†spring opening and, given we’re close to entering autumn. It turns out they have some news: […]

Knox Whiskey Works, Knoxville’s First Distillery, Set to Open Downtown This Spring

Permits have been requested, a space found, plans drawn and construction started on Knoxville’s first distillery. Knox Whiskey Works will be located at 516 West Jackson Avenue in the Jackson Avenue Workshops building across from the McClung Warehouse site. It’s a very cool space that once included an apartment, which is how I first saw […]