PostModern Spirits Introduces Knoxville’s First Single Malt Whiskey; Announces Expansion into Nashville Area Markets

  A lot has happened in just over a half year since the opening of PostModern Spirits and Methodology, it’s tasting room, cocktail lounge. Owner Stanton Webster says response has been very supportive of both bottle sales and cocktails at the tasting room. It’s allowed the business to find its feet financially and to buy […]

PostModern Spirits and Methodology are Open For Business

In the heart of the Old City a new distillery opened its doors this week. PostModern Spirits, the brainchild of a group of investors including Eric McNew and Stanton Webster, is distilling spirits and serving up drinks at 205 West Jackson. A grand opening is planned for August 16, but the threw the doors open […]

Post Modern Distilling Plans Production and Sales in the Old City

Remember when Knoxville only had a brewery here and there? I know, it’s hard. With the proliferation of breweries came questions about our capacity to support so many. And then we did. And they helped grow a craft beer culture. The same thing may be happening with spirits as a second distillery, Post Modern Distilling, […]

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: […]