Do you have ideas for research in craft distilling that you want to explore? Submit your request for proposal TODAY!
RFP Closes Nov 30, 2023
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Meet Our Committee
Research Director, James B. Beam Institute for Kentucky Spirits Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering, University of Kentucky
Modern Alchemist and Co-Owner, Painted Stave Distilling
Proprietor/Distiller, Golden Moon Distillery
Owner, Spirit of Hven Backafallsbyn
Associate Professor at Heriot-Watt University
Founder and Principal, Spirit Safe Consulting
Matt is an active teacher in the distilled spirits industry sitting on the faculty of The Distilled Spirits Epicenter and The Siebel Institute. He also sits on the Board of Examiners for Distilling at The Institute of Brewing & Distilling. He is an active writer, producing numerous technical scripts for industry publications such as Distiller Magazine, Artisan Spirit, and Brewer Distiller International and regularly contributes to Whisky Magazine. He has written two books for distillers, Cask Management for Distillers (White Mule Press, 2020) and Batch Distillation: Science and Practice (White Mule Press, 2021).
Dr Nicole Shriner
Michigan State University Teaching Specialist in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
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