Old Dominick in the News: May 2020

Old Dominick is Raising Spirits in MemphisAs COVID-19 takes a toll on the hospitality industry, Old Dominick is giving back to the Memphis community with our #RaiseSpirits initiative. A portion of of the proceeds from local beverage store sales go to support the Welcome to Memphis COVID-19 fund. Read more from Storyboard Memphis Whiskey is…

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The Taste: Where to find Old Dominick this week [10.25]

In Memphis, we’ve got a gorgeous forecast and our weekend plans locked in: we’ll be spiriting River Arts Fest, which will take place on Riverside Drive for the first time and (as always) feature artists, artisans and makers from across the country. Check out the details here and come Share A Sip with us this weekend! Next…

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Share a Sip with Alex Castle 10.18.18

The most prized piece in my whiskey collection is probably a bottle that no one will ever open. Actually, all of the ones I prize most will never be opened – I have a 50 ml. bottle of the first distillate I ever made, which I guess would be 10 years old now. It’s just…

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The Taste: Where to find Old Dominick this week [10.11]

In Memphis, we’re looking forward to spiriting River Arts Fest, which will take place on Riverside Drive for the first time and feature artists, artisans and makers from across the country. Check out the details here and come Share A Sip with us October 27-28! Just a few days later, IndieMemphis takes over midtown theaters…

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Share a Sip with Alex Castle 10.04.18

Welcome to the second post exploring how you can build a great home bar! In part one, we focused primarily on spirits and mixers – in part two, we’ll dive in to the tools you need to make magic in your own home bar set up. My first and most important tip is to find…

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The Taste: where to find Old Dominick this week [09.27]

In Memphis tonight we’re welcoming Tia ‘Songbird’ Henderson to the Distillery for the third show in our fall season of the Pure Memphis Music Series. She stopped by the other day to perform a song for us in the Barrel Room and help our whiskey age – check her out: Tickets are still available for…

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Share a Sip with Alex Castle 09.20.18

Home bars are a favorite topic of mine — I started building my home bar about 10 years ago. In this post, I’ll focus primarily on spirits. In my next post, I’ll go into a bit more detail on great tools and extras you can add to elevate your offering. You want to keep a…

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The Taste: Where to find Old Dominick this week [09.13]

If you’re in Nashville, we hope to see you today at The Pure Memphis Happy Hour presented by Music Export Memphis and spirited by Old Dominick! We’ll be on hand with some signature cocktails – and we’re the secret ingredient in the boozy MemPops that’ll be available to cool you off! The line-up is a…

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Share A Sip with Alex Castle 09.06.18

If you follow Old Dominick on social media – or if you’ve perused the bourbon aisle in your local liquor store in Memphis this week – you might’ve seen that we’ve introduced a new spirit: Huling Station, a high rye bourbon. What you might not realize is that if you’ve had our Memphis Toddy, you’ve…

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The Taste: Where to find Old Dominick this week [08.30]

This Saturday is an important day in Memphis and we’ll be kicking off the celebrations the night before with our friends at Choose901 – join us at the Distillery for Toast the 901! Starting at 6 p.m., get some grub from food trucks Say Cheese, Stickem and Sushi Jimmi and enjoy live music by Chase…

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Share a Sip with Alex Castle 08.23.18

Now that the first releases from our R&D Series – Formula #6, an American Dry Gin, and Formula #10, a Southern Gin – have been in our retail store and behind the bars in some of your favorite spots in Memphis and Nashville for a few weeks, I wanted to share a peak behind the…

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The Taste: Where to find Old Dominick this week [08.16]

We’re in countdown mode today, y’all – just one week to go until the fall season of our Pure Memphis Music Series kicks off with Harlan T. Bobo! Did you know (maybe you read it in the series announcement in The  Memphis Flyer) that we’re partnering with nonprofit co-hosts all season long? Big shout out…

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Share a Sip with Alex Castle 08.09.18

I’ve been writing a lot about whiskey on the blog so far, and I wanted to take a pause and send some love to two other special spirits in my life: our vodka(s) and the Memphis Toddy. The Toddy and I have a love-hate relationship: I absolutely love to drink it, but it’s a very…

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The Taste: Where to find Old Dominick this week [08.02]

If you’re enjoying live music across the state of Tennessee in the next few weeks, there’s a good chance it’s spirited by Old Dominick! Here are just a few opportunities to Share a Sip with us… In Nashville, don’t miss the Americana at the Ryman series – it’s happening on Sunday evenings at the Mother…

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Share a Sip with Alex Castle 07.26.18

A conversation with Alex Castle What’s it been like as a woman working in the spirits and distilling world? I’ve been fortunate not to have too many struggles coming up as a female in a male-dominated industry, and to have had professors and colleagues who didn’t really see a difference. There are people along the…

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The Taste: Where to find Old Dominick this week [07.19]

What do Mavis Staples, the Avett Brothers, Margo Price and Old Dominick have in common? Well, we all have pretty meaningful connections to Memphis, but we’ll also all be at Moon River Festival in Chattanooga September 8 and 9! You might’ve seen us share the news on Facebook or Instagram last week – we’re proud…

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Share A Sip with Alex Castle 07.12.18

By now you’ve probably heard that we threw a little party at the Distillery a few weeks ago to celebrate the launch of a new line of Old Dominick spirits called R&D. If you missed it, here’s a taste: R&D stands for research and development. The first two spirits we’ve released under the R&D heading…

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The Taste: Where to find Old Dominick this week [07.05]

If you’ve been watching our social media posts this week, you might’ve noticed there’s a new spirit in town. Sunday night, we invited some friends to the Distillery to share the first sip of our new R&D Series, an experimental, small-batch product line that will be our home for innovation. The first two releases are…

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Share a Sip with Alex Castle 06.28.18

Three things you might not know about distilling If you’ve ever had the chance to tour our Distillery in downtown Memphis, you got a pretty good education on what it actually means to distill spirits. And in case you haven’t yet (psst: click here to come see us) we’ll consult the dictionary for help. Distill:…

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The Taste: Where to find Old Dominick this week [06.21]

If you’re cruising the streets of downtown Memphis on your Bird this weekend, stop by and see us – the Distillery bar will be open Thursday through Sunday, and we can’t think of a better way to beat the heat than a refreshing Honeybell cocktail. (But hey, don’t count the Toddy out for summer – check…

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