Category Archives: Events & travels

Date Set for Sierra Moonshine Book Signing

Saturday, May 11th, at 1:00 PM, I’ll be in Grass Valley CA, at Sierra Moonshine Homebrew Supplies, conducting a combination show-and-tell and book signing for Making Fine Spirits. I haven’t been in Grass Valley for many years, and Michael, the … Continue reading

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Date Set for Just Brew It Solutions Book Signing

Sunday, May 12th, I’ll be in Carson City NV, at Just Brew It Solutions, conducting a combination show-and-tell and book signing for Making Fine Spirits. I had the pleasure of doing a signing here last year, and I had a … Continue reading

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Making Fine Spirits at the Oregon Beer & Wine Fest

We’re back from the Oregon Beer & Wine Fest in Portland, where we sold both Making Fine Spirits and Poetry from the Desert Floor from our booth. Considering our sheer newness to the venue, it went very well indeed. Dealing … Continue reading

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Date Set for Home Fermenter Center Book Signing

On May 2nd, I’ll be doing a book signing for Making Fine Spirits at the Home Fermenter Center in Eugene Oregon at 1:00. I’ll be doing what’s becoming the standard dog-and-pony show for two or three hours, depending on the … Continue reading

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We’ll Be At the Oregon Beer & Wine Fest

On March 29th and 30th we’ll have a booth at the 19th annual Oregon Beer & Wine Fest in Portland, and we’ll be selling my book Making Fine Spirits. The Fest is in the Oregon Convention Center, at 777 NE … Continue reading

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Date Set for NorCal Brewing Solutions Book Signing

On May 4th, NorCal Brewing Solutions in Redding CA will be having a brew day in their fancy new digs. From what I hear, there will be all kinds of brewing and demonstrations going on all day, and in the … Continue reading

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Good Times and Book Signing at the Jackson County (OR) Harvest fair

Thanks to the help and hospitality of Bob and Tonessa Bocales, of Grain, Beans & Things in Medford OR, I moderated, lectured, demonstrated and signed books at the Distiller’s Conference  at the Jackson County Harvest Fair on September 23. We … Continue reading

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Booksigning at Mainbrew and Lecturing in The Gun Store

July 27, I pretty much spent the day at Mainbrew in Hillsboro OR. While preparing for a lecture and book-signing later in the day, I met Tony from Rainier Distillers, and got a chance to see a couple of his … Continue reading

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Frisbee Eggs and Feral Burros at Terrible’s Casino in Pahrump, Nevada

Day 8 starts with the reason we stayed in Pahrump – the ham steak and eggs at Terrible’s Casino. The steak is about frisbee sized, maybe half an inch thick, and an excellent piece of pig. Not that nasty jelly-compounded … Continue reading

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Day 7 of Our Great Round the Country Whirlwind BookTour

Heading South from Echo Summit, we stopped in to Just Brew It in Carson City again, and ran into one of the guys from Saturday’s book-signing. Talk about taking our talk to heart! In the 3 days since the signing, … Continue reading

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