On this page, we’ve recorded some of the work that went from turning our inspiration into reality:


  • Use Permit approved                                                   June 21, 2016
  • Federal TTB License Approved                                  September 8, 2016
  • Building Permits approved                                        September 28, 2016
  • AZ Liquor Approved                                                    September 29, 2016
  • Major Construction Complete                                    November 15, 2016
  • Tasting Room outfitting Complete                             December 9, 2016
  • Opening Day                                                                   January 13, 2017

A few progress pictures…


IMG_2296We spent a whole day scraping carpet glue off the concreteIMG_2300We saw-cut & jackhammered the floor slab to make room for new drains & plumbingIMG_2304We hauled about 7,400 lbs of concrete to the dumpPiping in place, ready for new cement!Ahh, a flat floor again!IMG_2417Framing in place…IMG_2416A test-fit of the new barWe had to install a new water supply – horizontal boring is so cool!IMG_2511Equipment in place

Electricians doing their thing…Waiting on the plumber againOur hand-made copper bar is in placeA final dust-off before we open on Friday the 13th!