Journal

New York Botanical Garden, Here We Come!

We went down on a reconnaissance mission a couple of days ago as we’ve been selected to be the exclusive vodka at the Young Garden Circle Lounge during the four Orchid Evenings in March and April.  To say it is … Continue reading

Rural Intelligence featured us on their “RI Recommends”page!

Here’s the link  

Our first press

Read the Millerton News story here

Our first store display!

At Little Gates Wines, in Millerton NY  

And. . . . We’re off!

Peony Vodka will be available at Little Gates in Millerton NY, and Arlington Wines and Spirits, Poughkeepsie by Friday January 29.  And our first store tasting is February 6!

Coming Soon!

Progress Report

Too much has been happening to go into any detail, but the bottom line is that we plan on having bottles in stores in mid-December.  We are also working on our first events, the biggest of which will be Dutchess … Continue reading

The last element of production is in the works (and paid for!)

The very final piece of production has been nailed down:  the custom manufacture of our tamper-proof seal on top, which also will have all of the “neck lines”.  Because it is a custom job, the lead time is 12 weeks, … Continue reading

What’s been the hardest thing?

After all we’ve been through on this journey, you might think that coming up with the idea for Peony was hard.  Or that raising money from investors was hard.  Or navigating all the governmental approvals. No.  The single hardest thing … Continue reading

Our First Event: a Sneak Peek for the Hudson Valley Garden Club

We were invited to give a tasting at the Annual Meeting of the Hudson Valley Garden Club.  It was a lot of fun, and the ladies loved our bottle and the unique and subtle taste of our vodka.  I cannot … Continue reading