The dozen or so drinkers who show up for Ranger Creek Brewing and Distilling's free Saturday afternoon tours in northeast San Antonio don't have much in common, save the ability to find the industrial park building that looks as if it might house a sports trophy warehouse or screen-printing operation. The group almost always includes a home brewer or two, twitchy with excitement over the giant vats of malt. They're joined by locals entertaining houseguests who refuse to do the Alamo again, Hill Country antique hunters who've promised their haggard husbands a beer-themed stop and wayward wine trail followers who figure one spirituous substance is as... More >>>
Dan Garrison was running a nonprofit
foundation when he came across a newspaper story about a craft vodka maker.
"Why doesn't someone make something that tastes good?" Garrison asked his wife.
He opened his distillery in 2008.