Press Clips

Mixing Glass: Lavender Gimlet – Great Lakes By Design (August 2016)
Rich profile- Great Lakes By Design (August 2016)
Journeyman Distillery wins first place as Best Local Distillery category in the 2016 Readers’ Choice Awards- South Bend Tribune (August 2016)
Best Craft Rum Distillery-Reader’s Choice USA TODAY 10Best (August 2016)
Best Craft Vodka Distillery-Reader’s Choice USA TODAY 10Best (August 2016)
Journeyman Distillery Tour and Tasting Review – Craft at its Finest / Chicago Splash (August 2016)
Eat and drink your way through 10 wildly underrated Midwest road trips- RedEyeChicago- (August 2016)
What Kind of Wedding You’re Going to Have Based on Your Zodiac Sign Cosmopolitan Magazine (August 2016)
Spotlight: The road less traveled Journeyman Distillery owner Bill Welter has followed a circuitous path to his home in Three Oaks- Harbor Palladium (July 2016)
The Rye Revival– Revisited: Best Rye Whiskey/ Top 50 Rye Whiskies in America (July 2016)
Fox 28 interviews Distiller Joe Biggs live on-air (June 2016) (May 2016) (May 2016, last page) (April 2016) (May 2016) (April 2016)
“10 Distilleries You Can’t Miss in 2015” Mixer Direct (July 2015)
“Staying True: West Michigan craft brewers, distillers seek to maintain culture while balancing push to grow” MiBiz (July 2015)
“Berries to Barrels, When Journeyman Says Local, It Means Local” Chicago Tribune (April 2015)
“The 8 Best Drinking Pilgrimages Near Chicago” Thrillist (April 2015)
“Distillery of the Month: Journeyman Distillery” Main St. Distilleries (February 2015)
“Flat Lander’s Creates Own Line of Craft Spirits for Barstillery Concept” The Rapidian (November 2014)
“10 Best Bourbons Not From Kentucky” Gear Patrol (November 2014)
“Industry Chat: Bill Welter, Founder of Journeyman Distillery” The Hop Review (November 2014)
“Craft Distilleries in Southwest Michigan Abuzz with Creative Spirit” Second Wave (September 2014)
“Bourbon is Back” Hour Detroit (May 2014)
“Nine Best Weekend Getaways From Chicago” Chicago List (May 2014)
“Four Kings Collaboration Whiskey” Whiskey Advocate (April 2014)
“Four Kings Bourbon Review” The Whiskey Reviewer (April 2014)
“Artisanal Distilleries Offer Trendy Event Space” Michigan Meetings and Events (March 2014)
“Bartenders Mix It Up With New Spirits at Scarab Club Event” (February 2014)
“Exhibit Pops Up at Journeyman”  (January 2014)
“Experience Michiana” WNIT Public Television (December 2013)
“Liquor Collection” Martha’s Vineyard (December 2013)
“The Three Oaks, Michigan Show!” Outside the Loop Radio (December 2013)
“The Next American Taste” WFPL 89.3 FM (December 2013)
“Best Things We Drank at the Indy Spirits Expo” Time Out Chicago (September 2013)
“…Journeyman spirits lift Three Oaks” (August 2013)
“Chicago’s Five Best Weekend Getaways” Forbes Travel Guide (August 2013) 
The Chuck Cowdery Blog (July 2013)
“Let craft distilleries end your dependence on foreign alcohol” (November 2012)
“20 under 40: Bill Welter” (September 2012)
“Made in Michiana: Journeyman Distillery” (April 2012)
“Bill Welter: Mixes it up in Three Oaks” (November 2011)
“Serious Eats: Behind the Scenes” (November 2011)
“Urbandaddy: A Brand-New Distillery in Harbor County” (October 2011)
“Beach Coast Hot Spots ” (October 2011)
“Off the Water: Distillery Opening” (October 2011)
“Micro-brewery, distillery planned in Harbor County” (November 2010)
“Roam & Home: Journeyman”
“Concrete Network: Historic distillery puts its name in concrete”