On Friday's edition of The Chad Hasty Show, Lucas Pinkerton, Owner & Master Distiller at Pinkerton’s Distillery in Lubbock joined Hasty in the KFYO studio to talk about his rum and what's new at Pinkerton's.

Pinkerton explained his love for distilling, how he came to open the distillery, and the many businesses, bars and restaurants where his flagship product, Pinkerton’s Platinum Rum is available.

New flavors of rum are in the works, and Pinkerton described what is coming in the near future for the distillery.

Pinkeron's will be at Fuzzy's Taco Shop at 2102 Broadway Ave tonight (Friday, August 05), and on Saturday, August 6, the distillery will be open for tours from 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. The still will be running, and the public is invited to come out and see how local rum is crafted.

Pinkeron's Distillery is located at 8901 Hwy 87 Ste. 123. Follow the signs from the access road to Distillery.

More information about is available on Pinkerton's website and Facebook page.

Listen to the interview with Lucas Pinkerton in the video above.


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