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Black Book

Savage & Cooke: Bringing Tequila, Whiskey and Bourbon Distilling to Mare Island

New York International Spirits Competition – 2018

Ayate Añejo – Gold Medal – 95pts!
Ayate Reposado – Bronze Medal – 90pts!
Second Glance – American Whiskey – Gold Medal – 94pts!
The Burning Chair – Bourbon – Bronze Medal – 90pts!

Robb Report

Savage & Cooke Distillery Is Crafting a Range of Spirits on Northern California’s Mare Island

Bonfort’s Wine and Spirits journal

Dave Phinney on Why Now?

Historic Mare Island is getting a new, scenic whiskey distillery

The Alcohol Professor

Savage and Cooke: Spirits With a Shade of Wine

Building an Adult Playground with Distillery “Savage & Cooke”

Tequila Aficianado

2017 Brand of Promise

Market Watch

When Tequila Meets Chardonnay

San Francisco Chronicle

Wine Mogul Dave Phinney Set to Pour New Spirit
into Historic Naval Base in Vallejo with Makeover

The Robb Report

Ayate Anejo Feature

Shaken Daily News

Dave Phinney’s Savage & Cooke Sets Up Shop on Mare Island

Wine & Spirits Daily

Dave Phinney Enters Tequila Category

Los Angeles International Spirits Competition – 2017

Ayate Añejo – Gold Medal and Best in Show
Ayate Resposado – Gold Medal

Wine & Spirits Daily

Dave Phinney Debuts New Spirits Venture

Bar Business Magazine

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