Busted Barrel Brings Jersey Booze Back

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Jersey Artisan Distilling is the first distillery to open in New Jersey since Prohibition ended. Their brand new Busted Barrel Silver Rum is made from Louisiana molasses and distilled in custom copper stills. I tried some last night and the smooth taste is awesome. Check out their story… and their current and future products here.

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Dan Cohen
Having a father who was heavily involved in early laser and fiber-optical research, Dan grew up surrounded by technology and gadgets. Dan’s father brought home one of the very first video games when he was young and Dan remembers seeing a “pre-release” touchtone phone. (When he asked his father what the “#” and “*” buttons were his dad said, “Some day, far in the future, we’ll have some use for them.”) Technology seemed to be in Dan’s blood but at some point he took a different path and ended up in the clergy. His passion for technology and gadgets never left him. Dan is married to Raina Goldberg who is also an avid user of Apple products. They live in New Jersey with their golden doodle Nava.