FoRBES - The best Bourbon you've never heard of

"But to build this level of liquid—and attain this level of recognition—in less than 3 years? Something special is happening here. And it’s only going to get better with age." BRAD JAPHE


“Blinking Owl is one of the first distilleries in all of California with a tasting room, and boy, did it get the design on point. “—Lonny Magazine 

March 14, 2017: OC Weekly: “Blinking Owl Distillery Currently Aging First Bourbon Made in Orange County Since Prohibition” 

March 9, 2017: Lonny: “This Is The Prettiest Distillery We’ve Ever Seen”

March 1, 2017: Swaay Media: “Good Spirits: 15 Women-run Distilleries and Wineries to Make You Thirsty”

February 17, 2017: Los Angeles Magazine: “Escape L.A. with These 5 Low-Key Day Trips”

February 3, 2017: OC Weekly: “Miss Delicious at Blinking Owl Distillery, Our Drink of the Week!”

January 27,2017: OC Weekly: “Blinking Owl Gin, Our Drink of the Week!”

January 12, 2017: Orange Coast Magazine: “Gin In the Blink of an Owl”

January 2017: Modern Luxury: “The Best of OC (A Year of Cheer)”

December 29, 2016: Rue Magazine: “Blinking Owl: Orange County’s First Craft Distillery”

December 23,2016: OC Weekly: “Top 5 OC Cocktails of 2016”

December 21, 2016: Orange County Register: “Here are the Best Things we Ate in 2016”

December 21, 2016: Saute Magazine: “Orange County’s First Distillery is a Grain Changer”

November 14, 2016: JETSETTER Magazine: “America’s Best New Distilleries”

November 14, 2016: Bit By a Fox

C Magazine for Men: “Head Turner”

October 20, 2016: Orange County Register

Oct 17-23: Print: Orange County Business Journal: “Hard (Liquor Times in Santa Ana”

October 17, 2016: Inside the Barrels Podcast

October 14, 2016: Much About Fooding

October 12, 2016: KTLA 5 NEWS:

September 28, 2016: ABC 7 NEWS:

September 23,2016: OC Weekly "Drink of the Week"

September 23, 2016: LA Times "Drop in at Blinking Owl Distillery"

September 22,2016: Orange Coast Magazine "Blinking Owl Distillery Opens"

September 21, 2016: Timeout (Los Angeles)"OC's first craft distillery opens"

September 21, 2016: Eater (Los Angeles)

September 20,2016: LA Times

September 16, 2016: OC Weekly

April 25,2016: OC Weekly "On the Line"

April 18, 2016: Buzzfeed

Feb 10, 2016: Orange Coast Magazine "Liquor Goes Local"

Oct 22,2015: Huffington Post

Oct 16, 2015: LA Times

Oct 8, 2015: Orange Coast Magazine "Farm to Table meets Grain to Glass"

Oct 7, 2015: OC Weekly "Blinking Owl Distillery Ground Breaking"

Oct 7, 2015: Orange County Register "Santa Ana Art Space Getting Distillery"

Feb 2014 (in March Issue of Orange Coast Magazine:

LA Times "Daily Dish"