Publications

Books

Gin New Botanicals and Flavours, from Plymouth to PortlandGin: The Art and Craft of the Artisan Revival— My second book on Gin and was published in 2015 with Jacqui Small and Quarto Group. Gin has been translated into six languages, including Swedish, German, French, Spanish, Italian— in addition to the original English.  (Book page on AmazonVoted as One of the Guardian’s top drinks books of 2015.

La Grande Livre Du Gin, by Aaron KnollLe Grand Livre Du Gin— Available for the first time in French, Gin: The Art and the Craft of the Artisan Revival was released in 2017 with new artwork for the French and Canadian markets.

 

The Craft of GinThe Craft of Gin—is designed to be an introduction to gin for the novice gin drinker. I worked with fellow writer and author David T. Smith of Summer Fruit Cup  to write the book. Published by White Mule Press in 2013.

 

Consumer Taste Preference in Gin: 2018 Report for Distillers and Spirit CreatorsConsumer Taste Preference in Gin: 2018 Report for Distillers and Spirit CreatorsAn industry-focused report summing up research on consumer gin preferences I conducted from August 2017–November 2018.

 

Articles

Writing Portfolio— Aquavit

Caraway and Dill— Aquavit and Aromatic Profile Consideration for distillers  in Artisan Spirit (Winter 2018)

Dill and Caraway— Aquavit Botanicals and Gin iGin Magazine (Oct. 2018)

Describing Flavor in Gin  in Artisan Spirit (Fall 2018)

Gin Botanicals: Cardamom in Gin Magazine (July. 2018)

Coriander— Aromatic Profile Consideration for Gin Distillers in Artisan Spirit (Summer 2018)

London to Lima Distiller Profile— an interview with London to Lima Gin distiller Alexander James  in Gin Magazine (April 2018)

Gin Botanicals: Anise, Star Anise, Fennel in  Gin Magazine (April 2018)

Interview with Tom Warner or Warner-Edwards Distillery in Gin Magazine (Feb. 2018)

Writing Portfolio— Coriander and Lavender, Gin Magazine 2

Gin Botanicals: Linalool in Gin Magazine (Feb. 2018)

Canned Cocktails in Artisan Spirit (Winter 2017)

What We Talk About When We Talk About Gin in Gin Magazine (Nov. 2017)

Writing Portfolio— Lockhouse Distillery, Gin Magazine 1

Interview with Cory Muscato of Lockhouse Distillery in Gin Magazine (Nov. 2017)

Gin Botanicals: Angelica and Orris Roots in Gin Magazine (Nov. 2017)

What’s caused Gin to become an on-trend drink? We asked the experts… The Spirits Embassy (April 2017)

Local Juniper Variation and Control article in Artisan Spirit (Fall 2016)

Aaron Knoll’s Top 10 GinsQuarto Cooks Blog (September, 2015)

Talks and Seminars

Aaron Knoll, talking at Gin World St. Louis 2018

The Gin Renaissance: Flavors Decoded Seminar, presented at Gin World St. Louis (May 2018)

Gin Round Table: A Candid Discussion on Gin, featuring Finlay Nicol, Jake Burger, Aaron Knoll, Aaron Selya— moderated by Jen Kubiszewski, Gin World St. Louis (May 2018)

Press

Buffalo Foodies interview with Aaron Knoll (Jan. 2016)

Gin: The Art and Craft of the Artisan Revival named among best Drinks Books of 2015 by The Guardian (December 2015)

Monocle Radio (November 6th, 2015)

We <3 Gin: Britain’s craft gin revolution is in full flow. Beth McDonald says chin chin to our hottest export. Metro (October 6th, 2015)

Lodging Magazine, How Hotel Bars Can Capitalize on the Gin Revival.” (May 2015)

Crumbs and Petals, 5 Brilliant Gin Bloggers.” (March 2014)