About Wright and Brown Distilling Co.
Earl Brown and Dan Wright were childhood friends. The pair have deep roots in the Humboldt community. And after spending some time away from each other and the community, they revitalized their connection by making small batch spirits at their independent Oakland distillery, Wright & Brown Distilling Co.
Growing up in tight-knit, rural towns, Earl and Dan were taught how to make things with their hands. How to grow and harvest. How to preserve fruits and vegetables. That all developed a deep love for the heritage of cultivating and crafting. It was a passion they knew they needed to share with the world.
Their passion starts right at home. A portion of Wright & Brown’s grain is grown on the Brown family farm in Humboldt County. Wright & Brown Distilling Co. has their hand in every part of the process. To shape their small batch spirits the grain-to-glass distillery uses a sweet mashing technique and traditional Vendome Copper Pot Still