Enjoying this harvest season, clients and guests of FSWA were treated to a historical perspective and tour of the distilling process at the quaint Quincy Street Distillery in Riverside, IL on Thursday November 9, 2017. This informative tour and tasting was conducted by the owner and master distiller, Derrick Mancini, who is a physicist who has incorporated his scientific knowledge into providing unique spirits. The local history of the area in addition to the national history regarding spirits, the issues during prohibition and the government role in distilling was discussed. This fun tour was accompanied by appetizers and sweets