Ryan Maybee, J. Rieger & Co, Kansas City
December 14, 2016•6 min
Founded in 1887, Kansas City's J. Rieger & Co, was forced to close in 1919 with the advent of Prohibition. At the time the renowned distillery produced over 100 brands. J. Rieger & Co was resurrected in 2014 with a dynamic line of Kansas City style whiskey, gin, vodka and amaro. Ryan Maybee, co owner of J. Rieger & Co, as well as The Rieger restaurant and Manifesto, a speakeasy style cocktail bar, both located at the historic Rieger Hotel. discusses Kansas City's spirited cocktail revival. This show is brought to you by Talk 4 Radio (http://www.talk4radio.com/) on the Talk 4 Media Network (http://www.talk4media.com/).