Ryan Dickenson

Ryan Dickenson

Head Distiller

Knox Whiskey Works
My current passion or focus:

Blending experimental whiskey

Past lives:

Corporate marketing

Hobbies:

Collecting vintage Japanese motorcycles, enjoying good beer, hiking, my German Shepherd dogs

Why I brew/distill:

Helping raising awareness of the quality craft spirits that are being made right here in Knoxville – along with the enjoyment of connecting to folks who have a passion for craft spirits.

Why I teach at BDC:

To inspire, and more importantly- prepare others who want to begin a rewarding career in the craft distilling industry.

Favorite brewing/distilled related topic:

Craft distillery marketing and business fundamentals

Degrees/Certifications:

Certificate in Professional Brewing Science 2016

Awards:

Topics

Distilling 1 | Distilling Equipment

DISTILLING TECHNOLOGY

Distilling 1 | Distilling Equipment
Distilling 1 | Distilling Process

DISTILLING TECHNOLOGY

Distilling 1 | Distilling Process
Distilling 1 | Regulatory Considerations

DISTILLING TECHNOLOGY

Distilling 1 | Regulatory Considerations
Distilling 2 | Proofing

DISTILLING TECHNOLOGY

Distilling 2 | Proofing
Distilling 2 | Standards of Identity

DISTILLING TECHNOLOGY

Distilling 2 | Standards of Identity
Distilling 3 | Packaging

DISTILLING TECHNOLOGY

Distilling 3 | Packaging
Distilling 3 | Spirit Aging

DISTILLING TECHNOLOGY

Distilling 3 | Spirit Aging