Midwest Mavericks Episode 3: Koval Distillery

Episode 3 -What’s the natural next step for an International PhD Economics Academic? How about the Deputy Press Secretary at the Austrian Embassy in Washington, D.C.?  Of course it’s betting their life savings on starting the first distillery in Chicago since the mid-1800s.

Dr. Sonat Birnecker shares stories of her education, international travel, the inspiration for her and her husband to begin Koval Distillery and their commitment to single-handedly grow the craft distilling industry in the United States – starting right here in Chicago.


Koval's Award-Winning, Laser Cut Bottle Design


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