ABOUT US

Rashaun Hall

The creator and co-host, Rashaun Hall, is a Spirits and Beer writer/enthusiast whose love of Drink culture comes from growing up in his family’s Jersey dive bar. He writes for Foodbeast, Chilled, Thirsty and Down to Feast. Hall was previously an entertainment/lifestyle journalist with bylines in Billboard, MTV News, Complex and Interview.

Lucinda Sterling

Co-host Lucinda Sterling, is a bartender and managing partner of Manhattan’s Middle Branch and Brooklyn’s Seaborne. She learned her craft behind the sticks at New York’s Milk & Honey under the tutelage of craft cocktail icon Sasha Petraske.

Samira Tazari

Samira Tazari is an audio producer and sound designer. She's worked for podcasts such as Memory Motel and What's Happening Here as well as several short films. She's also an oral historian for the Coney Island History Project. She enjoys learning about spirits and the people pouring them.

Thank You Middle Branch