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Genesis Brands are a grouping of superior quality spirits, each of which carry the coveted four or five star F. Paul Pacult's Spirits Journal rating. In an unprecedented alliance of expertise, these spirits have been chosen by Pacult and market savvy mixologist, Troy Clarke, for inclusion in the Genesis Brands selection.

Meet The Genesis Team

F. Paul Pacult

Deemed “America’s foremost spirits authority” by Forbes.com, Paul Pacult is a best-selling author of many spirits books including Kindred Spirits 2: 2... Read More

F. Paul Pacult

Deemed “America’s foremost spirits authority” by Forbes.com, Paul Pacult is a best-selling author of many spirits books including Kindred Spirits 2: 2,400 Reviews of Whiskey, Brandy, Vodka, Tequila, Rum, Gin, and Liqueurs from F. Paul Pacult’s Spirit Journal 2000-2007. Paul is also a founding member and judging chairman of the Ultimate Beverage Challenge, and, for nearly a decade, was judging director of the San Francisco World Spirits Competition. He is the only journalist worldwide to concurrently be a life member and Master of Keepers of the Quaich whisky society, a life member of Kentucky’s Bourbon Hall of Fame, and a life member of France’s Compagnie des Mouquetaires d’Armagnac (Company of Armagnac Musketeers). The United team welcomes his expertise in identifying the finest distillates.

Troy Clarke

Clarke brings over 15 years of experience in the Restaurant and Hospitality Industry; ranging from time behind the bar to years of Executive and Sales... Read More

Troy Clarke

Clarke brings over 15 years of experience in the Restaurant and Hospitality Industry; ranging from time behind the bar to years of Executive and Sales Management at prestigious companies, such as the Ritz Carlton and Starwood Hotels. He currently serves as President of the United States Bartenders Guild, Boston Chapter. His drive to continually learn and share his knowledge has led him to completing the 5 day BAR program in NYC, along with various wine certifications with the Court of Masters and International Sommelier Guild.