Marlon Hanson,
Assistant Distiller

Beverage Director Marlon Hanson has more than 10 years of experience catering to satisfied customers at notable restaurants such as SmackShack, Mission American Bar and Manny’s Steakhouse. His resume includes shaping and influencing the bar program as head bartender at 6Smith. Marlon has also competed in many unique mixology competitions such as Most Imaginative Bartender and Bartender of the Year. As Beverage Director, Marlon will be in charge of Royal Foundry’s entire cocktail program along with being the Assistant Distiller.

Four Questions:

Favorite thing about Minnesota? The summers because it is not too cold
Beatles or The Stones? The Stones
Best cocktail you ever made? The Tequila Mockingbird- tequila, licor 43, lemon and lavender infused honey cocktail
Shaken or Stirred? Served up with vodka, shaken and very dirty