Meet Staff

John Holmes –  A native of Middletown, Md.  His father started Ye Old Spirit Shop in Frederick, Md in 1960.  John purchased the store from his father and spent many hours learning the industry, with an emphasis on wine.  The Baltimore Sun listed him as one of the top retailers in the state for wine.  He is known for his ability to select products based on what personal preferences and needs.  Ye Old Spirit Shop was sold and John and his wife purchased what was Coach’s liquors and changed the name to Antietam Spirits.

Owner of Antietam Spirits - John Holmes

 

Chase Holmes has extensive knowledge and appreciation of beer, wine, and spirits.Chase Holmes –  Following in his father’s footsteps Chase has developed an extensive knowledge about wine, craft beers and other spirits and continues to grow in those areas.  Customer service is a top priority for Chase and the entire staff at Antietam Spirits.

 

 

 

 

Bristol and Zeke, the friendly dogs at Antietam SpritisBristol –   We don’t really know what breed Bristol is, but she looks a lot like a shepherd   She was rescued by the Holmes family when she was 2.  Many people look for Bristol when they come in.  She is as laid back as you get and very loveable.

Zeke –   Came to live with Chase as a puppy in April.  He is a golden retriever and also a very nice  and loveable dog.  When together, Zeke and Bristol, spend time entertaining each other.