Our Story

Dedicated to bringing the finest in Wine and Spirits to the Midwest from around the world, Cask & Cork Distributing, South Dakota's only locally owned and operated distributor, was founded in 2008. Cask & Cork offer full distribution in South Dakota, North Dakota, and Iowa. The company is comprised of industry professionals with extensive backgrounds in premium wine & spirit sales. The people of Cask & Cork share the goal of providing excellent service to our customers and to our suppliers.

Cask & Cork’s products are unique and important to both the sophisticated and emerging wine consumers. Cask & Cork believes that leadership and success in fine wine distribution begins by identifying products that will be innovative tomorrow while paying attention to the needs of today’s wine enthusiast.

Our Employees

Dennis Aanenson–  President

Brett Kooima –  Vice President

Karen Howard –  Accounting and Operations Manager

Dimitri Makedonsky Director of Sales

Tate Schweitzer –  Sales Western South Dakota

Alex ZukeSales Sioux Falls

Michael Herbert – Sales Central/North Eastern South Dakota

Valarie Quade –  Sales South Eastern South Dakota/NW Iowa

Wade Kimm –  Sales Eastern Iowa

Christine Fredrickson –  Sales Western North Dakota

Megan BartholomaySales Eastern North Dakota

Zach Carrels – Sales Des Moines Iowa

Jacob Carrels – Warehouse/Delivery Des Moine

Mark Johnson–  Warehouse Manager

Elizabeth Lambert –  Graphic Designer