Craft Brewing and Distilling News for September 26, 2016September 26, 2016
•Chicago-based Revolution Brewing is set to enter the New York City market on October 3. Partnering with Manhattan Beer Distributors, Revolution will initially launch its Anti-Hero and Mosaic Hero IPAs in the market, as well as its seasonal Oktoberfest, small-batch kegs and the Deep Wood series of barrel-aged beers. Revolution’s other markets include Illinois, Massachusetts, Ohio and Wisconsin. The company is ranked as the nation’s 50th-largest craft brewer, according to the Brewers Association.
•Oregon craft producers Deschutes Brewery and Bendistillery have collaborated on a new Black Butte Whiskey. Currently launching in Oregon in limited quantities, Black Butte was distilled from the wash of Deschutes’ Black Butte Porter brew and aged in new #4 char American oak barrels. Deschutes and Bendistillery expect the next batch of Black Butte Whiskey to debut by the end of 2017.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.