Craft Brewing And Distilling News for May 2, 2017May 2, 2017
•Portland, Oregon’s Eastside Distilling has acquired a majority stake in fellow Oregon craft producer Big Bottom Distilling. While Big Bottom will remain a distinct distillery, Eastside will devote production and marketing resources to grow BBD’s brands, which include The Ninety One Gin, Navy Strength Gin and Delta Rye. BBD, which currently distributes to Oregon, California and Illinois, will expand its footprint looking ahead. Eastside’s lineup includes Portland Potato Vodka, Burnside Bourbon, Coffee Rum and Marionberry Whiskey among others.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.