Craft Brewing and Distilling News for August 10, 2018August 10, 2018
•Tennessee-based Sugarlands Distilling Co. has partnered with country music singer Cole Swindell on a line of new spirits. Starting this October, Swindell’s Peppermint moonshine will launch across Sugarlands’ 24-state distribution footprint. In January of next year, he’ll release another flavor made in collaboration with head distiller Greg Eidam. The Sugarlands portfolio features a variety of flavored moonshines, rums, and liqueurs, as well as a rye whiskey.
•Chicago’s Koval Distillery has debuted a Cranberry Gin liqueur. Crafted from locally sourced, organic ingredients, the new expression features all 13 botanicals found in Koval’s flagship Dry gin, including juniper, rose hip, and angelica root. The liqueur is currently rolling out exclusively in the Illinois and New York markets initially, with expanded distribution to follow. The Koval portfolio also includes organic whiskey, gin, brandy, liqueur, and vodka offerings.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.