Craft Brewing and Distilling News for October 13, 2017October 13, 2017
•Norristown, Pennsylvania’s Five Saints Distilling has launched two new spirits, a Savory Tuscan Style Gin and a Blood Orange liqueur. Five Saints Tuscan Style Gin is made with nine different Italian herbs and spices and retails at $33 a bottle. The new Blood Orange liqueur, meanwhile, includes blood orange pulp and rind flavor and is positioned at $36. Both newcomers are rolling out to select Philadelphia-area on-premise locations and PLCB stores. Five Saints’ portfolio also includes a Vodka ($30) and White Whiskey ($32).
•Clarification: Yesterday’s report on the California wildfires referenced Stags’ Leap Winery as among 11 Napa properties with some damage. Owner Treasury Wine Estates clarifies that Stags’ Leap has not seen any damage to its tasting room or manor house, only to a cottage at the back of the property.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.