Craft Brewing And Distilling News For April 3, 2019April 3, 2019
•Southern Glazer’s is adding Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-based Stateside Urbancraft Vodka to its portfolio in the Pennsylvania market, and is expected to launch the brand in two more states this spring. Stateside’s existing distribution in New Jersey and Delaware will not be affected. First launched in December 2015, Stateside’s corn-based, seven times distilled vodka has grown to be the top-selling Pennsylvania-distilled spirit in its home market, according to the state’s Liquor Control Board.
•Athens, Georgia-based Creature Comforts Brewing Company will release Five Year Anniversary Ale, a new limited edition release, on April 13 to celebrate its fifth anniversary. The commemorative brew is a 12.8% abv blended strong ale from the brewery’s whiskey barrel cellar, aged for an average of 23 months. It will be available at Creature Comforts’ Athens tasting room in 750-ml. bottles.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.