Craft Brewing and Distilling News for April 5, 2019April 5, 2019
•Austin, Texas-based Mighty Swell Spritzer Co. has added to their line-up with a new cherry lime spritzer. Also available in Watermelon Mint, Grapefruit, and Peach flavors, the 5% abv canned cocktails have an orange wine base and contain 110 calories. The line debuted in 2016 and now distributes to 14 states, primarily along the East Coast and in the Midwest. Six-packs of each flavor retail at $10 and a variety 12-pack of all four flavors sells at $16.
•Coppercraft Distillery, of Holland, Michigan, has entered into a multi-year sponsorship with the Detroit Tigers baseball team. The deal includes Coppercraft branding of Comerica Park’s right field bar and Coppercraft signage at the park’s Bourbon Bar. Founded in 2012, Coppercraft is now intent on significant expansion into the Detroit metropolitan area. Its products are available at more than 260 retail locations across the metro Detroit market.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.