News Briefs for May 17, 2019May 17, 2019
•Brockman’s gin has expanded its distribution footprint, bringing seven more states into the fold. The brand is now available in Florida, Michigan, and Colorado through Republic National Distributing Co.; in Missouri through Major Brands; in Illinois through Breakthru Beverage; in Georgia through National Distributing Co.; and in Tennessee through Athens Distributing Co. Brockman’s, which is marketed in the U.S. by Blue Ridge Spirits & Wine Marketing, is distributed in a total of 15 states.
•Hotaling & Co. has launched Ungava gin, a new gin that’s distilled in Quebec. The 43.1% abv brand is distilled from locally sourced corn and infused with juniper, Labrador tea, wild rose hip, cloudberry, and crowberry—a blend of botanicals that reflects the brand’s home near Ungava Bay in northern Quebec. Hotaling, through its agreement with Corby Spirit and Wine, is now rolling out Ungava across the U.S. market. Hotaling & Co. is also responsible for Corby releases including Pike Creek, Lot No. 40, and Gooderham & Worts.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.