Craft Brewing and Distilling News for June 5, 2019June 5, 2019
•Hood River, Oregon-based Clear Creek Distillery is launching its first new release in almost a decade, Clear Creek Vodka. The 40% abv offering is 100% fruit-based, fermented and distilled from apples grown in the Pacific Northwest. It is currently only available in Oregon but will expand to other markets over the summer and retail for $30 a 750-ml. A 50-ml. version will launch later this year. Founded in 1985, Clear Creek Distillery was acquired by Hood River Distillers in 2014.
•Correction: In yesterday’s Freixenet Mionetto USA piece, Livio Felluga was incorrectly listed as part of the portfolio. In fact, Livio Felluga moved to the Maisons Marques & Domaines USA portfolio in April.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.