Craft Brewing and Distilling News for July 13, 2020July 13, 2020
•Spokane, Washington’s Dry Fly Distilling has released Huckleberry Lemonade, the newest canned cocktail from the craft distillery. The 5.4% abv cocktail is made with Dry Fly’s vodka, sugar, carbonated lemonade, and huckleberry syrup. Dry Fly Huckleberry Lemonade is now available in 4-packs of 12-ounce cans for around $13 throughout the Northwest. It joins Moscow Mule, Spicy Lemonade, and Gin and Tonic in Dry Fly’s portfolio of canned cocktails. Dry Fly’s spirits are all made using grains sourced from family-owned farms within 30 miles of the distillery.
•Nellysford, Virginia-based craft cider producer Bold Rock is launching lines of hard tea and lemonade. Bold Rock will kick off its initial hard tea releases with two varieties, Original and Half & Half, the latter being half sweet tea and half lemonade. Along with Bold Rock Hard Lemonade, they will launch late this month in 12-packs of 12-ounce cans and are at 5% abv. Late next month will see the release of 8% abv Bolder Hard Lemonade, which will come in 16-ounce single cans. Bold Rock distributes throughout the southeast and recently expanded to Florida. Founded in 2012, Bold Rock last November joined the Artisanal Brewing Ventures group of brands, which includes Victory Brewing, Southern Tier, and Sixpoint Brewery.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.