Craft Brewing and Distilling News for October 21, 2020October 21, 2020
•Palm Bay International and Buffalo, New York-based Tommyrotter Distillery have collaborated on Tommyrotter Napa Valley Heritance Cask Straight Bourbon Whiskey, a 95-proof, four-grain Bourbon consisting of corn, wheat, rye, and malted barley, finished in Cabernet Sauvignon casks from Napa Valley for three months. A permanent addition to the Tommyrotter range, Napa Valley Heritance Cask is launching across New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Pennsylvania, retailing at $50 a 750-ml.
•New York City-based Cool Cat wine spritzers have launched in New York, Connecticut, and Georgia. The 6.9% abv RTDs come in two flavors—Elderflower, Mint, and Lime; and Citrus—and have 150 calories per 12-ounce can. The company is marketing the RTDs as both a cocktail base and as standalone drinks. In addition to on- and off-premise distribution, Cool Cat is available for home delivery through the brand’s website. Four-packs of 12-ounce cans retail for around $18.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.