Craft Brewing and Distilling News for January 27, 2021January 27, 2021
•Charleston, South Carolina-based spirits companies Grain & Barrel Spirits and Virgil Kaine Lowcountry Whiskey are joining forces. Grain & Barrel has taken a “material equity stake” in Virgil Kaine, and debut release Virgil Kaine Ginger Infused Bourbon is joining Grain & Barrel’s lineup moving forward. Grain and Barrel will lead distribution for Virgil Kaine and plans to expand Virgil Kaine Ginger into a national release this year. Grain & Barrel’s existing portfolio includes Dixie Vodka, Chicken Cock Whiskey, and the forthcoming High Goal Gin. Virgil Kaine is priced around $30 a 750-ml.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.