Craft Brewing and Distilling News for December 3, 2021December 3, 2021
•Louisville, Kentucky’s Barrell Craft Spirits has launched two new whiskies. First up is BCS Gold Label Bourbon, a blend of Straight Bourbon whiskies sourced from Tennessee, Indiana, and Kentucky, all aged between 16 and 17 years. The release comes in at 56.77% abv and retails for a suggested price of $500 a 750-ml. In addition, the bottler has released New Year Bourbon 2022, a blend of 5-, 6-, 7-, 9-, and 14-year-old Bourbons sourced from Tennessee, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Wyoming, New York, and Texas. The 57.67% abv Bourbon retails for $90 and is now available throughout Barrell’s distribution footprint.
•Mesa, Arizona-based Cider Corps is releasing a seasonal version of its popular Fruit Salad cider. Made in collaboration with local package store Bottleshop 48, the Winter Fruit Salad cider features flavors of cranberry, plum, blackberry, blueberry, cherry, and pomegranate. It’s at 6.5% abv and is available now at the Cider Corps taproom and at specialty bottle shops around the state.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.