New Product Launches
New! The Adirondack Distilling Company in Utica, NY launched a gin this week.
On it’s way! Keep an Eye this fall on Copper Fiddle Distillery who plans to have a gin and a barrel aged gin.
Not Gin! but… Seattle Cider Company opens its doors next weekend, and although it’s not a gin, can I say I’m excited to try their Gin Botanical Cider, brewered with botanicals that we’ve come to know and love from gin?
Awards From the Field
Great Taste 2013 recognized Edinburgh’s Elderflower Gin as among the top 50 foods in this year’s tasting done by the Guild of Fine Food in the UK
Who Else Was Talking about Gin this Week?
Fargo Native Ben Capdevielle triumphantly returned home with his Seattle distilled Big Gin
According a to a Gizmodo post on the “healthiest” alcoholic drinks, gin clocks in at 97-110 calories per 45 mL, making it along with whiskey one of the lowest calorie flavored spirits. Cheers!
Gin Reviews from Other Writers
Bombay Sapphire East [Chicago Spirits Review]
Quote of the Week
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