Category Archives: Distilled Spirits

Why Alexander Stein Named His Product ‘Monkey 47 Gin’

We swung by the German Embassy yesterday, where Alexander Stein, managing partner of Black Forest Distillers, was holding forth on Monkey 47 Gin.  If the story makes the product, this top-shelf brand has a good future.  If the endorsement of … Continue reading

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D.C. Distiller to Release Ivy City Gin Friday

One Eight Distilling will introduce its first gin to market Friday (6/12), releasing Ivy City Gin, an American dry gin distilled from locally sourced grains (63% rye, 26% corn, and 11% malted rye), with forward notes of Juniper and Spicebush, … Continue reading

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National Archives Exhibit Highlights Nation’s Two Views on Alcohol

Who knew? There’s more to see at the National Archives in Washington than the original Declaration of Independence and the original U.S. Constitution. A terrific exhibit opening today — weather permitting — features a number of exhibits from the Archives’ … Continue reading

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