GSN Backbar Review: March 21-25, 2016

914OQyR1BCL._SY550_Palm Bay International has officially added the U.K.’s Chase Distillery potato vodka range to its artisanal spirits stable. Established in 2004 by William Chase, the Herefordshire, England-based distillery specializes in vodka made from 100% estate-grown potatoes. Palm Bay will market Chase’s core 40%-abv Potato Vodka, as well as its Smoked and Marmalade flavored vodkas and vodka-based Elderflower Liqueur (20% abv). The full range retails at around $35 a 750-ml.

the-story_bannerGin Lane 1751, a new London Dry gin brand, is rolling out to a handful of U.S. markets in May. Created at London’s Thames Distillery by Charles Maxwell of Thames Distillers and The Bloomsbury Club gin group, the brand includes London Dry Gin, Victoria Pink Gin and Old Tom Gin (all 40% abv and $24.99 a 750-ml.).

1406306347Midwest Custom Bottling is taking its Tippy Cow Rum Cream brand national after a successful test-market run. The cream liqueur brand’s flavors include Orange Cream, Chocolate, Vanilla Soft Serve and Shamrock Mint. Retailing at around $17 a 750-ml. bottle, the 28-proof Tippy Cow will be in on- and off-premise national distribution by April 1.

All information courtesy of Shanken News Daily