Columbus Distiller Releases Bourbon Barrel Gin

Published: 09/04/2012

COLUMBUS — Watershed Distillery here is the first U.S. distiller to release a micro-distilled gin aged in bourbon barrels.

To make its Bourbon Barrel Gin, the Columbus distiller is aging its Four Peel Gin in 53-gallon bourbon barrels for nine to 12 months. According to the distiller, the resulting liquor is a smooth, round spirit suited for sipping or mixing.