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Watershed Distillery Opens Kitchen and Bar

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Watershed Distillery Opens Kitchen and Bar

When Greg Lehman and Dave Rigo started Watershed Distillery nine years ago, they never considered opening a bar restaurant. Bars were scary. Restaurants were scary, Lehman said. “Fast forward to today and we’re ribbon-cutting our own bar restaurant,” he said at their event on Monday night. “But a lot has changed.” Admitting that he and […]

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Watershed Adding Restaurant to Distillery

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Watershed Adding Restaurant to Distillery

Watershed Distillery tour-goers will soon be able to sit down for a cocktail and a meal. The business is looking to open a kitchen and bar by February 1. It’s been somewhat of a dream for owner Greg Lehman. They’ve been talking about it since they opened the distillery six years ago. He explained that […]

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Watershed Distillery Announces Expansion Plans

Walker Evans Walker Evans Watershed Distillery Announces Expansion Plans

Watershed Distillery is ready to take their local spirits production to the next level. The company announced plans today to expand their facility on Chesapeake Avenue by an additional 3,000 square feet, allowing for more barrel storage, and the addition of another still next summer. “We’re busting at the seams and tripping over everything as is,” […]

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Watershed Launches New Gin Exclusive to The Guild House

Walker Evans Walker Evans Watershed Launches New Gin Exclusive to The Guild House

Popular local spirit-makers Watershed Distillery announced a new partnership with The Guild House restaurant last night to begin offering “The Guild Series Gin”, a new product that will be exclusively sold at The Short North Cameron Mitchell Restaurant. “Embracing our guests’ interests in the sourcing of local items, we wanted to create a signature spirit […]

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Watershed Distillery Expands Through Heidelberg Distributing

Walker Evans Walker Evans Watershed Distillery Expands Through Heidelberg Distributing

Watershed Distillery has seen a steady stream of growth since their December launch in 2010. Owners Dave Rigo and Greg Lehman have added Bourbon and Bourbon-Barrel Gin to their product lineup, and they’re ready to grow their reach in 2014 through a new partnership with Heidelberg Distributing. “For us, partnering with Heidelberg was the perfect next […]

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Watershed Distillery Adds Bourbon to the Lineup

Walker Evans Walker Evans Watershed Distillery Adds Bourbon to the Lineup

Locally-based Watershed Distillery has had a busy year. Their product lineup has doubled in 2012 with the launch of their Bourbon Barrel Gin in August and the upcoming launch of Bourbon on October 31st. “My partner Greg Lehman and I have always had a fascination with aged spirits,” says Dave Rigo, Co-Owner and Distiller at […]

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