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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 Launching Black Walnut Liqueur

Walker Evans Walker Evans Watershed Distillery Launching Black Walnut Liqueur

Vodka? Check. Gin? Check. Bourbon? Check. Italian liqueur made from Ohio-grown Walnuts? Check. Watershed Distillery is no stranger to stepping outside the boundaries of traditional flavors. The company’s launch of their Bourbon Barrel Gin raised a few eyebrows when it was first introduced in 2012. So it should be expected that their new product “Nocino” […]

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Distiller’s Guild fights for a level playing field in Ohio

Jesse Bethea Jesse Bethea Distiller’s Guild fights for a level playing field in Ohio

While craft wineries and breweries have been flourishing in Ohio, craft distillers have had a tougher road. Strict regulations on liquor manufacturing in the state have, until recently, kept most distillers from expanding or making a profit. Even now that Ohio has eased up on some of those restrictions, members of the Ohio Distiller’s Guild […]

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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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Watershed Launches New Bourbon Barrel Gin

Walker Evans Walker Evans Watershed Launches New Bourbon Barrel Gin

The newest flavor in local spirits is a unique one. Watershed Distillery announced today the upcoming launch of their new Bourbon Barrel Gin, which is unlike any other gin produced in the US. “There are distilleries that age their gin in sherry barrels and I think another that ages in Rum barrels,” says Dave Rigo, Owner […]

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