Real Spirits Launch Party

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Photograph: Courtesy Creative Commons/Flickr/Larry VIncent Whiskey

The longtime Blanco brewery is branching out from beer to bottle gin and whiskey, and it's mixing up some cocktails for the official launch of Real Spirits Distilling. The liquor, many years in the making, is inspired by the Real Ale recipes for Devil's Backbone Belgian-style Tripel, Real Heavy Scotch Ale, and White, the brewery's Belgian-inspired wheat beer. Catch a distillery tour and tasting with distiller Davin Topel at noon and 2pm, or buy a couple bottles for the road. Starting April 8, you can take home up to two per month—but only from the brewery.    

By: Ciara O’Rourke