WASHINGTON, D.C. — Ever since I learned that a distillery was coming to The District, I knew I wanted to visit it sometime. In March, I finally made the trip to New Columbia Distillery, makers of Green Hat gin, so named for the head-wear of a Capitol Hill bootlegger named George Cassiday. The Ivy City
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D.C. – it’s more than just a brewery town now as a second distillery has opened. We already know about New Columbia Distillers and Cactocin Creek in Northeast and Loudoun County, respectively. They now have a few competitors. In the District Back on January 8, another distillery, One Eight | @OneEightD, arrived in Northeast Washington.
It’s late-September — school is open, the Washington Nationals have won the NL East, football is back and daylight is becoming scarce as it is officially autumn at 10:29 p.m. tonight. Gin and tonic season has gracefully yielded to Oktoberfests and ales made with last year’s pumpkin crop. The same will happen with this year’s apples too.