Distilleries Take Over Brooklyn: Moonshine, Gin, Bourbon Can Be Found Throughout Borough

03/21/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • By Ben Chapman nydailynews.com

The Borough of Kings soon will be awash in its own homegrown hard alcohol when three new distilleries open this spring and summer - adding to the borough's already thriving locally made beer and wine scene.

Brooklyn's own gin soon will be offered at upcoming distilleries in Sunset Park and Williamsburg, and a third in East Williamsburg will begin producing moonshine - corn liquor - whisky and bourbon, all with a Brooklyn touch.

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