It's Father's Day week and regardless of what he says, trust me, Dad wants bourbon. With that in mind, Central Standard Craft Distillery owners Evan Hughes and Pat McQuillan - themselves dads - are educating news dads about this by offering a little surprise this Father's Day.
As news has spread that craft distilleries around the country are making hand cleaners with the alcohol they've distilled, Central Standard Distillery in Milwaukee says it will convert some of its high-proof vodka into disinfectant spray that it will offer free to high-risk groups.
One of the oldest buildings in Downtown Milwaukee has stood sentinel at 320 E. Clybourn Ave. for nearly 150 years, weathering good times and bad. The building will become home to the Central Standard Craft Distillery tasting room, bottle shop and innovation distillery.
Milwaukee's own Central Standard Craft Distillery is making a bold move and challenging the growing hard seltzer market with a brand new beverage that is, surprisingly ... still.
Sure, you could buy your dad another "Greatest Dad" coffee cup, a colorful necktie or an always fashionable trucker hat ... But why would you, when you can give him something better ... like a bottle of locally made bourbon with a customized name that you made up yourself?
Tomorrow's opener at Miller Park marks the first ballgame of the season. It also marks the inaugural debut of Central Standard's brand new North 40 Wisconsin-style brandy as the official brandy served at the ballpark.
You've been "86'd." Cut. Eliminated. Sent home. They're words no one (ever) wants to hear. They're also key words which will come into play during Central Standard Craft Distillery's inaugural 86'd: Battle of the Bartenders competition taking place on Monday, Feb. 25.
Central Standard Craft Distillery turns four years old this year. And the distillery is having a party, and releasing a new bourbon, to commemorate the occasion.
According to information released today, Central Standard Craft Distillery will establish a new production facility at 2330 W. Clybourn St. The project is expected to assist the distillery in keeping up with demand and expanding its product line.
Coffee + vodka = delicious. Who knew? Well, apparently Central Standard Distillery and Anodyne Coffee did.
Milwaukee's newest distillery is open to the public in Walker's Point.