Set to soft open this week, Acre Distilling and Coffee House will feature a unique fusion of a retail and bar concept, distilling and brewing its spirits and coffee on location, as well as serving them for on-premise enjoyment at their in-house bar or for off-premise consumption at their retail store. Acre is the brainchild of two ex-Rahr & Sons brewery employees, Tony Formby, a former partner, and JB Flowers, the former brewer.
Flowers turned from beer to spirits after witnessing a drastic surge in craft breweries opening, but a general stagnation in the local spirits industry. Acre Distilling and Coffee House will make gin, vodka, rum and whiskey, alongside its coffee options. Read More