VIDEO: Local Distilleries Take a Shot at Making Vodka
In a 6000 square foot space in the Gowanus section of Brooklyn, the five founding partners of Industry City Distillery are making their own vodka. Distilleries were once popular pre-prohibition, but strict laws have kept many from springing up again. However, smaller companies like Industry City Distillery are thoughtfully engineering a comeback, doing everything themselves. Blouin ARTINFO's Vanessa Yurkevich got an inside look at how this time old tradition is getting infused with some modern day thinking.