ACEDC member WhistlePig Whiskey approved for new distillery

ACEDC member WhistlePig Whiskey have earned Act 250 approval for a new straight rye whiskey distillery that will be constructed on the company's farm in Shoreham, VT.   

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WhistlePig's construction and development plans had been held up by a rather involved Act 250 permit process. With the permit in hand, founder Raj Bhakta says he is already moving ahead with his distillery plans. WhistlePig plans to produce as much as 5,999 barrels of straight rye whiskey annually.

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