Brown-Forman to acquire Fords Gin owner The 86 Company

USA – The American wine and spirits business, Brown-Forman Corporation has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire The 86 Company, the New-York based spirits company. Upon completion, Brown-Forman will add Fords Gin, a premium gin to its growing portfolio. Fords Gin is distilled in London at Thames Distillers, and is a collaboration between master distiller Charles Maxwell and Ford, using a mix of nine botanicals. It has a base of juniper and coriander seed, steeped for 15 hours with citrus, florals and spices to create a fresh,…

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