“When he opened Lost Ark Distilling Company in December 2016, Brad Blackwell broke onto the distilling scene selling one product: a white rum.
Three years later, the Columbia distillery is beginning a new venture: bourbon.
On Saturday, Lost Ark will release 278 bottles of their locally sourced bourbon, the first in Howard County.
“We like to use all local ingredients, do everything ourselves,” Blackwell said. “We want people to have a sense of home, of where the products come from. For our whiskey we get corn and wheat from a local farm here in the county, right out here in Dayton.” To continue reading, click here.