It was a mostly hometown crowd of reporters that gathered Wednesday at City Garage to sip Sagamore Spirit’s Straight Rye Whiskey for the first time.
The initial impressions: pretty smooth work.
For years, Kevin Plank‘s Sagamore Spirit has bided its time, waiting for its facility to be built and, most importantly, its rye whiskey to age. The former is still under construction, but on May 13, the rye whiskey will finally hit the shelves of Baltimore-area bars and liquor stores, said company co-founder Bill McDermond. Read the full Baltimore Sun story.