FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, JULY 31, 2015 MORE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Batch 206 Distillery Establishes Sister Company Distillery Provisions, LLC
July 31, 2015 – Distillery Provisions, an artisan pickling company founded by Batch 206 Distillery owners Jeff & Daleen Steichen and Seattle chef Kelly Gaddis, launched their first two products: Gin Pickles and Whiskey Barrel Pickles.
Seattle, WA – Distillery Provisions introduces two new products: Gin Pickles and Whiskey Barrel Pickles. “Our passion for sustainability had us looking for ways to utilize and repurpose the byproducts of our distillation process.” Jeff Steichen commented on the inception of Distillery Provisions, LLC sister company to Steichen’s Batch 206 Distillery. “Once Kelly and I started spending time in the kitchen we realized the sky’s the limit.” In its quest towards sustainability Batch 206 Distillery has developed an exciting new avenue to utilize and repurpose the raw byproducts that result from their distillation process. Owner Jeff Steichen joined forces with chef and longtime friend Kelly Gaddis to develop a line of creative and delicious products. Gin Pickles Reworking the spent botanicals used in their award winning New American style Counter Gin has resulted in the world’s first Gin Pickle. Using juniper, citrus, tarragon, and lavender fresh from the gin production line resulted in a zesty and unique pickle. “It took us a year of bench trials to develop what we honestly believe to be a better pickle.” Steichen said. “Kelly did an amazing job” Whiskey Barrel aged Pickle Gaddis then turned to their freshly emptied Old Log Cabin Bourbon barrels as a vessel to age brine and secret blend of spices for up to four months. Gaddis explained “Using these barrels imparts a beautiful oak, char, and whiskey flavor profile for these authentic distillery-made pickles.”
BATCH 206 DISTILLERY ESTABLISHES SISTER COMPANY DISTILLERY PROVISIONS, LLC The pickles will be offered in Batch 206’s tasting room and select fine food stores throughout Washington State. They anticipate national distribution starting by mid-2016. Gaddis and Steichen are currently developing five more products to fill out the line over the next 3
About Distillery Provisions
Distillery Provisions LLC is a sister company to Batch 206 Distillery. Founded by Distillery owners Jeff & Daleen Steichen and Seattle chef Kelly Gaddis, Distillery Provisions is on a mission to create unique, delectable foodstuffs that focus on artisan craft and local sustainability.
To learn more, visit www.distilleryprovisions.com