Eagle’s 808 Distillery expands its craft spirits offerings

14th July, 2015 by

By Pam Boyd

EAGLE — Forget everything you know about rum, either as the stuff that gets mixed with Coke or pineapple juice or is swilled by Caribbean pirates. Then, take a sip of Red Canyon Rum on the rocks.The latest concoctions from 808 Distillery — a craft spirits distillery located in the Eagle area — are straight Red Canyon Rum and Red Canyon Spiced Rum. Both versions are painstakingly distilled and aged in one-gallon quantities. “We are talking small, hand-crafted spirits,”said Jeff Leonardo, one of the partners behind 808 Distillery. 808 Distillery is embarking on its second year of operation by tripling …

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