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Green Hat Distilled Gin


We will be at the Penn Quarter Farmer’s Market today, November 3rd between 3-7 pm, so come and see us! We’ll bring the gin!

Swing by the Penn Quarter Farmer’s Market every Thursday to browse the local vendors including our Gin and Vermouth table to stock up on your booze needs. Unlike the Dupont Farmer’s Market, we are there every Thursday (Dupont is every other Sunday). Take a late lunch, or grab some gin and vermouth after work; you deserve it.

Join us on Saturday, October 29th for our 4th annual Ginavit release. Our Fall/Winter seasonal Green Hat Gin is an earthy, barrel aged gin with notes of caraway, rye grain, and exotic spices.  Costumes are welcome, fun is required. 1-4pm. Free tours, tastings, sales and delicious $5 cocktails.

It is once again time to release this years Spring/Summer seasonal gin! Every ones favorite floral and citrus based gin will be available here at the distillery starting at 1:00 on Saturday April 2nd. We will be serving plenty of Seasonal cocktails so come down and enjoy the fun. If you can not get out to distillery, you can start looking for it at your favorite bar and retailer starting April 4th.Attachment-1(1)

We will be closed December,24th-January,3rd! Please plan accordingly and have a safe holiday!

The Distillery will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday and Friday 11/26-27. We will reopen for tastings tours and sales on Saturday 11/28, for small business Saturday. Come out to the distillery have some fun and learn some interesting facts! Oh and gin makes great gifts!

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We are so excited for the release of the “XO” our 15 month old version of our seasonal gin. There was only one barrel so there is not much and it wont last long! Do not dally, get yourself down to the distillery to get some.

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Our next release is rapidly approaching! Our Fall/Winter “Ginavit will be released on October 31st. In the spirit of the season we are having a contest. Take a photo of yourself in costume with a bottle of Green Hat Gin and post to instagram (@dcdistillers). We will determin the winner and give out a free bottle of Ginavit. We will also be offering $5.00 off all 750ml bottles of gin if you are in “costume” when you come to the distillery for release day. We also may or may not be releasing a version of Ginavit aged for 15 months instead of the usual 3. Come out to see what we are up to and try one of our awesome cocktails for a spooky good time!

One of DC’s biggest news papers takes a look at Ivy City and the budding distilling and brewing scene in the neighborhood. Being the first distillery in the area since Prohibition, New Columbia Distillers takes center stage in the Post’s report.
George Cassidy

Bicycle Space interviews John about Green Hat Gin and his choice mode of transportation in DC