Despite the financial pain wreaked by the pandemic, the industry grew in 2020 as businesses moved tastings and other activities outdoors.
The Hard Truth Distillery, in Nashville, Ind., includes a tour center, tasting room, restaurant, outdoor amphitheater, event venue and rickhouses for its rye whiskey and bourbon barrels.Credit…Luke Sharrett for The New York Times
By Keith Schneider
GETHSEMANE, KY. — As pandemic lockdowns closed businesses around the nation last year, craft distilleries braced for the worst. Their business, after all, was built on the intimacy of sampling spirits in person.
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