Wollersheim to donate proceeds of new whiskey to Wisconsin veterans

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PRAIRIE DU SAC, Wis. (WMTV) -- Wollersheim Winery & Distillery released a Red, White and Blue American Whiskey for Armed Forces Day, with all proceeds being donated directly to Wisconsin's military veterans.

The project used milled red, white and blue corn in accordance with each color’s appearance on the American flag. All proceeds from sales of the whiskey will benefit veterans living in Wisconsin and help fund programs and services.

The winery and distillery sold all 504 bottles in two hours on Saturday, raising $50,400 for Wisconsin veterans from those bottle sales alone.