Himalayan Brewery Ltd and Trishakti Distilleries Pvt Ltd, a Kathmandu-based company producing and distributing reputed brands of beer and foreign liquor, is reopening under a new management.
“After the new management took over these companies i
n July, the company is planning to bring its products in the market soon,” said chief of Sales and Marketing Kishor Bhattarai.
“We are planning to launch our popular and once very favorite brands of whiskey and gin before Dashain,” Bhattarai said, adding that the company has started the production of Marshal whiskey and will be in the market soon.
“We are planning to bring whiskey and gin before we relaunch one of the people’s favorite Iceberg and Commando beers in the market,” he added. “Iceberg is one of the most popular products. Iceberg beer had also won International Gold medal in Brussels in 1987 for its quality and taste.” The company used to produce The Golden Eagle brand of beer in association with Indian company Mohan Meakin Ltd.
“Preference will be given to our old brands and there will be some variety of new brands too,” Bhattarai said. “The company will manufacture strong and lager brands with seven per cent and 5.5 per cent alcohol.”