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Essential Oil Extraction through Distillation
Published : 15-01-2020 07:40:22 | Categories : Extractions
Although not always ideal, the extraction of Essential Oils through Distillation is still the most common methodology. There are however several ways in which this can be accomplished.
Barrel Aging and Maturation - History, Challenges and Crazy Ideas
Published : 15-01-2020 07:33:09 | Categories : Spirit Enhancement
A quick discussion of all things Barrel related. Where did it start, what are we doing, and where are we going in terms of Barrel aged Spirits.
What makes one Distillery stand out from Another?
Published : 15-01-2020 07:25:57 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits , Miscellaneous
Tours and Tastings are an integral part of any proper Craft Distillery - not just for marketing and sales, but it serves as a peripheral income stream all on its own. How do we do this right?
Turning Waste Potatoes into Profit
Published : 15-01-2020 07:16:33 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits , Fermentation
Beneficiation and Diversification are catch terms these days in many industries - none more so than Agriculture. Turning produce into alcohol is the best value add a farmer can do to his harvest.
Recipe for Whisky Rusks
Published : 15-01-2020 06:59:01 | Categories : Miscellaneous , Recipes
During our W2 - Whisky and Moonshine Course, when discussing uses for spent Grain, we always mention the baking of Whisky Rusks. Here is the recipe. PS. The picture is of the actual end result.
The Benefits and Drawbacks of Custom Bottles
Published : 15-01-2020 06:42:31 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits
In the Craft Spirit Market, everyone wants to stand out from the crowd. Be different. Be unique. One approach to this is Custom bottles, but is that always a good idea?
Understanding Oak Barrel Maturation
Published : 15-01-2020 06:37:13 | Categories : Spirit Enhancement
Oak Barrels - the last step in the creation of many of the world's most sought after spirits. What is it about this almost everyday or common wood that turns good spirits into great spirits?