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Chasing the Green Fairy - Absinthe Facts and Fiction
Published : 28-01-2020 09:47:01 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits , Home Distilling , Recipes , Spirit Enhancement
Gin is the biggest Craft Spirit Category, with Rum set to take over - or at least grow extensively - in the near future. But what is next? Several indications seems to point to the return of Absinthe.
As a Craft Distillery, how do I work with the Department of Agriculture?
Published : 23-01-2020 13:39:00 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits , Legislation
How do I make sure that the products I want to sell as a Craft Distiller is Legal and Safe? How do I get my products approved for the local market? How do I deal with the Department of Agriculture?
What do I need to Register for with SARS as a Craft Distillery?
Published : 23-01-2020 12:25:49 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits , Legislation
Getting a License to Manufacture, Distribute and Sell Alcohol is only the first step on your Road to becoming a Craft Distillery. Step two deals with the South African Revenue Service.
How do I get a License for a Craft Distillery in South Africa?
Published : 23-01-2020 11:11:26 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits , Legislation
The most challenging part of starting a Commercial Distiller or Craft Distillery is not the Product Development or Financing, but the Licensing and Registration Process.
What Size and Type of Equipment do I need for a Craft Distillery?
Published : 23-01-2020 07:20:14 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits
On a weekly basis we get Emails, Phone Calls and Visits from individuals that want to enter into the Craft Spirit Industry, but many times they are not really aware of what it entails.
Innovating with Whisky in South Africa
Published : 22-01-2020 08:16:54 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits , Legislation
I want to make a Craft Whisky, but I don't want it tasting like everyone else's product. I want it to stand out. How do I do this and still remain legal?
The Challenge of Craft Whisky in South Africa
Published : 22-01-2020 08:02:34 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits , Legislation
In the United States, Craft Whisky abounds. But not in South Africa. Why is this the case? Don't South Africans LIKE Whisky? Let's explore the reasoning behind this situation.
Tips for Crafters to Grow Distribution in Pubs and Bars
Published : 22-01-2020 07:53:18 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits
Although we Advocate focusing on the local Market and selling as much of your product directly to the public as you can through your Tasting Room and Website, local Pubs and Bars are also important