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Choosing Suitable Fermentation Vessels
Published : 07-04-2020 06:40:30 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Fermentation , Home Distilling
Whether you are a Commercial Distiller or a Home Distiller, you need to make a fermentation, and although it might seem obvious, you need a suitable container to ferment in. What is important or not?
Health Warnings on Spirit Labels
Published : 03-04-2020 09:33:12 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits , Legislation
Craft Distillers spend a lot of time and money on labels for their Spirit Products, but even then, sometimes things go wrong. One of the most common mistakes comes in with the Health Warning.
A Little Known Fact - Corked Spirits
Published : 30-03-2020 13:21:28 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Miscellaneous , Spirit Enhancement
We all know, or at least have heard of Corked Wine - more correctly called Cork Taint. But how many of you have ever heard of a spirit being corked?
Bottles and Bottling - What do I need to keep in mind?
Published : 30-03-2020 12:31:40 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Legislation , Miscellaneous , Spirit Enhancement
Thinking of starting a Craft Distillery? You've obviously already envisioned your bottle and packaging, right? But are your dreams and thoughts realistic or not? What do you need to keep in mind?
How to fix a Mechanical Seal on a Boiler Agitator
Published : 30-03-2020 11:45:06 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Miscellaneous , Products
Knowing how to maintain your distillery equipment is important. So if you are struggling with your agitator motor seal, here is how you can fix it yourself in six easy steps.
Can the use of Copper Stills cause Cancer?
Published : 28-03-2020 09:04:56 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Distillation , Home Distilling , Miscellaneous
Recently an Article has been doing the rounds, calling into question the use of Copper in Stills. It has a lot of people asking questions, so here is our answer to them.
How do I Dilute my Spirits?
Published : 31-01-2020 16:28:58 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits , Home Distilling , Spirit Enhancement
A question asked by both Home Distillers and Craft Distillers - How do I Dilute my Distillate down to Drinking Level? But interestingly enough, depending on who asks, the answer is different.
American Whisky in South Africa - Legal or not?
Published : 31-01-2020 07:28:20 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Craft Spirits , Legislation
With more and more American Whiskies being exported and now available in South Africa, the question needs to be asked ... Are these products Legal or not?