Monthly Archives: August 2017

Our Still is on the Move!

By |2017-08-22T09:46:17+00:00August 22nd, 2017|Events & Shows|

On Tuesday 22nd August we are heading over to Dartmouth where we will be making Gin with our beautiful bus 'Ginny' and our Still 'Prosperity'. Then we are off to London to The Gin Festival at The Tobacco Dock for the weekend 25th to 27th August. We will be bouncing around London (maybe we will [...]

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Food Rocks in Lyme Regis

By |2017-08-16T16:23:38+00:00August 16th, 2017|Events & Shows, News|

Here at Devon Distillery we are looking forward to heading to Lyme Regis for the Food Rocks Festival this weekend. We have been putting together a list of our favourite Dappa Cocktails ready to serve up on the beach! All we need is a little sun and there will be lots of FUN! Food Rocks [...]

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Why is Grappa so special compared to other distillates like Vodka, Brandy, and Whisky?

By |2017-08-16T11:41:44+00:00August 16th, 2017|News|

There is a wide range of organic materials that can be fermented to make spirits. The distillation process and source materials determine the type of spirit produced. Whisky, for example, is the produce of grains, rum, of molasses. Brandy is generally made from wines and fruits, while vodka can be produced from a range of [...]

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Where is Grappa Produced?

By |2017-08-10T14:35:10+00:00August 10th, 2017|News|

The Traditional Production Of Grappa... A traditional product of Italy, grappa was originally produced only in the San Marino area. The process of distilling grappa has a long and proud history. With a distilling method similar to that of brandy, grappa is produced from pomace - a mulch of grape skins, seeds, stems and pulp [...]

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