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Dappa 2017 – Awarded Silver in the Taste of the West Awards

By |2018-07-17T22:56:45+00:00July 8th, 2018|Awards, News|

The team are really proud to have been Awarded Silver in the 2018 Taste of the West Awards for the Dappa 2017 vintage To be released later this year

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Would you like to work for us?

By |2018-06-13T20:18:37+00:00June 8th, 2018|News|

Distillery / Gin School Assistant An exciting opportunity is available to join our growing team at Devon Distillery. We have a part time vacancy for an assistant who can help carry out a variety of tasks where no two days are ever the same. Your role will include: Making gin at the distillery, including bottling [...]

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The Superior Tipple: Grappa Vs. Acquavita, Grape Brandy And Vodka

By |2017-09-06T10:32:45+00:00September 6th, 2017|News|

Grappa (or as we love to call it here in Devon, Dappa) is one of those enigmatic spirits nobody quite understands. What’s the difference between grappa and grape vodka? How is grappa any different to grape brandy? And what the heck is acquavita - is it the same as grappa? These are all good questions, [...]

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How To Pair Grappa With The Perfect Foody Treat

By |2017-09-04T10:21:04+00:00September 4th, 2017|News|

Grappa is one of those spirits that makes a delightful after dinner treat. But one question we get asked a lot is whether or not it goes well with food, or if it’s best enjoyed on its own after dinner. As a digestif, grappa is excellent at aiding digestion both before and after dinner, and [...]

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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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