Our location in the old slate mining village of Corris allows us to be very close to where so many of our botanicals are foraged. 

Between 2016 and early 2019, we distilled in very small batches using two small 100-litre stills. After looking at options from all over the world, our preference lay with a specialist still maker in Colorado.  We further customized the stills after shipping, so we could challenge one or two conventions, whilst respecting the best of tradition.

The result was what one commentator called precision-distilling. We developed and adapted techniques which allowed for maximum control over maceration temperatures, variable copper contact for distillation and much more besides. 

Early in 2018, we spent time with another family firm: in this case specialist small still-makers in Germany's Black Forest. We wanted to introduce a new still which combined the craft of traditional manufacture, but adapted to all we had learned about producing foraged-led distillates. After a year of design and build, we in

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