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  • Delta Dirt Distillery January 12, 2022 Customer Feature - The story of Delta Dirt Distillery, based in Helena, Arkansas, reads like an award-winning Hollywood screenplay that features history, determination, entrepreneurial spirit, struggle and ultimately, triumph Four generations of Harvey Williams’...
  • ALTAR SPIRITS November 30, 2021 Customer Feature - Santa Fe, New Mexico is the home of Altar Spirits, co-founded by the husband and wife team of Master Distiller Caley Shoemaker and Marketing Guru Jeff Gust Their varied yet exceptional and highly decorated backgrounds mesh perfectly, making this dist...
  • The Lauter Tun October 27, 2021 Brewing - Specific Mechanical’s Lauter Tun is where the magic happens Our Lauter Tuns are engineered to provide optimal Internal diameter for a more manageable set bed at sparge The diameter of the Lauter Tun is important because it relates to the set de...
  • Specific’s DreamClean October 26, 2021 Brewing - This new skid-mounted CIP system is a great new piece of equipment for keeping your brew house as clean as it can be! A 500L tank of acid, a 500L tank of caustic solution and a 1000L tank of hot water means your brew house gets the Specific DreamClea...
  • Lagabière October 18, 2021 Customer Feature - The Laganière brothers were born into a family particularly fond of beer and gatherings While still  young, they began brewing in the family garage with makeshift equipment They slowly gathered enough equipment to have a nano-brewery at home! Duri...
  • Craft Brewers Conference, Denver CO October 14, 2021 Brewing - What an amazing three days in Denver! The mile high city was never more beautiful with 90 degree weather and a vibrant, welcoming population Inside the conference centre was even better with hundreds of exhibitors and trade show floors swarming with ...
  • Trade Show Season August 26, 2021 Brewing - We are in the thick of it, having just come off the floor of the American Distilling Institute’s annual Distilling convention, this year located in Louisville, Kentucky Our booth was impressive and featured a still that will be going to one of ...
  • Cactoctin Creek Distillery August 26, 2021 Customer Feature - Located in Purcellville, VA, Catoctin Creek® was founded by Becky and Scott Harris in 2009 as the first legal distillery in Loudoun County since before Prohibition Pronounced Ka-TOCK-tin, the name derives from the Indian tribal name “Kittocton...
  • DECOCTION MASHING August 26, 2021 Brewing - Various recipes call for “decoction” mashing, this is a process that involves pumping about 1/3 of the mash from the vessel it was pumped into, to another vessel where it is boiled and mixed, then returned to the original vessel and mixed...
  • STEP MASHING July 29, 2021 Brewing - Certain recipes call for different treatments of the mash In “step” mashing, the mash is heated to different temperature profiles and then allowed to rest A “Ramp/Soak” temperature controller can be programmed by the brewer to...