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Wait no more; Navy Strength Gin is live in the tasting room! We celebrated the release of our new tasting room exclusive Labor Day weekend in our best sailor and pirate attire. Even Surfing Bandit dressed up for the occasion! Thank you to everyone who...

A couple of weeks ago, The Barlow sent over a list of questions for the "Meet the Maker" section of their website for Timo to answer. It's a fun way for people to get an idea of what the people are like behind the products at...

It's been a busy summer so far and we are now wrapping up our tasting room remodel! When the Craft Distiller's Act of 2015 passed, we decided we wanted to build a larger tasting bar and move it directly in front of the giant window over-looking the production...

We're not the most superstitious bunch here at Spirit Works Distillery, but when we're making sloe gin during Lunantishee Day (May 11th or November 11th), we take precautions. According to Irish folklore, Lunantishee are the mischievous spirits that guard the blackthorn bush which produces sloes. Apparently an...

Most people wouldn't choose to work on their birthday, but what if you were bottling Gin with 10 of your closest friends? In the beginning of April, Spirit Works hosted a private party celebrating a 60th birthday while bottling our 24th batch of Gin! Our...

Its official, Spirit Works Distillery can now sell up to three 750ml bottles of our spirits per tasting room customer, per day! The long anticipated AB 1295 which was signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown in October 2015 went into effect January 1st of...

The first month of 2016 is about to end and while it went extremely fast, we had a lot of fun. Every January, we begin the year with a multi-day company retreat. We discuss the previous year and present our plans for the coming one. We...

January 8th 2016 became a very exciting day at Spirit Works Distillery. We received our public notice from the California Alcoholic Beverage Control for our application for the newly created Craft Distiller's License. The Craft Distiller's License (Type 74) is the result of successful lobbying...