Barrels of Gratitude #3

In our 'Barrels of Gratitude' series we are highlighting people who have made an impact on our business and more particularly on our personal whisky journey. Today we are celebrating Kelvin Low and Yao Wong. Cheers guys! Gareth met Kelvin Low after his first trade presentation at Bad Frankie (Thanks again Seb!).  Afterwards Kelvin was [...]

By |2020-04-29T02:25:03+00:00April 29th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Building, testing and a bit of family fun…

The closures and quieter weeks have also had benefits in being able to tackle and complete projects with less distractions.  Fleurieu Distillery’s chief cook and bottle washer created a new ‘toy’ for us. This twelve head bottle washer is the latest innovation from the ingenuity of one Gareth Andrews and his programming and plumbing prowess.  [...]

By |2020-04-28T05:25:12+00:00April 28th, 2020|Whisky Making|0 Comments

Barrels of Gratitude #1

It seems only fitting we begin the Barrels of Gratitude with Seb Costello. Making any Australian based spirit in an emerging industry is one thing. To connect in authentic way with your audience in another.  Having someone someone brave enough to focus their whole business solely on Australian spirits in this sort of environment and [...]

By |2020-04-22T03:57:56+00:00April 22nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

American Distilling Institute Awards for 2020

In these crazy days of closures and solitude, Fleurieu Distillery received some happy news... The American Distilling Institute Awards for 2020 were able to complete the judging of spirits in this International Competition this year and have announced the results. All three Fleurieu whiskies entered this year were awarded medals. This good news comes amidst [...]

By |2020-04-08T07:38:03+00:00April 8th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments