Distillery

Distillery

Van is filling the bottles on our very first batch! 9/25/15

Our friend Eddie applying the labels to our batch 1 bottles

Cutting the ribbon at Foothills Distillery, Conover NC with the Mayor of Conover, Zack Cranford and Tim Weaver (founders of Foothills Distillery), and Russell Hedrick (the man behind our grains) on October 1, 2015

Testing different additives to see what flavors work best with our mash bill.

Sealing the foundation

Framing!

Our still has arrived!

Elaina O’Connell from Time Warner Cable interviews Zeb on the history of the company

We are so thankful to our friends who came out to help us bottle for the first time since prohibition!  9/25/15

Zeb and Matt check the whiskey as it comes off the still.

Zeb, Van, John, and Matt hold the first bottle that we have sold since Prohibition!  10/01/2015

Pouring the footings

Installing the insulation and siding

Building the front porch

Fermentation tanks and mash ton have arrived

Van Williams is working hard to build this beautiful bar in the tasting room

The tasting room was packed on grand opening day!

Matt Williams giving a tour.

Matt shows his excitement as the bottles are ready to be boxed up!  9/25/15

Matt signs a bottle on October 1, 2015- the first time you can purchase a bottle from the distillery in North Carolina.

Zeb checks the proof on our test batches of Bourbon

Building the foundation

The outside is almost complete!

 

Framing the inside

Zeb is putting up sheet rock in the tasting room

 

Grand Opening Day!

Zeb Williams shows visitors the grain mill and talks about our mash.