Tasting Room

11 May Day of the Lunantishees

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...

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08 Jan New Year, New License

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...

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11 Dec Whiskey Release Party

Earlier this month, we opened the doors of Spirit Works Distillery to the public to celebrate the launch of our whiskey. What a wonderful night it was, the turnout was amazing! December 1st, 2015, we had almost 300 people come through our space to sample both our Straight...

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