Table-top still, cooled by air. Very easy to operate and completely safe. The still holds a maximum of 4 litres of liquid at a time. It will take approx. 1 hour to get to the correct temperature to distil alcohol, and a further 1 hour to collect 800 ml of spirit.
Is it Legal?
It is illegal to manufacture spirits in the UK without a distiller's licence which is required under the provisions of section 12 of the Alcoholic Liquor Duties Act 1979 and this includes manufacture for "own/domestic use".
Public Notice 39 - "Spirits production in the UK" dated July 2006 provides further information about HM Revenue & Customs' requirements.
If you require further assistance then please contact the National Advice Service on Telephone 0845 010 9000 or www.hmrc.gov.uk Where you can obtain & view Public Notice 39.
Spirit Dilution Calculator
Enter the amount of alcohol collected, the strength and the %abv that you want, then click the calculate button to work out how much water you need to add. You can select either litres, ml or pints.
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