Reefton Distilling Co. Crowdfunding With Snowball Effect

The following is from the Snowball Effect Crowdfunding Offer. Our gin will use our neutral spirit infused with botanicals and aromatics featuring both traditional gin flavours (juniper, citrus, orris root, liquorice root) and local botanicals (horopito, manuka, kanuka, kawakawa, lemonwood, ti kouka root, watercress, and harakeke flower) to produce a genuinely unique product reflecting the […]

West Coast Gin on the way from new Reefton distillery

A new business is looking to turn pure West Coast rainwater into gin, liqueurs and eventually whisky. Reefton Distilling Co. will open its doors next year in the West Coast town that shares its name, co-founders Patsy Bass and Sean Whitaker said. While starting at the smaller end of the scale, head distiller Whitaker said Reefton was the perfect place to […]