Alembics import handcrafted European copper stills, offer distillation workshops and industry consultations and supply a range of high-quality aromatic botanicals. Alembics NZ began trading in 2009, led by Jill Mulvaney, a craft distiller with over 25 years experience working with botanicals and aromatic extracts. Jill and her small team, apply their extensive knowledge of distillation across all aspects of aromatic blending, fragrance, and natural flavour.
Of interest to DSA members…
Alembics offers specialised industry consultations, and blending expertise for the development of new commercial product ranges. This service reflects the growing demand within the area of FMCG for natural, plant-based retail products.
Boasting an impressive client list, including West Coast startup Reefton Distilling Co., Pernod Ricard, Ecology NZ, National Distillery, and UK based Simple Sips —Alembics specialises in original concepts and unique blends for new gin brands, 0% abv beverage concepts, natural perfume, cosmetics and an exciting selection of botanical concentrates, bitters, essences & quintessences.
Small scale or large, Alembics NZ can assist with the creative development of new product ranges. From pie in the sky idea, right through to seeing your product on the shelf, Alembics provides the creative blueprint, knowledge and technical expertise to make it happen.