I have been watching with interest for over 18 years, the growth and evolution of my local South Australian distilling industry with interest. And over those long years, there is one word I would like to use to describe it: maturity.
South Australian spirits and especially single malt whisky have definitely come of age.
I’ve been in the wine and spirits business now for over 25 years. So officially, that makes me an old hand. However, living in the Adelaide Hills, I’ve always felt that it was so good being surrounded by many splendid wineries. But to think that I am now surrounded by distilleries, is like a dream come true.
So, let’s take a quick tour around the state, meet some really interesting folk making quite superb South Australian Whisky & spirits;
Right on my door step…