Local Farm Tours and Cocktails!

Part.2 of the LFI Farm Tour Series consists of 2 local commercial farms Greenslide Cattle Co. and Terra Firma Farms – showing you how much fresh, local food can be produced in this small town of Revelstoke!

Transportation and herb-y Monashee Spirit cocktail included in ticket price.

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Monashee Spirits will soon offer cocktails

Monashee Spirits Craft Distillery is one step closer to offering mixed drinks in Revelstoke.

The local company, based out of 307 Mackenzie Ave., had their request for a lounge endorsement for their existing manufacturer’s license with the B.C. Liquor Control and Licensing Branch approved by city council last week.

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LFI - Garden & Art Tour

From original farmsteads to wildly manicured masterpieces to urban farms, each garden has history to share with all who want to appreciate it. These carefully selected gardens are paired with creations from local artists to produce a beautiful display. There are a variety of gardens planned and many art projects are in the works, such as the Fierce Art Project and ‘Artinis’ by Monashee Spirits.

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Baz One at Dose Coffee

We checked out the June 8 art show at Dose Cafe featuring the works of Whistler artist BAZ ONE, who was commissioned to create the large new mural in the cafe. The show (ongoing at the time of this posting) featured cocktails using Monashee Spirits Craft Distillery liquors and lots of gourmet canapes from the staff at Dose.

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More Trans BC Enduro Fun

With one more grind to the Monashee Spirits cocktail station, riders put their heads down and pushed back up to the top, where their spirits where rejuvenated with a shot of Vulcan’s fire, and raspberry lemon mojitos.

“It was refreshing to calm the nerves before the last stage of a very long week,” said Aaron Grutzmacher (Jackson, WY) Open Men. “If I had known I would be riding looser and more relaxed, I would have considered carrying a flask all week.”

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10 Things to See & Do in the Kootenays

First it was craft breweries. Now, it’s craft distilleries that are starting to pop up in local communities everywhere, and BC is no different. In Revelstoke, Monashee Spirits recently opened its doors specializing in small batch spirits and bitters using local ingredients, pure mountain spring water and sustainable practices.

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Take a Tour of the new Farmers Market

Here’s something different at the market: Monashee Spirits Craft Distillery products lovingly made by Josh McLafferty (right) and his wife Jen (not present). The local distillery is already making a name for itself. It won the People’s Choice Award Winning Spirit at the East Kootenay Distillery Festival. David F. Rooney photo

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Packaging of the World

For Monashee Spirits, a new distillery amid the mountains in Revelstoke, BC, we were tasked with creating branding and labels that feel classic and playful, while communicating the giant scale of the local landscape.
 

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Pete On Street—BC's New Booze Capital

STOKE FM

Jen and Josh McLafferty are the owners of Monashee Spirits Craft Distillery. They plan to open late-winter or early-spring 2017. Stoke FM's Pete was on the street and caught up with the McLafferty's to talk about how to become a craft distillery and the future of the BC booze biz.

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BC Distilled 2017

BC DISTILLED

The BC Distilled Main Tasting took place on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the Croatian Cultural Centre.  34 distilleries were be pouring products at BC Distilled this year, including Monashee Spirits.

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