Pete On Street—BC's New Booze Capital
People's Choice Award Winning Spirit
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.
Highlights from BC Distilled 2017
EAST KOOTENAY DISTILLERY FESTIVAL
We asked all attendees to tell us their favourite spirit from the tasting and our 2017 winner was: Monashee Spirits Craft Distillery’s Big Mountain Creamer
BC Distilled 2017
Whether you were a lifelong connoisseur of craft spirits or you simply couldn’t give a dram, the warm glow provided by BC Distilled on Apr. 8 was likely to have won you over.
Update: Big support for Wild Flight Farm fails to sway farmers market board
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.
BC Distilled Vancouver April 8 | Distilled, Spirits and Puppies
Jenn McLafferty, the co-owner of Monashee Spirits, attended the demonstration because she supports Wild Flight, and because her distillery was denied the opportunity to join the market.
Monashee Spirits readying for grand opening
BC Distilled, Canada’s premier craft and micro-distillery festival, is set to take place on April 8 at the Croation Cultural Centre. Some new additions to the BC Distilled lineup this year include Central City Brewing and Distilling, Crow's Nest Distillery, Monashee Spirits, and Stealth Distilleries.
Monashee Spirits brings craft distilling revolution to Revy
I'm sitting at the bar inside Monashee Spirits on Mackenzie Avenue, watching as owner and distiller Josh McLafferty pours two samples of the craft distillery's Big Mountain Creamer for me to try.
Team Power Solutions Provides Automation for Monashee Spirits Craft Distillery
Josh and Jenn McLafferty’s journey to Revelstoke began with two shattered legs.
An underwater welder by trade, Josh had spent his 20s and 30s living and working in over 85 countries.
A distillery on every block!
TEAM POWER SOLUTIONS
Monashee Spirits Craft Distillery is anticipated to open in Revelstoke this month, producing spirits and cocktail bitters using locally sourced organic grains. Team Power Solutions' Cory Osmundson has been working with Jenn & Josh McLafferty (owners) to automate the entire distillery.
Second distillery planned for downtown Revelstoke
It’s official: Revelstoke is in the midst of a booze boom.
New craft distillery planned for Mackenzie Avenue in Revelstoke
The McLaffertys' plan is for a small-scale distillery selling vodka, gin, and, eventually, whiskey from their downtown location.
A small batch artisan craft distillery is anticipated to open in Revelstoke in the spring of 2017, producing spirits and cocktail bitters using locally sourced organic grains.