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What are Sugar Spirits?

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What is a ‘Sugar Spirit’? All alcohol is derived from some kind of agricultural product: Whiskey comes from grains. Vodka from potatoes or rice. Rum from molasses or sugar cane. Stoneyard Spirits come from pure Colorado beet sugar. Although it is somewhat similar to a rum, beet sugar spirits have […]

Mini bottling party.

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Max Fabricating our Filter Cart

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Max is back at it again fabricating our Filter Cart. Our welder Bret comes tomorrow to finish welding everything up.

The tasting room

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Stoneyard Distillery President Jim Benson with new tasting room bar backdrop and a bottle of spirits from recent Batch 014.

Running Spirits

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Max out on the road with Chief rolling barrels through Minturn. Chief says: The Minturn Mile… Max says: That would be a good name for a Drink. There Ya have it. A new drink for the Tasting Room Menu. Hmmm, what would happen if we had some sort of contest […]

Turning CO. Beet Sugar into Spirits, 24-7

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Distilling is a 24hr a day gig. It’s a craft. It’s artisanal. Max was up all night distilling a batch until 4:30am. Here he loads some barrels for an upcoming event. We’re getting things ready for our official tasting room opening! Stay tuned!

Full steam ahead

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One of these bottles has your name on it. Come visit us at the distillery, and get yours.

Aerial tour of Stoneyard

A quick fly-by of the Stoneyard in Jim’s hand-built RV8 by Vans Aircraft.      

The mountains are smoking…

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This place is amazing… Just don’t tell anyone.