On the contrary, he receives a new make spirit at around 75% ABV, if he uses all three columns. This is truely amazing, because even with this high percentage of alcohol, it is so sweet and soft, just wow!
John Wielstra believes, that if he fills casks with a higher ABV, the flavour and essence of the cask will get extracted better into the spirit. He is focusing on filling 20L casks, so a release won’t be far away, hopefully!
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