All of the distillery’s products are Kosher.
The plans for the distillery began in 2012, after a group of entrepreneurs: Gal Kalkshtein, the owner of the distillery, along with Amit Dror, Simon Fried and Roee and Naama Licht decided to establish the first whisky distillery in Israel.
Since its establishment, the distillery’s operations were accompanied by Dr. James Swan, world-renowned whisky expert, until he passed away in February 2017.
The Head Distiller from the beginning is Tomer Goren.
The distillery’s first products reached the shelves during the first quarter of 2016.
In May 2017, The distillery unveiled Israel's first ever single-malt whisky, made by it's Head Distiller, Tomer Goren, and aged for more that 3 years.
This article is based upon a translation of the Hebrew language version as of September 2017.
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