Batch vs. Continuous Distillation

Roughly speaking there are two kinds of distillation. The continuous and the batch process. The latter is used in the traditional pot still. One volume of wash or wine is applied to the pot and heated up to evaporate the alcohol. The volume of the pot still may vary. The bigger the volume the more […]

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Distillation Process

Distillation is a process of separating components from a liquid mixture. They separate based on their difference in volatility. It is commonly used to prepare spirits or beverages with high alcohol content. Alcohol poses a higher volatility compared to water. So increasing the temperature of a mixture of the two, vapor bubbles begin to form. […]

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