A New Location & Growth-Thrilling Issues Are Occurring at Dry Fly Distilling
Spokane, WA—The final yr definitely has been an eventful one and regardless of many obstacles, the parents at Dry Fly Distilling haven’t slowed all the way down to even catch their breath. From the manufacturing of hand sanitizer to assist struggle COVID-19 to their most formidable efforts of relocating and increasing the distillery in downtown Spokane.
“We’ve actually been going continuous for the final yr,” stated Dry Fly President and Founder Don Poffenroth. “We had plans in place earlier than the pandemic for our distillery growth and now we have managed to push by these tough instances to make our imaginative and prescient a actuality. There have been many challenges, however seeing it come collectively has made all of it worthwhile.”
Creating New Jobs and New Merchandise
The brand new 24,000 sq. ft. facility will enhance the manufacturing capability from 20,000 proof gallons to 75,000. It additionally permits Dry Fly the power to broaden even additional sooner or later. The distillery will begin with 4 650 proof gallon fermenters, however can home as many as 10 together with a further column nonetheless. The larger area will enable the bottling line to be optimized at 1000 bottle per hour and enhance the canning capability of the very talked-about “On the Fly” cocktails from 40 cans a minute to 100. With this growth new jobs are additionally being created. As soon as the brand new distillery is totally operational, Dry Fly will go from 16 to 35 staff.
Together with the great enhance in manufacturing there are additionally different thrilling adjustments that include the brand new house. There will likely be a tasting room for guests to pattern product in addition to to buy their favorites. Plus a full-service restaurant, places of work and an occasion area for teams as much as 50.
“We’re actually excited to have this further room to maneuver round,” stated Poffenroth. “Together with growing manufacturing, it’s going to be so good to have this showplace to welcome company. We’ve some actually nice followers who come from throughout to see us and we will’t wait to welcome them to the brand new distillery. We additionally suppose it will likely be a terrific asset to the Spokane group which we love, with the brand new restaurant and the occasion area.”
Dry Fly expects to start manufacturing within the new facility in July. Subsequent month additionally they hope to have the tasting room and bottle store prepared for guests. COVID restrictions allowing, they hope to have the restaurant operational later this summer time.
About Dry Fly Distilling
Dry Fly Distilling started with Don Poffenroth and a very good buddy, knee-deep in a Pacific Northwest river, simply exterior the lie on a scenic bend. The 2 mates mentioned how lucky they have been to reside, work, and play in one of the most amazing places on earth. That dialog hatched an concept to discover a strategy to share their mutual love of hand-crafted spirits and the pure magnificence and purity of the Northwest. Dry Fly Distilling was born.
Dry Fly embraces the farm to bottle method for all of their merchandise. Grain is sourced from household farms situated inside 30 miles of the distillery. Dry Fly Gin additionally boasts a regionally sourced botanical deck. With every product shoppers may be certain they’re getting the best spirits accessible. Dry Fly distilling is a completely grain to glass operation.
Dry Fly launched in 2007 and continues to develop. All Dry Fly merchandise, from the award-winning whiskies, vodka and gin may be discovered all through the U.S. in addition to internationally. For extra data on our merchandise and the distillery please go to www.dryflydistilling.com.