ABT Consulting Services for Product Formulation and System Design
At ABT we are not only distillery equipment designers and manufacturers, we are also professional distillers. Not only do we build distilleries, we also understand the products that they make, and how to produce them.
Heading our Distillery Services division is the noted distillery industry consultant, lecturer and author Ian Smiley. Over the past two decades Ian has consulted on dozens of distillery projects worldwide. He is available to aid new and established distilleries of any size on a wide variety of needs:
Equipment selection and supply
Grain and feedstock selection
Sour mash techniques
Recipe formulation for grain and malt whiskies, rum, vodka, gin, fruit spirits and liquers
Efficient mashing strategies
Commercial enzyme use selection
Proper cut timing for different types of spirits
Spirit tasting and blending
Proofing to IRS standards of accuracy
Production material selection and sourcing
Ian literally wrote the book (books actually) on commercial craft distilling:
And at ABT, he is not alone:
To order any of these books from Amazon, just click on the images.