The True American Spirit: Distilling liquor at home, safely AND legally

Victoria Redhed Miller - New Society Publishers
Workshop Level: Beginner
Victoria Redhed Miller's snowy house in the foothills of Washington State's Olympic Mountains.

Workshop Description

Currently, distilling liquor without a license is illegal in most countries, including the United States. This talk will cover the basics of distillation, as well as a brief history of liquor licensing in America. Victoria Redhed Miller will discuss her experience going through the Washington State licensing process and share her vision for the future of home distillation in America. A handout and plenty of question-and-answer time will be included.

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Speaker Bio

Victoria Redhed Miller is a writer, photographer and homesteader who lives off-grid on a 40-acre farm in the foothills of Washington's Olympic Mountains with her husband, David. As well as raising heritage chickens, turkeys and ducks, she works toward enhancing her family's self-sufficiency through gardening, food preservation, craft brewing and distilling, antique repair and restoration, and other traditional skills. She blogs about her experiences at and

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