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Bespoke Brandy Pilotage - New Zealand sipping spirit

Release of the Bespoke Artisan Unoaked Sipping Brandy Pilotage

The classic definition of brandy is: a strong alcoholic spirit distilled from wine. The most famous brandy is known as Cognac – brandy distilled in the French province of Cognac. This spirit is matured for a long time in oak barrels and heavily coloured with caramel (burned sugar). Unoaked brandy ‘Pilotage’ handcrafted by Puhoi Organic […]

Limited Edition Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron spirits


The City of Sails – Auckland is the most logical place to present the new generation of wines and spirits created by yachtsmen for yachtsmen. The RNZYS is the centre of yachting not only in New Zealand, but also one of the most prestigious yacht clubs in the world, and is therefore a perfect place […]

Great news!!! Dark Spiced Rum back in stock!

Rum was invented at the Golden Age of Sail which is also known as the era of “the wooden ships and iron men”. At that time rum served two primary purposes: as the best anti-stress remedy and quite often as the only available medicine. However, back then the quality of rum left a lot to […]

Puhoi artisan quince schnapps

NEW!!! Puhoi Bohemian Quince Schnapps – very Limited Edition

We proudly present you with our handcrafted Limited Edition Bohemian Quince Schnapps (30 bottles only). Created in New Zealand’s clean and green environment, this boutique spirit has its own unique formula and inimitable style. This vegan-friendly organic GMO-free schnapps is fermented using only carefully selected organic spray-free quince from the old Puhoi Pub quince tree, […]


Are you dreaming of your own private label bespoke spirits?

Yes, we take orders for private labels! Puhoi Organic Distillery welcomes customers’ orders for the handcrafted artisan Limited Edition boutique spirits. We are the only New Zealand’s bespoke organic distillery. Our unique facilities and possibilities make us stand out among other world’s distilleries: ♦ Our own artesian water from 221-meter deep bore (pure, clean and […]

Dr Kirichuk releases her Rejuvenate&Detox Red Grape Tonic

  Dr Kirichuk released her Organic Rejuvenate&Detox Red Grape Tonic handcrafted at Puhoi Organic Distillery. Usually distilleries are associated with spirits, however, Puhoi Organic Distillery specializes, first of all, on handcrafting dietary supplements. To find out more about and to purchase Dr Kirichuk’s Organic Rejuvenate&Detox Red Grape Tonic, please visit our online’s store Apothecary by […]

Puhoi Bohemian Absinthe

YES!!!! The very first batch of Puhoi Bohemian Absinthe is born! It is a very Limited Edition – 30 bottles x 375ml only, but I am certain it is the best Absinthe in the country. It is handcrafted from freshly picked organically grown next to the Puhoi Organic Distillery botanicals. The Puhoi Bohemian Absinthe’s alcohol […]


Medicinal qualities of real Absinthe

Since we have been receiving so many questions about the medicinal qualities of Absinthe, we asked our expert, Dr Iryna Kirichuk (MD), to answer these questions. Below is the brief version of her explanations (the full information will be made available during the Absinthe tasting sessions at the Puhoi Organic Distillery). Absinthe is a member […]


Handcrafting real Absinthe

Absinthe was invented in Switzerland – originally as a medicine, based on the curative characteristics of wormwood (Artemisia absinthium). All the active ingredients are extracted from wormwood with alcohol. As it happened with many other medicinal substances, Absinthe started being misused for intoxicating purposes, which in its turn was made into a profitable business. Moreover, […]


Welcome to the Master Distiller’s blog!

All the Puhoi Organic Distillery main news will be presented in my blog, including the upcoming events and the new products. Here you will be able to read about my views regarding the relevant topics of the spirits’ industry, etc. The Puhoi Organic Distillery has successfully launched the Tasting Tours & Sessions in November 2015. […]