Spirit of Texas, known proudly as “The Biggest Little Distillery in Texas,” is slowly becoming one of the biggest little success stories in the state. Owned and operated by one man, Shaun Siems, Spirit of Texas’ spirit offerings have won four awards since opening in 2009.
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Balcones Distilling Co. debuted its new facility Wednesday afternoon in a celebration of whiskey and Waco. The event attracted Mayor Malcolm Duncan Jr., City Manager Dale Fisseler and a handful of city council members and county commissioners. The $14.5 million distillery on 11th Street fills the old four-story Texas Fireproof Storage building. Balcones barreled its first whiskey distilled at the new facility in February, and now its doors are officially open.
Shaun Siems, owner of the Spirit of Texas distillery in Pflugerville, said his dream was to create top-shelf Texas whiskey, and now that dream is coming to fruition.