Orcas Island Distillery has been creating small batches of brandy and gin from locally grown, hand-picked fruit from over hundred-year-old trees and organic grains since 2014. Since then, the company has been racking up accolades for excellence in craft spirits. Most recently, the Distillery was awarded Best in Category at the 11th Annual Judging of Craft Spirits in Baltimore, Maryland after competing against 300 distilleries from 18 different countries and 44 states.
Try four varieties of spirits at Orcas Island Market, including:
Ferry Dock Gin: A smooth Genever-Style gin distilled from local organic grain (2017 International Silver Medal Winner, Craft Spirit from the American Distilling Institute)
Ferry Dock Gin, Barrel Rested
Island Orchard Pear Brandy
Eau de Vie Apple Brandy (2016 Best of Category, Craft Spirit from the American Distilling Institute and 2016 Gold Medal, Craft Spirit from the American Distilling Institute)