This alembic is in traditional style, made in copper by specialized craftsmen with an experience covering several generations.
The traditional alembic is used for every kind of distillations.
Distillation of firewater, distillation of rum, distillation of fruits, distillation of gin and distillation of liquors in general.
Distillation of plants, distillation of essential oils destined to the extraction of scents, soaps, etc.
The alembic is made of three parts:
The cooking pot or boiler: It's the part of the alembic where we put the element we want to distillate.
Helmet: It's the upper part of the alembic from where the vapour travels down to the cooling condenser through the tube uniting them.
The cooling condenser: The part of the alembic where the vapour is cooling and condensing and where the distillate comes up.