140 years of tradition and knowledge meanwhile go hand in hand with technological masterpieces according to the most recent standards. This fusion between authenticity and innovation ensures that Filliers Distillery has anchored innovation deep in its DNA. For years, this has resulted in an impressive track record that the distillery keeps on building every year.
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In late September, Benoit Filliers took over the role of distillery director from Filip Waelkens, who retired after 23 years. Benoit’s appointment is a significant moment for the Filliers family, not only because he is the 6th generation but also because he is the son of the late Jan Filliers.
We are thrilled to announce a momentous partnership that marks a new chapter in Filliers’ journey. We are joining forces with Douglas Laing & Co, an hsitoric company founded in 1948, renowned for their independent bottling of whisky. What sets Douglas Laing apart is their enduring family ownership, with Fred…
At Filliers, we take pride in constantly looking ahead and catering to the evolving desires of our customers. Therefore, we are delighted to inform you about a remarkable addition to our range. Starting now, we are the proud distributor of Caleño – the UK’s leading independent non-alcoholic brand, which was…
After months of hard work and meticulous attention to detail, we are proud to introduce our new trendy and hip label for our beloved Filliers Dry Gin! It’s a reflection of our passion for quality and craftsmanship, combined with a modern aesthetic that resonates with the ever-changing world of gin.
With great pride, we would like to introduce our latest creations: Filliers Rye Whisky 5 and 8 years old. As Filliers Distillery, we have always strived to create unique and flavorful distillates that cater to the preferences of a diverse group of spirit enthusiasts. Our Rye Whiskies are the result…
In the world of spirits, where craftsmanship and flavor meld to create exquisite spirits, recognition is the true mark of distinction. In keeping with our traditions, the year 2022 proved to be a remarkable one for us as we ventured into international competitions with our range of meticulously crafted spirits.
The creation of premium spirits is a craft which we, at Filliers Distillery, have been working on with a huge amount of passion since 1880. The story started more than 140 years ago with the distilling of an ancient spirit, namely genever. Many generations of Master Distillers have been working on new products like gin and whisky throughout the years. The only thing still missing was a premium grain vodka.
Firmin Filliers first started to create a gin some 100 years ago, when genever was still lord and master in the Low Countries.
Let's start with some history around the brand. The origin and story behind Wortegemsen started out as a fluke.
Importing alcoholic beverages began in the 1970's, when the fourth generation, Carlos & Louis Filliers, were at the helm.
As an annual tradition, some products were sent in for scrutiny at the SIP Awards in California …
Belgian Advocaat, a smooth liqueur delicious with coffee, as a topping for ice cream, in cocktails & freakshakes ?! Yes, it may not sound that obvious, but this eggnog is also perfectly delicious for cocktails & freakshakes.