40 Pippin Road - Unit #9 - Vaughan, ON - 416-505-5964 - Copyright © 2017 Last Straw Distillery

March 19, 2020

We just bottled a new batch of hand sanitizer, and it's available free at the distillery bottle shop. We're at 40 Pippin Road, Unit 9 in Vaughan. Since we only have 750 ml bottles, a few rules apply:

For Individuals:

You can re-fill your own containers for free at the di...

March 16, 2020

Coronavirus information follows.

For now at least, Last Straw Distillery will remain open to the public, with a few tweaks aimed at minimizing risks to our team and visitors:

1. Online orders for delivery by Canada Post are preferred. The bottle shop will remain open, bu...

February 25, 2020

Made with gold-medal winning craft Ontario gin, this fancy cocktail is as tasty as it is pretty.

December 4, 2019

One thing we learned when we started making moonshine is that everyone has a moonshine story. Particularly east-coasters, and the Italian & Portuguese descendants living just north of the Big Smoke in places like Woodbridge. So, let's show some respect to our moonshine...

November 18, 2019

Gin: it's not just for summer, and this spicy treat makes for a refreshing start to a heavy winter meal. Level of difficulty: easier than pie.

October 2, 2019

When we released Cask #1 Rye Whisky, we sent it out to whisky critics and writers at four different proofs to get their feedback on what proof we should bottle at. We heard from many of you afterwards that you were upset that you didn't get a chance to participate in t...

August 1, 2019

Beat the heat with this refreshing summer cocktail recipe, made with Blackstrap Rum made with pride in Vaughan, Ontario by an award-winning craft distillery.

July 11, 2019

Hot summer nights call for a cool, refreshing mojito. This one is made with our Blackstrap, which is a new-make rum that we can't call a rum because it hasn't been aged for the minimum one year required by food labeling laws. It's also really good with our aged Blackst...

June 29, 2019

Whisky.

We started Last Straw to make this. We've done a whole lot of making - 50+ casks down and aging. We've done a whole lot of waiting - our first single malts are well past 3 years now, but not yet ready.

Whisky day is finall
y here.
 

"It's finding its way onto my...