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Heighten Your Senses.

Organized in Santa Barbara with friends and family by Stephen Gertman in late 2011, Ascendant Spirits is the first craft distillery in Santa Barbara County, one of the premier fruit and wine grape growing regions in the USA.

Ascendant Spirits uses American grown grains and the best local organic produce as key ingredients for its distinctive handcrafted vodka, moonshine and whisky products. 

"GREAT spirits!" - RAJAT PARR, Sommelier, James Beard Award Winner

2014 Domestic Spirits Producer of the Year - DrinkMe Magazine

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