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What are the benefits of using enzymes in distilling?

Adding enzymes in your ethanol distilling process can improve the result and reduce the number of problems you face in your production process such as liquefaction, saccharafication and viscosity reduction.

Unlocking all benefits from using enzymes come both from using the best products, experimenting, and getting advice from experts. A great first step is to start reading our series of articles that explain some of the key benefits of using enzymes in your distilling process.

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Instructions when producing ethanol for further vodka & whisky production

Knowing which enzymes you should be using, and the appropriate dosages when producing ethanol for spirit production can feel like a challenging prospect in the beginning.

That is why our technical experts have collaborated to produce a general dosing guidance along with a list of instructions to guide your distilling process for both vodka and whisky production.

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From grain to alcohol using enzymes and yeast

Understand the process of turning grain into alcohol by using enzymes and yeast

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We are now achieving great fermentation results with the use of Novozymes innovative enzymes and very competent advice.

Stig Bendtsen, co founder of North Zealand Distilleries.

With Novozymes enzymes, we achieved over 95% efficiency in extraction of fermentable sugars from bread waste.

Vivek Narisetty, Ph.D. Cranfield University

Why enzymes are essential in distilling

At the Crafdi Distiller's Event, our expert Prashant Bapat presented how the right enzymes will do wonders for the efficiency of you distillation process.

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Quality you can count on

Novozymes solution are best-in-class, matching your highest expectations of your final spirits. All our enzymes are certified according to globally recognized standards, including ISO, FSSC and FAMI-QS Certificates. Our enzymes comply with the recommended purity specifications for food-grade enzymes given by the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA) and the Food Chemical Codex (FCC).

If you wish to know more about possibilities and requirements for labels, we are able to guide you through it.

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Sustainability on the rise

Besides great taste, customers are increasingly looking for sustainably produced sprits. In order to stay competitive, a growing number of distilleries are moving into sustainable distilling.

Novozymes' solutions contribute to decreased environmental foot print. Using our enzymes, your distillation process can be more sustainable and you are able to reduce waste and energy consumption.

Higher throughput with faster filtration

By using Novozymes enzymes in your distilling process you can avoid stuck mashes and achieve faster filtration and save time on the distilling process.