The distillery and manufacturer "Hammerschmiede" was established in 1985 as a micro company with just two staff members.
Today we are a team of 9 staff members.
What we do
We are producing fruit and herb based spirits, liqueurs, cordials, dry gin and of course the Harz Mountain Single Malt Whisky THE GLEN ELS (till September 2019), ELSBURN, WILLOWBURN, THE ALRIK
and EMPEROR'S WAY.
workdays: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sat.: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Su. + Mo.: closed
CHANGES DURING COVID-19:
workdays: 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Sat.: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
workdays: 2:30 p.m.
We love Whisky
...because a good whisky can be pure emotion. An emotion that cannot be seen, heard or read but with the power to change your life.