Notes

Fifteen-year-old Zufanek slivovitz

A few days ago, we celebrated the 17th anniversary of establishing our distillery, and have prepared something special for you, our dearest customers and fans. We’re opening our archive! After 15 long years, we’re bottling slivovitz distilled in 2002. A year when the first logo of ŽUSY was created, when we came up with the…

27.09.2017 Full article News

Anniversary!

On 11 September 2000, ŽUSY s. r. o. (Žufánek and Sons) was incorporated. The objectives of the company were the manufacture and processing of fermentation alcohols (except for fruit spirits acquired through growers’ distillation). It was a leap into the abyss. Head-first, onto bare concrete. We could have easily hit the bottom. But we didn’t. The beginnings…

11.09.2017 Full article News

Have you forgotten about the cucumber?

Let us introduce the fourth in our series of special geists. After the Sicilian lemon, Moroccan mint and Czech caraway, here comes the Moravian cucumber! And in the best quality possible. Of course. If we were to choose our products that match ideally with food, we’d select our new series of geists. Unconventional raw materials…

14.07.2017 Full article News

Geil geist!

We are being pushed by a desire. The desire to experience any interesting produce in distilled form, since distillation is the best form of filtration: an ideal way of retaining the sensitive natural flavours. We’ve been doing this for 17 years. And this year, we plan to expand even further. Right! We’ve reached a stage…

29.05.2017 Full article News

Absinthe St. Antoine turns ten!

It was supposed to be just an experiment. An attempt to make something with no tradition in these parts of the world. A spirit for friends, oddballs, artists, and barflies. But it became something much bigger. The first Czech absinthe accepted by the strong international absinthe community. A product that started the second absinthe wave…

16.04.2017 Full article News

OMFG 2017

Not many will remember nowadays, but some time long ago, the Internet was invented just so that people could exchange and share pictures of cats. Yes, porn was only the second reason. Like I say, that’s why you don’t even remember. But all of you can still feel that this world is ruled by cats. Just log…

01.02.2017 Full article News

Heartfelt greetings from Singapore

In this post, I will revisit November 2016. I was very busy back then and I forgot to write it down. But it’s so important. Žufánek is officially in Singapore! The representation of our brand was taken on by the aptly-named young company 6DM. Six Drunk Men. Apart from our brands, they also import Pilsner Urquell from…

21.01.2017 Full article News