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Best in Show!

2014-2015 World Beverage Competition


Welcome to the digital home of California Distilled Spirits.

Founded in 2014, CDS is the first distillery to (legally) operate in Placer County since Prohibition.

Currently, our flagship Darjeeling Gin is available in stores throughout Northern and California.

While we encourage research, nothing will will tell you more than a taste;

Find a store near you or contact us to learn how you can try for yourself.


I love making something that people love.

Please enjoy.

Edwin Arnold

Owner & Head Distiller, California Distilled Spirits