redistill

verb re·dis·till \ (ˌ)rē-di-ˈstil \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of redistill

redistilled; redistilling; redistills
: to distill (something, such as liquor) again
  • Both gin and vodka are made from neutral grain spirits (like rye, barley, wheat, corn) but gin gets steeped with botanicals (fancy word for dried herbs, roots, and citrus peels) and redistilled.
  • —Alex Beggs

redistillation

play \(ˌ)rē-ˌdi-stə-ˈlā-shən\ noun
    • redistillation of weak liquor

First Known Use of redistill

1600

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