Our Equipment:

This is what we’re all about. Crucible is kitted out with the finest lab and kitchen equipment, enabling you to fully realise your ideas.

Bar

Bar space with ice machine, selection of glasses, glasswasher

Tasting Room

Room for tasting of spirits or drinks, equiped with tasting glasses, and connected to large tv screen with audio. Space for 8/10 people

White Tent Photo Studio

Perfect for drinks photography or bottle shots.

Rotovap

Low temperature vacuum distillation, can be used to create very fresh tasting distillates or to evaporate away unwanted liquid to concentrate flavours

Homogonizer

Used to make emulsions, when two liquids that arent necessarily soluble with each other into one smooth standardised liquid, e.g orgeat

Dehydrator

Used to remove the liqiud from things e.g. fruit/veg

Thermomix

High speed, high power mixer with temperature control. Great for making mixtures that need kept at a set temperature for periods of time

Blast Chiller

Used for chilling down hot mixtures to a working temperature very quickly

Bradley Smoker

Can be used for cold or hot smoking anything. Different wood pelelts available e.g. cherry,apple, hickory, oak

Cold Press Juicer

Presses juice out of anything at low temperature. Can be used for vegetable. Also has oil attachment for presing oil out of nuts/seeds

Induction Hob

Electric cooker with temperature settings comes with a pan

Carbonation Rig

For carbonating drinks for bottling or kegging. We can also supply the bottles/kegs

Centrifuge

A centrifuge separates out a liquid by density of different particles in it. Great for producing clear ingredients, or concentrated flavours

Brix Meter

Used for calculating sugar content of liquids

pH Meter

Used to work out the acidity / alkilinity of a liquid

Ice Cream Maker

To make ice cream

Laser Thermometer

To get the temperature of anything

Water Bath

Used for cooking for a set period of time at a precise temperature

Vacpac Machine

To seal the vac pac bags filled with whatever you like

Glass Distillation

A more conventional still, using heat so will be at boiling temperature. Can be used with sacrificial copper also

Siphons

Used for making small batches of carbonated liquid

Cream Whippers

Used for making foams / airs / nitrous infusion