Mahala is made in South Africa, using nine hand-sourced botanicals that are infused under vacuum to extract the flavour. The entirety of the product is distilled with our custom built stills.
“Mahala” is the Zulu word for “free”… Mahala Botanical is free from sugar, alcohol, colourants and artificial flavours. Mahala is also gluten and vegan friendly.
In its year of creation, Mahala Botanical was awarded the Trophy for Best Low/No Alcohol Spirit at the prestigious Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards.
Recently we have won an award for the Tea Cocktail Champion 2022 (Non Alcohol) at the This is Tea Festival and a Commended Award at the World Alcohol Free Awards 2023. Mahala Botanical Amber was awarded an amazing one star Great Taste Award. The Great Taste Awards are hugely respected and coveted food and drink awards.
Mahala Botanical Amber was awarded a Silver medal at the 2023 Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards.
Mahala Botanical was awarded a Bronze medal at the 2023 Free from Christmas awards.
Mahala Botanical is a non-alcoholic, triple distilled spirit. Mahala is made in South Africa, using nine hand-sourced botanicals that are infused under vacuum to extract the flavour. The entirety of the product is distilled with our custom built stills.
Launched in March 2023 Amber has the same 9 hand-sourced botanicals with the addition of extracts of oak, smoke and chilli which give it a deliciously warming smoky flavour.
In 2020, Danielle Schoeman, a renowned South African Master Distiller, began trialling various alcohol-free distilled spirits in her Dona craft distillery. Foraging botanicals from her family farm in the Cape she experimented with various blends until eventually discovering the perfect recipe.
What is happening in the world of Mahala Botanical.
THE MAGIC OF MAHALA BOTANICAL
The all-natural botanicals undergo a triple-distillation process in her custom-built vacuum stills. This ensures abundant flavour and results in a complex, layered finish. The end product is a beautiful premium drink that delivers a sophisticated alternative to alcoholic beverages.
The Mahala Bee’s Knees
The Mahala M&T
The Mahala Old Fashion