In times of coronavirus Many were the customs that the Argentines had to modify. But if there is something that did not change, it was the solidarity, and a company gets all the applause.
It is a gin distillery located in Coronel Vidal, which made all its equipment available and began to make gel alcohol, a product that is scarce during the pandemic.
They already have 800 liters fermented, and the The first 40 were donated to the towns of Mar Chiquita, Vivoratá and Coronel Vidal.
“Many people told us why we did not start making alcohol. Since we did not dedicate ourselves to that, we made the distillery available and began to read and inform ourselves on the subject,” explained the owner of the firm, Matías Iriarte, to the newspaper. The capital.
“We used to distill neutral alcohol for the gin, so we asked how it was made. The alcohol we use for the gin is more expensive, so on Tuesday we received the molasses from the sugar cane that produces the alcohol and today we cooked. Now it has to be fermented, “he explained.
And to finish he explained that this initiative is “commercial zero”. “This gel alcohol is to donate to public places before the great existing demand “, concluded