[Auction Ended]

Live Auction with Webcast | Monday, December 3, 2018 | 11am ET

Niagara Distilling

Auction of complete distillery and tasting bar with equipment and furnishings.

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Highlights of the Auction

Complete twin-still micro-distillery system, manufactured by Bridgetown Brew Systems

  • Main 250-gallon steam-jacketed stainless steel distillation unit/pot
    • Top-mounted agitator
    • 12-inch stainless steel main column
    • Twin secondary copper-plated stainless steel columns (a total of 16 sections)
    • (3) copper-plated stainless steel reflux condensers
  • 250-gallon steam-jacketed stainless steel stripping distillation unit/pot
    • Top-mounted agitator
    • 12-inch stainless steel main column with exterior copper plating
    • Copper-plated stainless steel reflux condenser
    • Stainless steel final condenser

System also includes:

  • 600-gallon insulated mash tun
    • ProSeries 2 HP top-mounted agitator
    • 15-inch hydrofoil 316SS impeller
  • (6) 500-gallon stainless steel glycol-jacketed fermentation tanks
  • rite-temp package chiller
  • 71-plate gasketed heat exchanger
  • Mighty-Therm and PB Heat boilers
  • Manual bottler
  • Various sizes of oak cooperage

Also selling complete retail bar with walk-in cooler, draft system, reach-in coolers, wash sinks, ice bins, service items, barrel-style guest tables, bar stools, and distinct décor.

Location

Niagara Distilling Co.
459 Ellicott St.
Buffalo, NY 14203

Inspection

Open inspection is available on Monday, December 3, beginning at 8am, or by appointment.

Payment

Auctioneer shall charge and collect from each buyer a 15% buyer's premium for each sale at the auction, in addition to the purchase price as bid. For online bidders with invoices up to $5,000, credit cards will be automatically charged at the conclusion of the auction sale. Credit card charges carry a 3% convenience fee. You will receive a paid invoice at the conclusion of the auction by email when your card is automatically charged. For online buyers with invoices over $5,000—or those wishing to pay by cash, bank check or wire transfer—please contact the auction office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. prior to the auction to make arrangements. Full payment must be made immediately for your purchase at the auction. On-site buyers may pay with cash, company check or credit cards as outlined above. 8.75% Erie County (NY) sales tax will apply. Submission of tax exemption must be received by December 1, 2018 at 2pm ET.

FULL PAYMENT must be made immediately for your purchase at the Auction (online or live). This payment should be made in the form of cash, credit card (up to $5,000) or wire transfer (wire instructions on request).

Company checks will be accepted only if accompanied by a letter from the issuing bank that reads:
"(Bank Name) unconditionally guarantees payment to Blackbird Asset Services, LLC from (Purchasers Name) on account number ______ up to the amount of $________. This guarantee will be valid for purchases made at the Niagara Distilling Auction on December 3, 2018."

Buyers who place winning bids online will have their credit card automatically charged at the conclusion of the auction sale (for purchases up to $5,000) and must comply with the removal and rigging terms noted herein. These credit card charges carry a 3% convenience fee, as noted below, and are as-is, no refusals, turn-backs, or charge-backs permitted. You will receive a paid invoice at the conclusion of the auction by email when your card is automatically charged. For those bidding online with invoices over $5,000, or those wishing to pay by company check or wire transfer, please contact auction office prior to the Auction to make arrangements. FULL PAYMENT must be made immediately for your purchase at the auction.

Removal

Arrangements for removal of purchased items will be the sole responsibility of the Buyer. Removal of small items immediately following the auction sale. Distillery equipment and other items requiring rigging by appointment only, all items must be removed not later than December 22, 2018. Additional charges will apply to any buyer that holds over or requests additional time to remove their purchases. All riggers must supply a valid insurance certificate prior to beginning work.

Blackbird Asset Services, LLC is a commercial auction firm based in Buffalo, NY with auctioneers specializing in real estate auctions and the commercial auctions of machinery and equipment. We tailor specialized auction sales of real estate, and also conduct industrial equipment and machinery nationwide. Blackbird Asset Services, LLC NY Real Estate Broker #10491202208, David A. Fiegel NY Real Estate Broker #35FI0844575.