ATX Vodka set to relocate within Pflugerville

Local distiller ATX Vodka is set to relocate within Pflugerville.

Local distiller ATX Vodka is set to relocate within Pflugerville.

Show map
ATX Vodka, which has been distilling in Pflugerville since 2016, will move its operation to a new location at 4701 Priem Lane, Pflugerville, in the coming weeks.

Owner and distiller Rob Sangiovanni said the company will have to go through the permitting process again but should be up and running within “a couple of months.”

“It’s a little harder than moving and just opening the door with alcohol,” Sangiovanni said.

ATX Vodka is a family-owned distillery that sells its liquor in stores statewide. In the Austin-area, customers can find ATX Vodka at Spec’s, Total Wine & More, Twin Liquors and individual liquor stores. The distillery also occasionally holds tastings at its Pflugerville location.

The distillery makes vodka from family recipes that were passed down to Sangiovanni, including Prohibition-era distilling and traditional Italian orange liqueurs.

“It’s a Sicilian-style vodka made in Texas, but it is a very refined product,” Sangiovanni said.
By Iain Oldman
Iain Oldman joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after spending two years in Pittsburgh, Pa., where he covered Pittsburgh City Council. His byline has appeared in PublicSource, WESA-FM and Scranton-Times Tribune. Iain worked as the reporter for Community Impact Newspaper's flagship Round Rock/Pflugerville/Hutto edition and is now working as the editor for the Northwest Austin edition.


MOST RECENT

Travis County is approaching Stage 5 risk with 69 new hospitalizations July 6. (Community Impact staff)
Travis County reports 7 new coronavirus deaths July 6

Travis County is appoaching Stage 5 risk with 69 new hospitalizations July 6 and 64.6 per day this past week.

A photo of two women walking on a trail
Travis County reopens some parks after holiday weekend, warns more closures could come

Seventeen Travis County parks will reopen following Fourth of July weekend closures.

Austin Community College President and CEO Richard Rhodes
Austin Community College resumes some in-person classes July 6

The district is continuing to offer most classes online, but some classes have resumed in-person activities.

Williamson County reports 763 more coronavirus cases and six deaths over holiday weekend. (Community Impact Staff)
OVER THE WEEKEND: Williamson County reports 763 more coronavirus cases, 6 deaths over 4 days

As of July 2, Williamson County had a 32.5% positivity rate, or the rate at which tests return positive, data shows.

Pharmacist Emily Smith opens a cooler for a patient to place their self-swab coronavirus test at a Walmart drive-thru testing site in McKinney on June 29. (Shelby Tauber/The Texas Tribune)
Poll says Texans' hopes for quick return to pre-coronavirus life are fading

Texans remain focused on the coronavirus pandemic and are less optimistic about returning the state to normal quickly, according to polling by the Texas Politics Project at the University of Texas.

Family Emergency Room streamlines COVID-19 testing services for Williamson County residents. (Courtesy CommUnityCare Health Centers)
Family Emergency Room streamlines COVID-19 testing services for Williamson County residents

Williamson County and Family Emergency Room partner to improve free coronavirus testing for county residents.

Beginning July 8, the Pflugerville Public Library will pause its curbside services program due to rising COVID-19 case counts. (Courtesy Pflugerville Public Library)
Pflugerville Public Library pauses curbside services

Beginning July 8, the Pflugerville Public Library will pause its curbside services program due to rising COVID-19 case counts.

"Hutto has been a wonderful place for me and my family in many ways," author Wendy Larson said. "Turning this poem into a book and publishing it, all while supporting local education, is a small way for me to celebrate our growing community." (Courtesy Jillian Schuhl, Sweet Daisies Photography)
In writing 'The Hutto Hippo,' children's author pays it forward to HISD students

“Hutto has been a wonderful place for me and my family in many ways," author Wendy Larson said. "Turning this poem into a book and publishing it, all while supporting local education, is a small way for me to celebrate our growing community.”

Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller recently backed a movement calling for the reopening of winery and distillery tasting rooms and brewery and brewpub taprooms. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Texas Agriculture Commissioner joins voices calling for reopening of tasting rooms, taprooms

In a letter to Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller said demand from distilleries and breweries provides an important revenue stream to the state's farmers.

Round Rock ISD has announced four new principals who will lead district campuses in the 2020-21 school year. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Round Rock ISD names 4 new principals for 2020-21 school year

Round Rock ISD has announced four new principals, who will lead Early College High School, Live Oak Elementary School, Grisham Middle School and Round Rock Opportunity Center in the 2020-21 academic year.