About the company
Formula of success
Ensuring an undeniable quality of Ukrainian alcohol
Over 200 years of experience in the perfection and manufacture of vodka products.
Manufacturing of the vodka products at the Hetman plant is based on a unique combination of modern technologies with the advanced inventions of our technologists, which allows creating high-quality alcohol.
We have repeatedly confirmed the quality of Ukrainian alcohol as a national product in the world arena, taking high levels on European markets and meeting all the world's standards.
The history of the plant,
of which we are proud
For achievements in the production of high-quality products, the distillery obtained the title of the royal privileged regional factory, which supplied alcohol to the royal courts.
The Lviv factory became the first producer of alcohol, whose products were delivered daily by plane to Paris, Vienna, and Prague.
The "Hetman" brand was registered in Ukraine. The name of the company provisioned a combination of high-quality products and features of the historical and cultural heritage.
LLC "R&D Enterprise Hetman" was founded at the Lviv plant. The capacity of the enterprise exceeds 3.5 million bottles per month.
The Hetman plant sets new modern technological lines and begins to manufacture products for the well-known brands and factories of Ukraine, such as Morosha, Starytskyi & Levytskyi, Zapadenka, Banderivka.
Hetman became the leader in Ukraine for the net income received from the sale of vodka products; the enterprise received the golden award of the National Business Rating in Ukraine among large and medium enterprises according to the indicator of financial and economic activity "Net income from sales" according to the main activity of the classifier of economic activities 11.01 - Distillation, rectification, and mixing of alcoholic beverages.
We launched and brought to the market the TM "President" and TM "Monopoliia" premium class vodka.
- Modern technological lines of production.
- Introduction of the newest HACCP system, which guarantees the production of safe products and the quality of ingredients.
- The unique alcohol structuring technology provides a "hangover-free" effect and is the key to an easy morning.
- Vodka production technology for 21 days provides a harmonious combination of water and alcohol, in order to enrich the organoleptic properties of vodka.
- Five-stage water purification based on the usage of rock crystal
- High-quality alcohol of the "Lux" class
- Own laboratories with state-of-the-art equipment and involvement of the best specialists and technologists in the field of vodka products.
- The use of natural ingredients for the manufacture of flavored alcohols and infusions of own production.
01. Preparation of ingredients for the production process
Own laboratories with state-of-the-art equipment and the involvement of the best specialists and technologists in the field of alcoholic beverages enable R&D Enterprise Hetman to check all the components to match the qualitative indicators in order to obtain a high-quality product promptly and with high precision.
02. Water and water-alcohol solution filtration.
High-quality coal filters with silicon allow preparing water and water-alcohol solutions for the production process. Vodka is filtered by a modern system based on the use of mountain crystal.
03. Ingredients & Flavors.
An ingredient that makes vodka excellent and unique is the aromatic alcohol. For this purpose, our technologists use aromatic alcohol and extracts of their own production. For some varieties, our specialists select the best Carpathians honey pollen, royal jelly, fruits, inflorescences, and herbs.
04. Quality control system.
LLC “RPE “Hetman” can guarantee the production of safe products due to quality control based on the HACCP system. HACCP ( Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point) —
a system of risk analysis, hazard factors and critical point control. This system is scientific and guarantees the production of safe products by identifying and controlling hazardous factors.
Awards and certificates
History and personalities always accompany fame and rewards.
The "Hetman" Distillery confirms this fact because it is located on the territory of the oldest distillery of Galicia, the founder of which is the Bachevsky family. Bachevsky Company was one of the first to introduce a double process of distillation of alcohol, thanks to which it received much more tender and transparent liquor and vodka than other brands. As a result, the company gained popularity and the right to the prestigious stamp "Imperial eagle" from the imperial court, and then the right to be titled "Supplier of imperial and royal courts". One of the prominent figures in the history of the Gorilchanstvo is Józef Adam Bachevsky, who started exporting Lviv alcohol to Europe.
During the existence of the plant, the vodka of our production is the winner in a wide variety of nominations and competitions, and the world-class tasters admitted its unique taste, quality, and peculiarities. The gallery of our fame is littered with numerous diplomas, awards, prizes, and nominations, and the high quality of the production is confirmed by certificates.