Can I use my own botanicals with the T500? Kelsey October 20, 2020 13:43 Updated Follow You sure can. We advise; Keeping the botanicals whole and do not suggest grinding down Make sure the botanical basket isn't packed to the brim (max 70g) Ensure that there isn't much fine powder in the basket Related articles How much gin will one pack of Still Spirits Gin Botanicals make? What is glycerine? How to Video - T500 - Making a Wash How to make Brandy in the T500 Which still should I use?