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Address: 212 Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Phone Number: +1 970-799-3206
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A Distillery and Tasting Room for Montanya Distillers, a working rum...

A Distillery and Tasting Room for Montanya Distillers, a working rum distillery in Crested Butte, Colorado. Open daily for cocktails, appetizers, bottle and merchandise purchases, distillery tours, free tastings, and more.

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Best Rum in the World? Yep!

Such a hidden gem. THE BEST rum! The Oro and Exclusive are to die for! Delicious tapas and such an awesome staff!

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 18, 2015
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Denver
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Denver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

Such a hidden gem. THE BEST rum! The Oro and Exclusive are to die for! Delicious tapas and such an awesome staff!

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Thank Erik K
Crested Butte, Colorado
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

I'm addicted to this place. From the gorgeous copper distillery upstairs that anyone is invited to tour (wood fired--just cool to see and watch) to the amazing 'small plates' which are not small at all but are a real meal that are so easy to share, they can can be so affordable. If you don't want something heavy and expensive... More 

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Thank Anne M
Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Stumbled upon this charming place by chance. Loved the people working there, they make top shelf rum, fantastic cocktails, and small-plate style food is available. The food was amazing. You can walk up to the second story loft and see the stills. We even met the chemist who was distilling and she was friendly and fun to talk to. Very... More 

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Thank Skipper44
Lawrence, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We love Montanya! Wonderful drinks, delicious appetizers and friendly staff! Also, all of their drink recipes are on there website. Our favorite drink is the "Cuban Daiquiri".

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3 Thank Lois U
Crested Butte, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

You may wonder about rum being distilled in the mountains, since you normally think of this happening in the tropics where the sugar is grown. Well, the people at Montanya will tell you that the water is key, and it's easier to bring the sugar to the water than vise versa. I agree! The rum is excellent and they have... More 

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2 Thank SnowShoeLady
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

We stopped in on our way to dinner and tried the rum. I had the dark while my husband had the the light. They both were yummy. Nice place with outdoor seating. The have food also. Every drink is crafted from scratch. Very good!

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Thank Maria D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

What a fun way to spend a rainy afternnoon in the mountains! When our hike got rained out we headed into town and did some rum sampling and had some great appetizers. They gave us a quick tour of the place and we chalked it up to a great afternoon afterall!

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Thank Mkctulsa
Norman, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014 via mobile

We love the Rum from here. The distillery is great and has a great tapas menu and rum tastings. We got several bottles to take home. Will definitely go back on next visit

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Thank Kristin L
new mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

We frequent the Montanya in Silverton since we live fairly close and we absolutely LOVE it there. This summer we visited this location in Crested Butte for the first time and it did not disappoint. So much attention and detail has been put into this place and you can tell it is a work of love. The atmosphere is beautiful... More 

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Thank Roamy
Denver, CO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

On a recommendation from the resort check in staff, we planned to visit Montanya mid afternoon for a free tour and tasting. The tour was laid-back and informative. The tasting was a treat. We wiled away the better part of the afternoon with several tasty re-imagined recipes (a rum of fashioned?!? Yes!!) and yummy culinary offerings. Everyone back home is... More 

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