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Mississippi River Distilling Company

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Address: 303 North Cody Road, Le Claire, IA 52753
Phone Number: 563.484.4342
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12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: LeClaire, Iowa. It's a special place. A place where life on the land is...
LeClaire, Iowa. It's a special place. A place where life on the land is intimately married to the flow of the waters. For centuries, people here have looked to the water for a sense of calm, a spirit of enjoyment and a connection to a heritage that is uniquely their own.That marriage of land and water is now embodied in a different kind of spirit. The Mississippi River Distilling Company hand craft Vodka, Gin, Whiskey, and Specialty Spirits slow and pure near the banks of the Mississippi River. Born from the finest grains, harvested just up the hill from the distillery. It’s a spirit born of land and water that draws each of us curiously back to a different era. Made for you, not for for the masses.
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The current batch of mustard was available for sale while supply lasted. The supply only lasted about 1 hour. The mustard is aged in whiskey barrels to enhanse the flavor, and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 5, 2015
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Colorado Springs
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The current batch of mustard was available for sale while supply lasted. The supply only lasted about 1 hour. The mustard is aged in whiskey barrels to enhanse the flavor, and it's amazing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

We do not drink but this was an extended family outing and we enjoyed it very much. Distilling is interesting and time consuming. They had samples and we did taste a couple. The honey one (haha) is the best!

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Union, Nebraska
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

My husband LOVED this stop on our trip. Friendly folks, great information and tasting. Came home with several bottles of their goods.

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Kankakee, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

My boyfriend and myself were there yesterday March 28 and really enjoyed the tour and tastings afterwards! Garrett was very nice and was a pleasure to talk to. I'm sure we will visit again! Thanks!

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Newton, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

My husband and I came here on Monday, March 23, while in town to see the Freedom Rock, located not too far from this establishment! We were met by Garret, one of the owners, and from the getgo, we felt at ease and knew we were in for a treat. He explained the whole process in excellent detail and even... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This is a very small distillery but very nice. The tour was free and very informative and you got free samples of there product. I will go back next time I'm in town.

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Grandview, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This is one GREAT distillery! Ryan and Garret Burchett and all the crew there have a wonderful addition to the downtown of LeClaire, Iowa. Can't wait to come up for "first Friday" when the new veranda is open. Also fabulous products! I just love the Honey Whiskey!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

This place was really nice. But was kind of distracted by other people coming in and out of the store. Also as the person was giving the tour, some of the employees just stared at you. Felt kind of uncomfortable.

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Durham, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We were on a 44 hour road trip and decided to make a few adjustments so that we could stop in at this distillery. We arrived just as they opened which allowed us to ask a bunch of questions and have a private tasting. There was not one taste that we had the pucker face. We even liked the gin... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We went to this distillery while passing through Le Claire. The owners are extremely proud of their place and product and should be! It is beautiful, the product is great and it's all from the heartland! I love that everything they use to make their products is local from the grain to the barrels! Very cool worth stopping. The tour... More 

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