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We are a small craft distillery nestled in the beautiful Cardrona valley . We produce traditional hand made spirits from malted barley, the time honoured way. We welcome you to come and visit us for a guided tour and tastings so we can share our...more
Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
2125 Cardrona Valley Road, Cardrona 9382, New Zealand
All reviews orange liqueur single malt gin and vodka great gin lovely tasting free tasting taste testing lovely hosts barrel room fascinating tour tasting session well worth the stop cheese platter distilling process an interesting place to visit staff were so friendly whole process
Kenny - what can I say?... He is simply brilliant at holding the attention of a large group of people with a fascinating talk about the wonderful distillery past, present and future. Amazing recall for names and a very humorous presentation. The Distillery tour is...More
We drove through Cardrona on our way to Wanaka and happened upon the bra fence. That took us to the distillery and it felt like divine intervention. It's worth the drive just for this. They say their spirits are among the best in the world...More
Special treat visit from friends. Distillery tour and subsequent tasting. Striking location and expansive fit out. Cars kept at a good distance. Kenny our guide was great, the tour (small groups only) was informative and the tasting fun. The vodka and gin are great.
I stopped here once on my way towards Wanaka. Very friendly and proud staff which will give you a taste or their vodka, gin and two liquors (when I visited). They had east imperial tonic for mixing your own gin & tonic which was a...More
I planned a visit as a surprise for my boyfriend who has actually never been to distillery before. The staff and environment is astonishing, I believe Daniel (?) took the distillery's hospitality above and beyond and over an hour long tour will seem like 10...More
If you love your Gin, this is certainly the best I have tasted.
If you love Orange Liqueur, this is awesome.
I'm not a huge Vodka fan but certainly, this one is quality.
Really can't wait for the malt whisky release.
Linda was our guide...More
Descending Crown Range Road to the picturesque gold rush era village of Cardrona, we were surprised to find a snappy new distillery right across from the famous old hotel and school, last remnants of those heady times. It looked interesting, so we decided on the...More
We did one of the distillery tours after a recommendation and it did not disappoint. One of our group has mobility issues so couldn’t go upstairs to see the distilling pots but Jose our guide brought as much downstairs and did the tour to include...More
We were driving by and saw the sign so had to stop and have a look. We have spent time in boutique distilleries all around the world and we have found that they all offer unique and well crafted products. We weren’t disappointed, the vodka...More