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Key West First Legal Rum Distillery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Amazing Rum Tasting in the middle of Key West(Free)

This free experience at Key West "First Legal Rum Distillery" is one of the best I had in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Luxury T
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Los Angeles, California
Educational and fun

I highly recommend this tour it is very interesting and fun, I got to talk to the owner and head... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bheath1461
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White Plains, Maryland
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Free Tour's at 12pm, 1pm ,3pm and 4pm Monday thru Friday (Saturday 1&3pm) (SUNDAY AT 3pm) and now Free MOJITO CLASS Monday thru Saturday at 4:30!Key wests first craft distillery in history for the Florida keys . Free rum tastings and tours are...more
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105 Simonton St, Key West, FL 33040-6626
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This free experience at Key West "First Legal Rum Distillery" is one of the best I had in the Caribbeans and the best part it's free. Chelsea welcomed us and did the tasting for us and for the children she gave juice. She was amazing....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Luxury T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this tour it is very interesting and fun, I got to talk to the owner and head distiller they explain the process from beginning to the end very hands on. We tried all 11 rums and a tequila for $10 and you...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank bheath1461
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chelsea the rum guide was a delightful guide through the rum tasting. Take the tour but pay for the rum tasting.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank robertmC336ZF
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fun tasting of 11 rums with the purchase of a shot glass ($10- $20). We particularly enjoyed the aged and unfiltered rum. The coffee rum was surprisingly good as well. Tasting took about twenty minutes and was well worth the cost of the shot glass....More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank firegirlnome
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This distillery is not a really big building, so it was a little crowded, but our guide was highly entertaining. In addition to telling us about the process of making rum, he gave us a lot of history about rum in Key West. The tasting...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Dave K
Reviewed October 8, 2019

If you want a fun and energetic group of people to talk to you about rum.....well, this is the place. The tour is FREE! You can try a shot of rum for FREE or you can buy a shot glass and try all 11 rums...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Hunterin P
Reviewed October 7, 2019 via mobile

Quite the hoot, grand fun! Stopped by to look around and spent 45 minutes tasting rum. Can’t get better than that. The first taste is free. If you wish to try them all, multiple versions of rum, yum, it is $10 dollars. Small price for...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Cavydad
Reviewed October 3, 2019 via mobile

We stopped in by chance and ended up in a free tour. Richard was knowledgeable as well as hilarious. He made the tour interesting, and we learned some new facts about rum. We also received a free taste testing, and my husband took the mojito...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jennifersT4106WR
Reviewed October 1, 2019 via mobile

Rum the old fashioned way using the best sugar from sugar cane...what can I say...especially the Raw unfiltered aged in oak barrels thrown into the waters off Key West, dried then add the rum into the salt encrusted barrels! It’s a very small operation that...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Don042053
Reviewed September 26, 2019 via mobile

We made this the last stop at the end of a long day. We opted for the $10 tasting and souvenir tasting glass and were able to taste 11 rums and 1 tequila. My favorites were the Raw and Uncut as well as the Glazed...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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MILE-ZEROa1a
March 17, 2019|
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Response from Nickintinos | Reviewed this property |
can't answer.. i usually drink straight rum
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767chrisf
October 28, 2018|
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Response from Paul M | Property representative |
20 minutes, Mojito class is about 30
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KBruffy
September 20, 2018|
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Response from TwoWheelsOnly | Reviewed this property |
We live in state and always drive down, so bringing it home isn't a problem, but in the event that they don't (and I would imagine they do), you can purchase online.
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