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Barrel House Distillery

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Fantastic Staff! Fantastic!!! Super friendly, fun and knowledgeable! Great little gift shop and... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
A9809CVmelissag
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Barnesville, Pennsylvania
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Small batch distillery with quite a history.

Stopped by to sample some of their spirits. They have quite a few offerings: bourbon, rum and... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
678karlaw
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Distillery on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour offering Tours, Tastings, Gift Shop/Visitor Center and full service Tavern with Cocktails, Local Beers on Tap, Wine and food coming March 1, 2018!
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1200 Manchester St, Lexington, KY 40504-1129
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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic Staff! Fantastic!!! Super friendly, fun and knowledgeable! Great little gift shop and tasting room. 2 rescue cats live on premises are sweet and friendly. Good little tour and great tasting product. Attached to Elkhorn tavern!

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Reviewed July 31, 2018

Stopped by to sample some of their spirits. They have quite a few offerings: bourbon, rum and shine. The shine and rum that are aged in the oak barrel are very smooth! Chad the tour guide stopped by to say hello, super nice guy. Didn't...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Small and very simplistic. Reviewd and gone begore normal crowd hit. It was nice and had samples. Over 21

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

I love supporting local industry when I travel. It's especially fun when the support involves libations! The Barrel House Distilling Company is a small distillery that has created an amazingly smooth vodka, & white & dark moonshine. It's rum is absolutely delicious too. We were...More

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Barrel_House, Owner at Barrel House Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Thank you all so much, appreciate you stopping by and spending some time here. We enjoyed having visiting with y'all.

Reviewed May 11, 2018

This was a pleasant surprise to the bourbon trail. Great to support a small craft distillery! Impressive & charming what Barrel House is producing.

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Reviewed May 7, 2018

We had a little more time left on our tour and stopped here on the fly. The tour guide was the most entertaining of the day and I thought the kitties calling the place home were pretty cute. This distillery is located in a strip...More

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Barrel_House, Owner at Barrel House Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Thanks Abby! Come back and see us again soon.

Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

$5/person tour last about 30-40 minutes. Best part is the samples and stories. Connected to the Elkhorn bar where you can get full bar service and small menu of food.

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Barrel_House, Owner at Barrel House Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2018

Thanks for visiting and for the great review!

Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Chad does a great short tour and tasting of all products. Their own bourbon label comes out in July so if you're tasting bourbon, wait till then. Otherwise you get vodka, moonshine and rum ... all very good, but I'm a bourbon girl!More

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Barrel_House, General Manager at Barrel House Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2018

Thanks for the great review. Chad is a great guide. Just to clarify we released our award winning RockCastle Bourbon in 2015 and will be releasing Batch 6 this spring. Unfortunately it sells out quickly. We will also have a new bourbon, Barrel House Select...More

Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Very very very good yours tasting! Very nice people and great social experience. You get to try a bunch of different drinks.

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Barrel_House, Owner at Barrel House Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

Thanks Jesse!

Reviewed January 23, 2018

Looking for something to do last weekend I decided to see what distilleries were open. I got a big surprise at this one. While it is somewhat small compared to the big boys (Makers Mark, Evan Williams, etc.) it was impactful. The tour guide made...More

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Barrel_House, Owner at Barrel House Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2018

Thanks for the great review Dewayne! Come back and see us soon.

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