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Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co

Closes in 12 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Knowledgeable and friendly staff.

The tour was informative and the rye was very good. We don’t normally like rye, but found some that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Thorn40
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Simply the best

Probably my favorite tour of the 7-9 we went on. This is a family operation and the owner shared a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jmgx4stl
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St. Louis (Troy) Illinois
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Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company opened in Louisville, Kentucky in 2015, but the distillery's roots extend back to 1889, when their ancestor, Henry Kraver, began distilling bourbon. Corky and Carson Taylor, fourth and fifth generation...more
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120 N 10th St, Louisville, KY 40202-2610
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was informative and the rye was very good. We don’t normally like rye, but found some that were very good. We especially liked the Apple Crisp private label that can only be purchased there. The gift shop had a lot of great merchandise...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Probably my favorite tour of the 7-9 we went on. This is a family operation and the owner shared a lot of cool stories and history with us. My hubby ended up buying a bottle for $130. A little expensive for my tastes but a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our last stop doing some of the Bourbon Trail before heading out of town and my favorite! They have the friendliest staff we encountered and the tour was perfect. It was just us and another couple on our Monday morning tour and guide...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great day to be out and about in downtown Louisville. Peerless Distrillery is a short walk maybe a block down from the Frazier Museum. It is one of the 13 stops on the CRAFT DISTILLERY TRAIL. It's small, and the tour gives your an up...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently stopped at Peerless. Did tasting and was good experience. Looking forward to Bourbon being done. Owner was there and was very nice. Cool experience. Good staff.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They’re Bourbon is coming out in June and we are looking forward to trying it. I liked the whiskey, but the others in my group didn’t care for it. Bottles were pretty pricey, but you have to do what you can to keep the lights...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great stop to at a boutique bourbon. Tour guide was great and really like the historical pieces in the building.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

We went there with co-workers!! The owner introduced us the business and presented his family history (which was awesome!). Then we tour the facility and did the whiskey tasting experience. It was awesome, all the staff were very nice and passionnate!! Absolutely loved the experience!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 6, 2019

Neat craft distillery right in the heart of downtown Louisville. Great tour by Jenna, who really tailored the experience to the individual. All of the products in the tasting were delicious and the retail space was beautifully designed and fully stocked with cool merch. Definitely...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

Kinda off the beaten path but I really wanted to go see the Peerless Rye place. Stand alone brick building with a unique metal and wood decor theme - industrial but dated and worn. There was a big fat cat sleeping in a chair. Place...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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William R
May 29, 2018|
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Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
Paid $330 for three bottles.
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Cmdlcd
April 27, 2018|
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Response from KYAuntBee | Reviewed this property |
There are specific tour times and we did not need a reservation. If you have a large party you may want to call to coordinate that. Enjoy your tour! One of the best!
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Steve N
April 8, 2017|
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Response from KyPeerless | Property representative |
Steve, Peerless Straight Rye Whiskey is currently available for purchase at the Peerless Distillery. You will also receive a tasting of Peerless Rye as part of the tour. Bourbon to come soon! Feel free to reach out to us... More
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