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Forty Creek Distillery

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Great Distillery Detour in Ontario

On my way from Toronto to Niagara Falls, I noticed a sign for Forty Creek Distillery as I was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sean G
Dallas, Texas
40 Creek is the Best

I'm not a big drinker by any means, but I must admit I really enjoy the honey spike blended with a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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297 South Service Rd, Grimsby, Ontario L3M 1Y6, Canada
+1 800-694-6798 ext. 27
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On my way from Toronto to Niagara Falls, I noticed a sign for Forty Creek Distillery as I was passing through Grimsby. I'm glad I had a few minutes on my hand, and was able to make the detour for a visit. Very friendly staff....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sean G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not a big drinker by any means, but I must admit I really enjoy the honey spike blended with a coke.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank wjphoto
Reviewed October 1, 2018

We were on our way to Niagara Falls and did not have time to do the tour, however they did have a very well stocked in store bar. The barman was very knowledgeable of their product and was very help full in picking out a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JacobOliver
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Not only is the tour fun and interesting, but the Whiskeys and other spirits are simply the best. Once you try their Irish cream you may never drink Baileys again.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Golfingphantom
Reviewed August 1, 2018

I only had a few minutes to stop in on my way to Toronto. I will definately be back. Friendly people and a great product. I have been to distillaries in Scotland and Ireland and it reminds me of them

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

If you would like to surprise a friend with something special on the way to Niagara Falls or Niagara on the Lake stop by Forty Creek Distillery and pick up a bottle O Canada this is a liquor made from Maple syrup, a bit sweet...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ErnestoChe1946
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Stopped here the Saturday of Easter weekend, we had arrived late in the day around closing time and were greeted warmly by Nathaniel. Stepped into the nicely organized storefront and tried out some fabulous whisky at the tasting bar. They have quite the line up...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Rhys F
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed an enjoyable tour (Guide was Nathanial)...it was informative and enjoyable. Was looking forward to it for some time and it didn’t disappoint.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank KarenpTORONTO
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

I’m not a whisky drinker but this was well worth the visit. The tour was good!! The samples were great. The girl doing the tour knew her stuff. Even found some new favourite drinks! Some of their products are only sold at the distillery. Worth...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank pdotgirl_6
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

We've been in loads of distillery tours in the US and Canada and have to day Ali's tour of Forty Creek was one of our favourites so far. Free tour, funny and knowledgeable guide, and the walk through she gave for the sampling was excellent....More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Jenna B
January 5, 2017|
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Response from Eve S | Reviewed this property |
When we went there was no limit on the amount of samples - We had rented a Limo for the day because we did Wine touring for the day so if you are doing that I would suggest a DD to enjoy the trip to its fullest
August 11, 2016|
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Response from Scooter0121 | Reviewed this property |
Its apprx 45min.....good tour though....another idea...also...for a super nice winery to visit, not far from 40 creek....Meglomaniacs..its built into the top of a small mountain..great views...beautiful winery to... More