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Whidbey Island Distillery

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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This is a "don't miss" opportunity!

I stopped in to purchase some holiday gifts & Bev was as gracious and entertaining as if I had... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Diane W
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Orange County, California
Tour on 11/05/18

Thank you so much, Michelle. Your knowledge in helping us understand the distilling process to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
S K
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Tacoma, Washington
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Whidbey Island Distillery is a family owned business run by three generations of the Heising family. We set out in 2009 to make distilled spirits on Washington's own Whidbey Island, and in September 2011 we sold the first bottle of our Loganberry...more
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3466 Craw Rd, Langley, Whidbey Island, WA 98260-9505
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped in to purchase some holiday gifts & Bev was as gracious and entertaining as if I had wandered into her home. The liqueurs and whiskey are deliciously wonderful! The atmosphere is cozy. The prices are right. Make a point of stopping in, tasting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Diane W
Beverly H, Owner at Whidbey Island Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Diane, It was a pleasure to meet you Diane!!! Thanks for your positive review and letting us know how we are doing. See you again soon. Cheers, Bev

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much, Michelle. Your knowledge in helping us understand the distilling process to make rye whiskey was awesome. Thanks again for the free tasting to help celebrate being newlyweds. Sandra & Karl

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank S K
Beverly H, Owner at Whidbey Island Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sandra and Karl, Thanks for taking the time to review us and giving us your positive feedback. Congratulations on your marriage and letting us be a part of your celebration. We look forward to your next visit! Cheers, Bev Heising Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fabulous tour & learned the history of the distillery in addition to tasting their delicious berry liquers and whiskey. Worth a visit if you're in the Langley area.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ckb7063
Beverly H, Owner at Whidbey Island Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking time to review us and help spread the word. Glad you enjoyed your tour, tasting and overall experience. Cheers, Bev Heising Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a blast!! Its a small place but the staff is fun and entertaining! Their liquor is delicious!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nadera P
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

I found out about this distillery from a flyer at a local restaurant. I noticed that this distillery offered a Rye Whiskey and I had just started thinking about rye whiskeys, so I decided to check out this distillery. It's an incredibly small operation but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robert
Beverly H, Owner at Whidbey Island Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Hi Robert, Thanks so much for sharing both your experience and and reviewing our products. I am glad you hear you liked the Boysenberry Liqueurs, we are releasing an oaked version the the Boysenberry Liqueur in a couple of weeks and hope you get the...More

Reviewed October 15, 2018

The Whidbey Island distillery is a tiny (I think 5 person) family run distillery that makes some of the best fruit liquors I have tasted in my life, hands down. I almost always stop by when I'm on Whidbey to pick up a bottle or...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Julia N
Beverly H, Owner at Whidbey Island Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Thank you so much for taking your time out to review our distillery. We are always happy to hear from our return customers and also for your help in spreading the word to your friends,family and others. We look forward to your next visit and...More

Reviewed October 15, 2018

This is not your typical distillery. Enjoy the brief tour and then taste the delicious liqueurs and rye whiskey. Love this local business. We frequently bring guests to enjoy the place as well. Staff are always friendly and knowledgeable.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark W
Beverly H, Owner at Whidbey Island Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review our distillery and products and getting the word out to others. Return customers and bringing your guests is vital to the success of our small business. Thanks again for your support. Cheers, Bev Heising Owner

Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed learning about their unique process and tasting their delicious liquors. Thanks for supporting the local community’s agriculture in all your ventures!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Beth S
Beverly H, Owner at Whidbey Island Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review us and for acknowledging our use of Washington grown products and your appreciation for our process. We look forward to your next visit! Cheers, Bev Heising Owner

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We visited the distillery. If was a really nice tour for a micro-distillery. We were very impressed with the technology and really enjoyed the tour and the tasting.If you’re on Whidbey Island we strongly recommend that you stop by for a visit

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bengarber
Beverly H, Owner at Whidbey Island Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisory and recommending us to others. Cheers, Bev Heising Owner

Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

A small family run business in a hard to find venue. Free tasting and explanations were helpful in choosing liquor and jams Worthwhile stop and will carry home our bottles since they only sell in Washington State

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jjdaily
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rogerl925
December 13, 2017|
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Response from IslandBoy246 | Reviewed this property |
The mailing address for the owners of the distillery is: Beverly and Steven Heising 3466 Craw Road Langley, WA 98260
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vbstaley
August 26, 2017|
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Response from WhidbeyDistillery | Property representative |
Hi, Sorry it took so long to get back to you. We are unable to ship to other states but there is a liquor store that we can put you in touch with to see if the send to your state. We look forward to you visit. Please feel... More
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Maui88
July 9, 2017|
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Response from jheising | Property representative |
Thank you for the question Maui88! Technically all distilled spirits (regardless of their base/mash) are considered gluten free after distillation. Unfortunately I can't post links here, but a Google search for "distilled... More
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