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Smooth Ambler Distillery

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great Tour for Bourbon Lovers

Knowing we would be attending a meeting at The Greenbrier, I scheduled a tour at Smooth Ambler for... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2019
arhl
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Charleston WV
Gotta go!!

Take the tour!! Great people with a great story and a great product. A must visit within range of... read more

Reviewed December 15, 2018
Cary W
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Smooth Ambler produces fine artisan spirits by combining patient Appalachian know-how with the finest of American ingredients. Located in the rural Greenbrier Valley of West Virginia, Smooth Ambler uses state-of-the-art distillery equipment in...more
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745 Industrial Park Road, Maxwelton, WV 24957
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Reviewed January 3, 2019

Knowing we would be attending a meeting at The Greenbrier, I scheduled a tour at Smooth Ambler for 12-15 people. The Smooth Ambler staff is very professional, knowledgeable and accommodating. Personally, my husband and I have now been on 4 distillery tours. This one is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank arhl
John L, Owner at Smooth Ambler Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2019

Thank you for your support!

Reviewed December 31, 2018

We make our annual pilgrimage to Smooth Ambler every December from NC. Its nestled around an airport and some industrial buildings but there are beautiful West Virginia rolling hills all around. Once inside you are greeted by friendly staff and get to sit down for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

Take the tour!! Great people with a great story and a great product. A must visit within range of the Greenbrier properties

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cary W
John L, Owner at Smooth Ambler Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2018

Thanks Cary!

Reviewed December 3, 2018

My family and I stayed at The Greenbrier for the weekend. We decided to visit Smooth Ambler on a rainy Saturday. (It’s just a 15-17 min drive from the hotel) We had the BEST time! Val led us thru a tasting. She’s very knowledgeable, fun...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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John L, Owner at Smooth Ambler Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2018

Thank you for the excellent review and thank you for your support. Val and Courtney, and everyone in the tasting room, are wonderful. We're lucky to have such great people working with us.

Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

We came to Lewisburg to visit my parents for Thanksgiving and looking for some fun the day after my father mentioned that we should visit the smooth ambler distillery. We opted to do the tour and tasting and it was a awesome experience, we got...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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John L, Owner at Smooth Ambler Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2018

Thank you for the great review and for your support. Hope you got plenty to eat at Thanksgiving!

Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here to get some gifts for Holidays and found the staff to be very knowledgeable, kind and helpful ! Came in right before closing and they were still pleasant and helpful- didn’t appear to be in a hurry and gave advice. The room was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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John L, Owner at Smooth Ambler Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2018

Thank you for the support and the great review.

Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

Visited this small batch distillery and was pleasantly surprised by the tasting room and knowledgeable and cool staff. Great spirits both inside the bottle and out! Totally worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
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John L, Owner at Smooth Ambler Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2018

Thank you for the nice review and for your support!

Reviewed November 6, 2018

We stopped by on a rainy Friday afternoon and could have spent the rest of the day at this cozy distillery tasting room. It wasn’t crowded mid-afternoon, so we were rewarded with Courtney’s undivided attention. This was our first visit to a distillery, and we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

My niece, husband and I all tasted “ Contradiction “ bourbon and were impressed with it. We learned the distillery was close by in Lewisburg WV, so we drove over there yesterday. We were greeted by Courtney who made us feel immediately welcome. She reviewed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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John L, Owner at Smooth Ambler Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review and we're happy to hear the Greenbrier staff sent you our way. Enjoy the spirits!

Reviewed November 1, 2018

Not long ago, I tried Smooth Ambler whiskies for the first time. I instantly fell in love. So when I went to see family and found out it was just a 3 hour drive from the distillery, I made it a point to go and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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John L, Owner at Smooth Ambler Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

That's one heck of a nice review. Thank you! We feel honored. - John Little

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Response from I9732VBroberth | Reviewed this property |
It is available online as far as I know
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James W
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Response from John L | Property representative |
James, I'm not sure where you are located, but we're available in 35 states now. Contradiction and American Whiskey are available in most markets. The Single Barrel may be what you are referring to. It's a limited release... More
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