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Smooth Ambler Distillery

745 Industrial Park Road, Maxwelton, WV 24957
+1 304-497-3123
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Superb experience, wonderful staff, tasty liquors!

My daughter (22 y/o) and I stopped in to Smooth Ambler on our way home from northern WV. I had read... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fairfield, Ohio
Amazing drink and wonderful people!

My husband an I, out for a long weekend made it a point to stop at this distillery. We have been... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cindy W
Eleanor, West Virginia
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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 conjunction with natural resources of the region: high-valley mountain air, natural waters, ideal temperature variations and friendly folks. These elements combined with a hands-on, grain-to-glass distilling, cutting and filtering process create a truly remarkable drink best enjoyed one slow sip at a time. It is a fact that Smooth Ambler Spirits are now produced at the highest and purest level possible anywhere in the world.
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745 Industrial Park Road, Maxwelton, WV 24957
+1 304-497-3123
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter (22 y/o) and I stopped in to Smooth Ambler on our way home from northern WV. I had read great things here so, being a fan of good bourbon, we decided to hit up the place for a tour. We were greeted with...More

Thank figdan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband an I, out for a long weekend made it a point to stop at this distillery. We have been to many distilleries in the past, i.e., the Kentucky bourbon trail, the wine and cidery trails through the Bue Ridge Parkway, but there aren't...More

Thank Cindy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this distillery by accident when we searched Google to help us find an alternative to our original Greenbrier Trail bike riding plans, since the weather report said rain ALL DAY. Both my husband & I actually said "we're glad it rained" --...More

Thank winchela
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by the distillery on our way home from bike racing at Snowshoe. Val & the staff were great hosts. I already knew their "Old Scout" & "Contradiction" are terrific, but seeing the distillery & meeting the friendly folks behind the brand was truly a...More

Thank ToccoaRiverTrails
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Had a great time doing a tasting at the distillery and left with 4 amazing bottles. The gentleman (Mason?) who was at the counter was helpful, friendly, knowledgeable, and did a great job.

Thank slouchinflorida
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

I'm more of a scotch drinker, but I walked away with a nice bottle of American Bourbon. They have free tours and Harris and Brandon know their stuff. The tour was very personal and informative. What I learned is these guys are passionate about making...More

Thank JT03
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

I had sampled the Old Scout brand of bourbon before visiting Smooth Ambler but had no idea the variety of spirits they are responsible for. The tasting room was quaint and well stocked and the staff was extremely knowledgeable and personable. Well worth the drive...More

Thank Brandon E
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

We had such a great experience visiting and tasting yesterday! We will be looking for your label back in PA! Loved the Old Scout and the American Whiskey. All the staff was awesome. We come to Virginia every year. We will be back.

Thank Pam B
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in today for part of my birthday trip to Lewisburg...can't recommend it enough! We had a personal tour of the facilities and a great tasting. These guys know what they're doing and I can say that with several years of bourbon "experience" under my...More

Thank Matthew K
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

Our group of 26 had a very nice evening at Smooth Ambler. To move things along, they broke us into 2 groups, 1 starting with the tour and 1 with tastings. The tour was quite interesting with the guide showing his knowledge with some detailed...More

Thank Andy4WV
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