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“Nice place to to visit but.....beware of buying”
Review of Firefly Distillery

Firefly Distillery
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Owner description: Firefly Distillery is South Carolina's first and largest distillery. Firefly Distillery is home to Firefly Sweet Tea Vodka, the original sweet tea vodka, and many more southern specialties. Current product lines include vodkas, rums, bourbon, liqueurs, and moonshines. Guests are welcome Tue-Sat 11am-5pm for tastings, closed January. Feel free to bring your own lunch and have a picnic on our grounds, perhaps after enjoying a wine tasting from Irvin~House Vineyards which is located on the same property. Every Saturday the distillery hosts Sippin' Saturdays with live music and tasty local food for sale. Come taste the South and enjoy a casual laid back atmosphere!
Brick, New Jersey
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Nice place to to visit but.....beware of buying”
Reviewed October 20, 2013 via mobile

We enjoyed our stop there on our vacation. There are animals to check out for the kids. We tasted products in the distillery and did the wine tasting also. Altogether between gift shop products, the wine and distillery products we spent almost×200. I bought two bottles of their lemonade vodka. The employee explained that it is freshly made and should be used by date on the bottle or put in the freezer. The date was 8/22. Recently aI went to give a bottle to a friend and noticed a lot of sediment on the bottom and floating around. Ten days ago I went on their website and realized there is not a contact number. I left a message on their email page. I still haven't received a response. A local friend found a phone number. I called and left a message. No answer.

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Sara L, Manager at Firefly Distillery, responded to this review, October 23, 2013
Glad we were able to chat earlier this week and clear up your concerns! be sure to come back again for more lemonade and to check on the animals! Cheers!
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Dracut, Massachusetts
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 19, 2013 via mobile

Nice drive through the country! The Firefly products were delicious and the employees polite and knowledgeable. I will be looking for their products at home.

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Riverside, California
Level 6 Contributor
1,075 reviews
312 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 302 helpful votes
Reviewed September 21, 2013

A nice drive through the country to visit a combination winery and "distillery." Nice shaded location with plenty of parking under the trees. Small animal farm for the kids, Live music and snacks. For $6 you try five Firefly products,

Visited September 2013
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Brooklyn, New York
Level 5 Contributor
64 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“You've got to try this”
Reviewed September 18, 2013

We squeezed in a late afternoon tasting after visiting the Charleston Tea Plantation. Watch out for the understated entrance sign, but once you're on the property, you know you're going to have a good time. Drive past the vineyard, park under the pines, and head on into the rustic cabin to try some local hooch. Our server was as nice as she could be, and gave us great suggestions on changing around our selections once she had a sense of what we liked. Just sorry that we couldn't come back for one of their Saturday afternoon cookouts. This is a fun place!

Visited September 2013
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Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Firefly is awesome!”
Reviewed September 17, 2013 via mobile

This is a fun place to see and the spirits are tasty too. Definitely an "adults only" venue and you have to want to come here. Everything is $20 and you are limited to 3 bottles. We will be back!

Visited September 2013
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