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Urban Distilleries + Winery

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Great spot hidden in the warehouse district!

Although it is close to the downtown area, this distillery is a little off the beaten path but so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janice_2012_12
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Edmonton, Canada
The Wandering Winos expand into Spirits!

Rory gave us a great tour of the distillery; thoroughly explaining each step of their process. He... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Claire S
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Edmonton, Alberta
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Urban Distilleries is British Columbia's First Craft Distillery and now winery in the central Okanagan; a small batch micro-distillery producing top-shelf, award winning Okanagan Gin with lavender and apple, Vodkas, Espresso Vodka, naturally infused...more
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325 Bay Ave | #6, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 7S3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although it is close to the downtown area, this distillery is a little off the beaten path but so worthwhile to visit! Our tour guide, Rory, was very passionate about his role in the distillery process and explained each step thoroughly. We even got to...More

Thank Janice_2012_12
Kayla S, Manager at Urban Distilleries + Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We are thrilled that you had such a great experience! Its fun to let our guests get some hands on time when the opportunity presents itself :). Cheers, Kayla

Reviewed 1 week ago

Rory gave us a great tour of the distillery; thoroughly explaining each step of their process. He was knowledgeable, funny and entertaining. We even bottled some of the gin! The spirits tasting was excellent and we highly recommend visiting Urban Distilleries on your next wine...More

Thank Claire S
Kayla S, Manager at Urban Distilleries + Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Claire and Dale! Glad you enjoyed yourselves! We appreciate the recommendation :). Cheers, Kayla

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great stop on a rainy Monday. Had the Hail Caesar & Sweet Nothings Tasting Flights, sooo yummy. Ask Rory to make you a Caesar with their Peri Peri and Dill Pickle vodkas - unbelievable! ❤️💕 We will be back! Edmonton gals

Thank mgiesen
Kayla S, Manager at Urban Distilleries + Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Ladies! Glad we could make your rainy Monday a little more tasty ;). Cheers, Kayla

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Urban Distillery for the distillery course which we just finished. It was a really well constructed course. We loved the hands-on aspect of the class and we found it really helpful to learn from an experienced teacher as well as the owner...More

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Kayla S, Manager at Urban Distilleries + Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks, Karine, for your great review of both the distillery and our course. It was a pleasure hosting you and the rest of the students this week! Cheers, Kayla

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hand crafted and Innovative spirits , must try the dill pickle vodka , amazing in a cesar !! Staff is extremely friendly and accommodating :) Will definitely return .

Thank Ελένη Κ
Kayla S, Manager at Urban Distilleries + Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I LOVE our dill pickle caesar too, perfect drink this time of year! Thank you so much for your great review, it really does help people find our business and we sure appreciate it :). Looking forward to having you again! Cheers, Kayla

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice little spot to try something different. Highlights were the whisky and the FANTASTIC mead wine. Bonus: they have free shipping in Canada when you buy 3 bottles. Unfortunately we didn't have time to stay for a tour, but wish we had. Thanks Kayla for...More

Thank JonBW613
Kayla S, Manager at Urban Distilleries + Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

You are most welcome! It was a pleasure to serve you and so glad you enjoyed our products! Hope you will return :). Kayla

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks Rory for an awesome tour and sharing the distilling process - very informative (and funny, your stories that is). I want your job!

Thank calgary123863
Kayla S, Manager at Urban Distilleries + Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Awesome to hear that you had fun and were able to learn something along the way! Thanks so much for your review :). Kayla

Reviewed October 14, 2018

Holly and Steve were very knowledgeable and friendly during the tasting. We were extremely lucky as we were the only ones in there at the time. The wife loved the Spirit Bear gin and Rose lemonade, we would highly recommend going to this distillery.

Thank Leah J
Kayla S, Manager at Urban Distilleries + Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your fantastic review. Cheers, Kayla

Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Rory at Urban Distilleries was an awesome host! Stopped in for a tasting and sampled awesome spirits and liqueurs. Can honestly say one of the best gins I have tasted.

Thank thoentracey
Kayla S, Manager at Urban Distilleries + Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your fantastic review, glad you enjoyed our products :) Kayla

Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Forget the wine that Kelowna is known for just for an hour and check out this place!! Premium Gin and Vodkas and an amazing assortment of the most delicious fruit flavored liquors that will keep you wanting more. You wont be disappointed!!

Thank mskspecialist
Kayla S, Manager at Urban Distilleries + Winery, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

YES!! Winery's are great but why not check out some amazing spirits as well for something a little different! Thanks so much for your rave review! So glad that you are enjoying our products! Hope to see you again :). Kayla

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Darrell B
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Response from Kayla S | Property representative |
Hi Darrell, Our students consistently rate our courses, both the master distiller as well as the the gin making, very highly. I invite you to check out out website that has a detailed breakdown of the course syllabus as... More
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