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Copper Barrel Distillery

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Great place

They were very nice and informative. Moonshine was still a little strong for my taste, but you can... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
DayTrip60419310621
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Greensboro, North Carolina
Loved getting my shine on!

We had so much fun visiting Copper Barrel! Hearing the history behind the business was fascinating... read more

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Reviewed November 21, 2018
GrandTour65895683549
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Mocksville, North Carolina
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Visit the world’s first stillhouse to legally use Wilkes County’s traditional steam-injected distillation method and you’ll discover why many experts consider our award-winning moonshines to be the world’s finest and most authentic American spirits...more
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508 Main St, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659-4406
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They were very nice and informative. Moonshine was still a little strong for my taste, but you can tell how much pride they put into their product.

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Date of experience: January 2019
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CBSpiritGuide, Manager at Copper Barrel Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much! We do take pride in our Taste of genuine moonshine. We are glad we could raise your spirits during your visit! Thank you again and Shine On!

Reviewed November 21, 2018

We had so much fun visiting Copper Barrel! Hearing the history behind the business was fascinating. If you like moonshine, this is the place for you. I’ll definitely go back.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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CBSpiritGuide, Manager at Copper Barrel Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Thank you so much for the shinetastic review! We are so glad we raised your spirits during your visit with us! Shine on this holiday season!

Reviewed November 13, 2018

Very informative and interesting. The staff is very passionate about the company, which makes it even better. The tasting was the best way to wrap up the tour!

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Date of experience: November 2018
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CBSpiritGuide, Manager at Copper Barrel Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2018

Thank you for the 5 star review! Our staff is awesome just like our moonshine! We are glad to know we raised your spirits! Shine On my friend!

Reviewed November 10, 2018

Victoria was welcoming and gave a very entertaining and informative tour. The tasting after the tour was delicious- we came home with the blueberry moonshine. Housed in a beautiful building with lots of history. Cute gift shop with nice gifts for everyone at home. Can't...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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CBSpiritGuide, Manager at Copper Barrel Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2018

Ms Cindy, Thank you so much for the shinetastic review! Glad to know you are enjoying the Blueberry( it's one of our favorites too). Like you we anxiously await the espresso too! Shine On and Happy Thanksgiving!

Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Visited Copper Barrel Distillery last month, we found this was a very good venue to find out about the Moonshine Folklore of North Carolina, our host was very impressive with her knowledge about the history of the spirit and the tales of the illegal stills...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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CBSpiritGuide, Manager at Copper Barrel Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

David, thank you so much for this awesome review! We are glad we were able to make your visit with us 'Shine'! Again , thank you for the kind words and keep on shinin'!

Reviewed September 27, 2018

Great shine and even better staff. Greg thanks for a great time. We really enjoyed listening to you and buck.

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Date of experience: September 2018
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CBSpiritGuide, Manager at Copper Barrel Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Thank you for the great review! Shine On my friends!

Reviewed September 17, 2018

Absolutely great tour, very informative and fun, the tasting was awesome and they really great products. Will certainly be visiting again!!!

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Date of experience: September 2018
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CBSpiritGuide, Manager at Copper Barrel Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you so much! We hope to raise your spirits again soon and bring friends for a shinetastic time! Shine On and thanks again!

Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Victoria gave a great tour and answered all our questions. Gift shop had some cute things. But my favorite part was the tasting! And Victoria gave us recipes to make yummy drinks with the different flavors. She needs to do a cookbook! Can't wait to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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CBSpiritGuide, Manager at Copper Barrel Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Ms. Jan, Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We are so glad your visit with us was shinetastic! Keep an eye for that recipe book; Victoria is working on it! Shine On and have a great day!

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Copper Barrel is a small town distillery with a personal feel, unlinke many of the larger distilleries we have visited. I did not catch the names of the two ladies that helped us; but both were extremely knowledgeable and answered all of our questions both...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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CBSpiritGuide, Manager at Copper Barrel Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Thank you so much! Those ladies are our Spirit Guides, Victoria and Marcy! We're hoping the espresso will be out soon too! May you always have a shinetastic time raising your spirits! Shine On!

Reviewed July 3, 2018

This distillery has the best crafted moonshine we've ever had. The tour and tasting was informative and fun. The tour guide Victoria knew everything and also included local history that we found very interesting! They didn't mind us taking photos of the inside, and the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jennifer H
CBSpiritGuide, Manager at Copper Barrel Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We are truly glad we could raise your spirits with our taste of genuine Wilkes County moonshine! Shine on my friends!

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