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Virginia Distillery Company

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Nice treat, good spot to bring guests

My husband and I scoped this place out on a rainy Sunday afternoon. We intended to take the tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Luisa S
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Culpeper, Virginia
Lovely surroundings

I made a brief stop here recently with my family on vacation. The scenery was lovely. We enjoyed a... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
Victoria N
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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Virginia Distillery Co. is an authentic single malt whisky distillery in Central Virginia entering the growing spirits industry across the U.S. Virginia Distillery Company is home to "The Virginia Whisky Experience", currently offering tastings of...more
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299 Eades Ln, Lovingston, VA 22949-2325
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+1 434-285-2900
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I scoped this place out on a rainy Sunday afternoon. We intended to take the tour but ended up at the bar because another couple had just engaged the server and so we hopped up to hear her explain how it worked....More

Thank Luisa S
Amanda B, Manager at Virginia Distillery Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Luisa, Thank you for such a thoughtful review of our tasting room experience and whiskies. We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed the service and atmosphere and hope that you'll be able to fit in a tour on your next visit. Cheers!

Reviewed August 16, 2018

I made a brief stop here recently with my family on vacation. The scenery was lovely. We enjoyed a browse of the gift store and enjoyed the views!

Thank Victoria N
Amanda B, Manager at Virginia Distillery Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Victoria, I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed the scenery during your visit to our distillery. It's lovely to watch each season unfold here. Thanks for taking the time to share about your trip!

Reviewed August 13, 2018

Every August my husband and I travel through Lovingston. This year we decided to stop at the Virginia Distillery Company, I was hoping to learn a little bit about the history of Whiskey and I sure did. Dave was our guide and I learned so...More

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Amanda B, Manager at Virginia Distillery Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the thoughtful review - we love Dave's tours and are delighted to hear that you enjoyed all the history of whisky production. Cheers! Amanda

Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Interesting and informative tour, plus delicious whisky. Tried the Chardonnay finish and the port finish. Both were good, but the port finish was the winner.

Thank Christie S
Amanda B, Manager at Virginia Distillery Company, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Hi Christie! I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your tour and tastings. We appreciate the great feedback!

Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Positives: The tour begins in their museum and goes through the distilary. Our guide Laura kept the tour interesting and informative. The grounds are beautiful and well taken care of. I thought the best part was learning the Virginia Distillery gives back to the community....More

Thank Kim N
Amanda B, Manager at Virginia Distillery Company, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thanks for the insightful review, Kim! We're a big fan of Laura's tours and are happy to hear that you enjoyed our patio and grounds.

Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

My wife, adult daughter and I visited the distillery last Sunday. We had a great time! The historical tour includes a small museum, the distillery where the whisky is made, and the storage area where the barrels are aged. The tour guide was very knowledgeable...More

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Amanda B, Manager at Virginia Distillery Company, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2018

Thanks for the thoughtful review! We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour and tasting experience. Cheers!

Reviewed June 19, 2018

Really enjoyed the tour. The staff were fantastic and very welcoming. This place is the largest Single Malt Distillery in the USA. Very interesting to learn how the whiskey is made and the smell of the model warehouse is great, I love the smell of...More

Thank Angela M
Amanda B, Manager at Virginia Distillery Company, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Hi Angela, We agree: there's nothing quite so wonderful as the smell of whisky! We're so happy that you felt welcomed at our distillery and enjoyed the cocktails. Cheers and we hope to see you again!

Reviewed May 28, 2018

Tour is laid back and friendly. Guide was super knowledgeable about the product as a whole. Seeing the facility and hearing not only what they have done but what they plan to do was really interesting. Their whiskey is amazing. We're definitely going to keep...More

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Amanda B, Manager at Virginia Distillery Company, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to share your insights: we love that you enjoyed your visit and will be making the cocktails at home. Cheers to you and we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed April 29, 2018

The tasting flight is a good way to taste the whiskies. Enjoyed the cocktails enough to buy a bottle to try making them at home.

Thank Robin H
Amanda B, Manager at Virginia Distillery Company, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience, Robin! We hope you've been having fun making the cocktails at home.

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed both whiskeys but really like the Port aged whiskey! Great staff! Beautiful facility!! Was there on a Friday afternoon in early April, very relaxing place!!

Thank Paul K
Amanda B, Manager at Virginia Distillery Company, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2018

Thanks so much for the fantastic review, Paul! We love crafting a relaxing atmosphere and hope that we get to see you again soon.

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