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Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine

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Address: 903 Parkway, Ole Smoky Moonshine Holler, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3181
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+1 865-436-6995
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Ole Smoky is the first federally licensed moonshine distillery in the state...

Ole Smoky is the first federally licensed moonshine distillery in the state of Tennessee. A visit to Ole Smoky is the true moonshine experience. As you approach the entrance, you can detect the distinct smell of our grains cooking and fermenting. You'll see authentic working moonshine stills and experience the process from beginning to end. Our distillers will take the time to visit with you and answer any questions about the history and lore of moonshining in East Tennessee.After you see, smell and hear about the process, we offer tastings of our Award winning shine! Samples of our Original Unaged Corn Whiskey, White Lightnin' and Moonshine Cherries as well as Apple Pie and Blackberry flavors - plus we offer seasonal and special flavors that aren't available in package stores. And of course, you'll be able to buy plenty of moonshine and Ole Smoky merchandise to take home with you.

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Lots of great atmosphere and goodies from tshirts to knick backs to remember your trip! The staff is always fun and of course the moonshine is great! Always new flavors to try!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 August 2016
Samuel S
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23 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Lots of great atmosphere and goodies from tshirts to knick backs to remember your trip! The staff is always fun and of course the moonshine is great! Always new flavors to try!

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Thank Samuel S
Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review about your recent visit with our family here at Ole Smoky Moonshine. We are glad you had a wonderful time and we look forward to your return in the near future. Shine Responsibly! More 

New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Went for a tasting and left with 6 bottles! Great experience with awesome people helping you! The bartender really explained everything and made choosing what to buy very easy!

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Thank bepc10
Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write about your visit to Ole Smoky. We hope you can make it back to visit with our family here at the Holler again soon! Until then, Shine Responsibly! More 

Jackson, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The tasting is a great feature. You get to try some of the product before you purchase. The employee's are very knowledgeable about their product and can let you know in advance what it tastes like.!

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Thank EBethWade
Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, responded to this review

We appreciate you dropping by and taking time to leave us a great review. Thank you for your kind words and please make sure you come back to visit us again soon! Shine Responsibly! More 

Dayton, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I am usually a wine taster, so this was a completely different experience. The arc was super friendly and knowledgeable. The atmosphere was great. Though the trains were good, Moonshine and Whiskey are just not my drink of choice.

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Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review for us about your visit! We appreciate you stopping by and letting our family be a part of your visit to Gatlinburg. We hope you make it back again soon! Shine Responsibly! More 

Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

I came with by brother-in-law and father-in-law. As good southerners we appreciate our moonshine and whiskey. Aside from the good products, what make this trip 5 stars was the experience. We came for the samples. Our bartender, Derrick, was incredible. He engaged with each customer, was full of energy, kept us laughing, and taught us about the many different products... More 

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Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review for Ole Smoky. We really appreciate you letting us be a part of your visit to Gatlinburg. Make sure you come back and see us again really soon! Shine Responsibly! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We were in Gaitlinburg for the second time in almost a year. The first time was a family vacation for our 1 year anniversary. This time it was a family vacation for my daughters gymnastic competition. We wanted a night out just for us and decided to walk the strip. Well we found ourselves at the distillery for a free... More 

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Thank Bonnie H
Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review about your recent visit to Tennessee's First Legal Moonshine Distillery. We are glad to hear you had such a wonderful time with us. Make sure you come back to visit often, you are part of the Ole Smoky Family now! Shine Responsibly! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

The moonshine and food products are amazing. We always have to bring back moonshine for all of our friends. The atmosphere is wonderful as well.

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Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, responded to this review

Thank you for writing such a nice review for us. We really appreciate you dropping by and letting our family be part of your visit to the Great Smoky Mountains. We hope you can come back and visit with us again soon! Shine Responsibly! More 

Lewisport, Kentucky, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Had a blast with friends! Highly recommended, Especially if you like something different to do. Great location and more for adults.

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Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review about your visit to our distillery. We appreciate you stopping by Tennessee's First Legal Moonshine Distillery and are glad to hear you had a wonderful time! Hope you can make it back to Ole Smoky again soon! Shine responsibly! More 

Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Well worth the tasting of all flavors. Each test tour provides tastes of several moonshine flavors. The bar experts are hilarious and will give a great moonshine tasting tour. The java is amazing and the blue flame can put hair on anyone's chest. I advise trying as many as you can and bring a case home

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Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review about your recent visit to the Ole Smoky Moonshine Holler. We appreciate you stopping by and sampling some of our Award Winning Moonshine. Make sure you come back to visit us again really soon! Shine Responsibly! More 

Ecru, Mississippi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

My husband loves this place there's always good service and there's usually a little band playing just outside the store!

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Thank ajbond92
Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, responded to this review

Thank you for the review about your visit to Ole Smoky. We appreciate you letting our family be a part of your visit to the Great Smoky Mountains and we hope you make it back to visit again soon! Shine Responsibly! More 

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