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Spirit Works Distillery

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Destination Tasting Room - Must go, taste & take tour

We absolutely loved our experience here. Wonderful variety, super quality, offering tastings... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
indeptravelforus
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Irvine CA
Great spirit, in more ways than one.

I really love to take friends who visit me to tour this distillery. They make wonderful distilled... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Elinor G
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Petaluma, California
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“sloe gin”(6 reviews)
“barrel aged”(4 reviews)
“rye whiskey”(2 reviews)
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Spirit Works Distillery is a grain-to-glass facility located in The Barlow in downtown Sebastopol producing Vodka, Gin, Sloe Gin and Whiskey. We bring in whole. organic California grain which we mill, mash, ferment, distill, and bottle, entirely...more
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6790 McKinley Ave, Suite 100, Sebastopol, CA 95472-3496
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We absolutely loved our experience here. Wonderful variety, super quality, offering tastings. Nicest people who will give you an education on any of their spirits if you are interested. Ask to take a tour and they will gladly oblige. Really liked the Barlow district. Make...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

I really love to take friends who visit me to tour this distillery. They make wonderful distilled spirits and have a joy in what they do. The tour is very interesting and informative. You can see and feel the teamwork that goes into making each...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

I love the chance to sample gin and now they make vodka, wheat whiskey, sloe gin and barrel aged gin. It is so cool to see into the distillery to view the process and see the alambic still. On a tour I got to see...More

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Amanda G, Manager at Spirit Works Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Thank you for coming in! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit at the Distillery. The Navy Strength Gin is one of our tasting room exclusives, we release new products every three months or so. Come back in September to try our Single Malt!...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a stop. See the distilling process followed by a tasting. Informative and fun! The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. Check out the music barrels.

Thank Chris B
Amanda G, Manager at Spirit Works Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for the review! We are glad you had a great time on our tour. The next music barrel should make an appearance later this year or early 2019! Keep an eye out for the release. Cheers, Amanda

Reviewed 10 April 2018

I can't believe I live in Sebastopol and am just discovering this gem! We went for a tour and tasting with friends this Sunday. The tour was both fascinating and entertaining. And the tasting was over-the top amazing. I anticipated sitting out the tasting... sipping...More

Thank Sharon M
Amanda G, Manager at Spirit Works Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Sharon, Thank you so much for the kind words! Your group was a pleasure to host and I'm glad you all had a great time. We look forward to seeing you again for the holiday weekend. Cheers, Amanda

Reviewed 16 January 2018

If you like good conversation and good whisky this is the place to taste & buy! Also I am not a Gin fan in general but their Gin is excellent. This is a must stop if you are in Sebastopol.

Thank Heather C
Amanda G, Manager at Spirit Works Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you for the review! I love getting folks to try our Gin, it's not what most are used to! We hope to see you again on your next visit to Sebastopol. So glad you enjoyed the stop! Cheers, Amanda

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We gave visited several times and love the experience.They make vodka, gin and several whiskies on site. Everything is incredibly well made and unique. I LOVE their Rye whiskey and their Sloe gin is the best you will get anywhere. The staff are smart, funny...More

Thank Ian B
Amanda G, Manager at Spirit Works Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Thank you for coming in! So glad you love our Rye Whiskey. It's hard to be patient at times, but the whiskey is well worth the wait. We will be releasing some new whiskey styles this year along with a single malt. So check in...More

Reviewed 24 December 2017

Our group of four went on the distillery tour for a family holiday outing. Two of us live in town and have wanted to go since they opened a few years ago. Amanda was our tour guide, and she was super personable and informative without...More

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Amanda G, Manager at Spirit Works Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Thank you for stopping by! Your group was a fun one to host! You will be happy to know Timo got me an ipod first thing this year! So glad Timo was able to stop by as well. He always times it right so he...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017

The distillery offers tours on the weekends at 5. We had a phenomenal guide - Riley - explain the processes used at Spirit Works and what makes them different. His talk was informative but also highly entertaining. This was followed by a tasting of six...More

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Amanda G, Manager at Spirit Works Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you for your review! We strive to make the tour a fun experience, so we are so glad you had a great time! As always, we look forward to your next visit. Cheers, Amanda

Reviewed 18 November 2017

Riley’s passion for distilling is contagious! We learned so much and loved the tasting experience. GO. It’s great!

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Jessica S, Manager at Spirit Works Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you so much for your review! Riley is a fantastic employee and we are so glad he showed you a good time. We look forward to your next visit! Cheers, Amanda

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