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Siesta Key Rum

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Bachelorette Party Weekend

We went on the rum tour and it was so much fun. The people putting on the tour were fantastically... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Experience748881
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Great diversion, better Rum!

Spending a week in Siesta Key, and a friend recommended checking this place out. Out of the way in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Jeff P
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Killingly, Connecticut
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At our Sarasota, Florida distillery our spirits are hand-crafted from start to finish in small batches using only the finest ingredients and hands-on distillation in a copper pot still. Our distillery is open for free tours and tastings. You must...more
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2212 Industrial Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34234-3120
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went on the rum tour and it was so much fun. The people putting on the tour were fantastically funny and very informative. The tour and the tasting was free, but we would have gladly paid for the experience!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Spending a week in Siesta Key, and a friend recommended checking this place out. Out of the way in an old industrial park but worth the trip. Sampled 5 rums in the tasting room before the tour and then my favorites again afterward. Great tour,...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This small company is a gem and has even won many Caribbean awards for their different rums. The owner and his family run the place and they are very personable and knowledgeable about the product they produce. This is not a distillery that takes short-cuts....More

Thank Realoverture
NicoleK4325, Manager at Siesta Key Rum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We never knew there was a distillery in Sarasota. This place is small, out of the way and A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE!! The rums are award-winning and have excellent reviews from the likes of Wine Enthusiast. The tour lasts about an hour. The guides are knowledgeable...More

Thank rwalk1009
NicoleK4325, Manager at Siesta Key Rum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello! We are so pleased that you had a great time coming on our tour and enjoyed our rums! Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a nice review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped for a tour which is free. Smelled great (to me) when we walked in. Went into the bar area for the samples. All were wonderful. They even created cocktail samples with their different rums, which were delicious. Really loved their toasted coconut rum....More

Thank sh1520
NicoleK4325, Manager at Siesta Key Rum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review! Thank you for mentioning that our tours are good for all ages! We are proud to be very family oriented

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We went on a rainy Saturday and the place was packed. There were even lines to try the samples . The tour and samples are free . Tour leaders were very informative and enthusiastic. Fun activity for locals and visitors.

Thank lkcOHtoFl
NicoleK4325, Manager at Siesta Key Rum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you enjoyed your visit of Siesta Key Rum! Yes, rainy Saturdays we can get crowded! We are happy you were still able to enjoy

Reviewed 2 August 2018

Thought we'd kill some time on a rainy afternoon - don't be discouraged by the drive in trying to find this place. You get to drive by garbage recycling etc. Once you get there you are met by some warm and friendly folks. Their story...More

Thank Anthony W
Troy R, Owner at Siesta Key Rum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Hi Anthony - We are happy that you enjoyed your visit to our distillery! Just a quick comment on pricing - we sell out of the tasting room at the suggested retail price that the majority of our retailers sell at. We don't want to...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

It’s a very good tasty rum! Very hard to see or hear the discussion on their history. I would suggest chair seating and a microphone.

Thank ellenmarienelson
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

This is a fun thing to do for adults. If you are tired of the beach or are looking for an indoor activity check out the rum tour. The tour is basically a history of the company and a discussion of how the rum is...More

1  Thank Mike L
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We found the name as Siesta Key Rum not Drum Circle Distilling. One of the best rum distilleries around. Their spiced rum has won all kinds of awards even from the Caribbean!! Now that's impressive. The tour guides and staff were very friendly and knowledgeable....More

3  Thank Diana F
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ConnecticutJennyg
15 August 2018|
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Response from Troy R | Property representative |
You can check tour dates & times on our website. You can also register online. Generally tours are on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays at 1:00 and 3:00.
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JoseG2072
23 July 2018|
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Response from Troy R | Property representative |
All ages are welcome! You do not need to register anyone under the age of 21 for the tour. Just bring them along.
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sh1520
25 May 2018|
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Response from Troy R | Property representative |
Yes, there will be tours during that timeframe. There will be two tours on Saturday at 1:00 and 3:00. There will be two tours on Tuesday at 1:00 and 3:00.
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