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Grand Traverse Distillery is Michigan's oldest craft distillery and we are family owned. We use 100% locally grown corn, wheat and rye to distill our award winning spirits which include the True North Vodkas [Rye, Wheat, Cherry, Chocolate...more
Hours Today: 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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781 Industrial Cir, Suite 5, Traverse City, MI 49686-8942
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My fiancé and I visited the distillery for a tour. It was so fun and so informational!! Our tour guide was so nice and we received extra samples of cocktails mixed with the liquor we tried!! I am totally going to recommend this tour and...More
Date of experience: March 2019
Kent195713383, Owner at Grand Traverse Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
Thanks for taking time to write your review and even more to come and visit us with all the cold weather hitting TC! Our staff loves to show off the production room and walk people through the distillation process, grain to bottle. Happy...More
We signed up for our tour quickly and easily on line prior to taking our tour but reservations are not required. The folks at the Grand Traverse Distillery were incredibly welcoming from the moment we arrived. We were immediately offered product samples to help us...More
Date of experience: February 2019
Kent195713383, Owner at Grand Traverse Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
Thanks for taking time on a nasty day to come in and see our distillery! Our staff loves showing off the production facility and educating customers on how spirits are made, from grain to bottle. Thanks also for pointing out Landis, out master distiller...More
After 6-7 delicious tastings (I believe they are 1/4 oz pours) we decided on Bloody Marys made with their Chipotle Infused Vodka. All I can say is, I'll have another... WOW, one of the best Bloodies I've ever had.
The bartender was on her game,...More
Date of experience: August 2018
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Kent195713383, Owner at Grand Traverse Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2019
Thanks so much for visiting us and sending in the review! We love when customers come in for tastings, try before you buy.
Happy to hear you liked the Chipotle infused vodka. This was a spirit we came up with because we needed...More
We always stop in the downtown location when we're in town. The staff are great and always accommodating! We wanted a drink that is typically only on their summer menu but they knew exactly what we were talking about and and met our request with...More
Date of experience: January 2019
Kent195713383, Owner at Grand Traverse Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2019
Thanks for taking time to write a review and for stopping into our Front Street location in TC! Our staff does a great job and can make most any cocktail customers request. Our limitation is we can only use spirits we distill or sell...More
We really enjoyed the tour and learning about their craft, thanks Landis. Laura in the tasting room was so nice. Thanks to Jason as well. Experience was the best of a weekend of winery and distillery tours.
Date of experience: January 2019
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Kent195713383, Owner at Grand Traverse Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2019
Thanks and you made my day! Love to hear our staff is taking good care of customers who visit us. They do care about GTD and our customers who visit us.
Cheers and come back soon!
Never knew all spirit drinks begin as a vodka...
Check it out yourself and see how other spirits are made.More
Date of experience: October 2018
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Kent195713383, Owner at Grand Traverse Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018
Thanks for coming into to visit GTD and learn more about spirits! Yes all spirits come off the still clear like vodka but the mash bill and how many plates are used make a very large difference on flavor. We enjoy showing our customers how...More
Blake gave us a great tour of the distillery and was more then happy to answer any of our questions. There is a distinct passion in what they do and it shows. The gentleman running the tasting room was also extremely knowledge and happy to...More
Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Curt K
Kent195713383, Owner at Grand Traverse Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2018
We're so glad you enjoyed your trip to Grand Traverse Distillery. We try to provide everyone who visits with as much knowledge as possibe on what we do daily at a micro-distillery. We hope you'll visit us again to take another tour or...More
Response from torchlake99 | Property representative |
The product you are asking about is not made by Grand Traverse Distillery here in Traverse City. There is a company called Traverse City Whiskey Company that has a cherry whiskey, it is not made in Traverse City. You... More
The product you are asking about is not made by Grand Traverse Distillery here in Traverse City. There is a company called Traverse City Whiskey Company that has a cherry whiskey, it is not made in Traverse City. You can contact them directly.