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Kangaroo Island Spirits

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Address: 856 Playford Highway | Cygnet River, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
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+61 8 8553 9211
11:00 - 17:00
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South Australia's only boutique distillery, Kangaroo Island Spirits is...

South Australia's only boutique distillery, Kangaroo Island Spirits is producing award winning Gin and a number of liqueurs which utilise local and native ingredients. The cellar door offers free tastings in a rustic but personal setting.

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Given great service, and good helping of samples !!. was very informative, and was given plenty of time to enjoy the samples. The gin was all lovely. but unfortunately only had... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Given great service, and good helping of samples !!. was very informative, and was given plenty of time to enjoy the samples. The gin was all lovely. but unfortunately only had room in suitcase for couple of bottles, and the different liquors won !!It was lovely enjoying the sunshine outside with a cheeky glass or two !! Well worth a... More 

Thank Caravanshaz
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Eliza a member of the staff was very informative and knew what she was talking about. The tastings where exceptional and her cocktails where delicious. Will defiantly come back here.

Thank Annie J
Busselton, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Kangaroo Island Spirits provided an exceedingly pleasant experience. We enjoyed generous samples of all their products. Unbelieveable. The tastes were so varied and distinctive. Very difficult to choose but the lovely Marysia assisted. Thank you, yet another special highlight on our SA holiday.

Thank margarethitching
Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We received exceptional service from Marysia, who made us feel very welcome, explained everything clearly and was unrushed even though they were busy. She even went the extra mile to arrange a special bottling of a spirit for us!

Thank adelaidian2017
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

10 of us arrived, met by the owner, John. Very informative talk about the history of gin. Tastings magnificent. We all bought various bottles of gin and liquor. Thoroughly recommend.

Thank Tony R
Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stop at Kangaroo Island Spirits was an absolute highlight of our trip! We thoroughly enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere on a Sunday morning, the very friendly owners (thanks for the great chat!) and of course the very special gin and other spirits we were able to taste there. We cherish the bottle we took home with us: it is only... More 

Thank germany586
Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The selection of spirits and liqueurs was quite amazing. The flavours were also great. The owners were very generous with the samples. I really liked the flavoured gins and the toppings used on the ice cream. However, I found the price to be a little excessive. I could not justify the value.

Thank woodmister
KispiritsOwner, Owner at Kangaroo Island Spirits, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your positive review. Just to help explain price point issue happy to explain .Our prices are comparable to other Australian Craft Spirits of similar quality and craft production processes. However, its worth noting Australia has the Highest Excise in the OECD. Excise for a typical bottle of our Gin means you pay $27 in excise... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although I don't like gin the others in my group enjoyed the tasting of the various spirits on offer. The staff are very friendly and enthusiastic. We enjoyed drinks outside in the bush setting and I can highly recommend the Affogato with walnut & honey liqueur ice cream - Yum!

Thank JKH09
cambridge,New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gin tastings, coffee, al fresco service.Lovely staff -very knowledgeble about their product and their enthusiasm rubs off on the customers!Do stock up on their products-they have a very good triple pack of gins in 200ml bottles!

Thank SueC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Wow, that was a tasting. I am happy I did not have to drive on the way to the Ferry. 6 Spirits and 4 liquers and all poured in generous quantities. And all very tasty, if it hadn´t been for the baggage limitations (and customs as well) we would have bought seriously more. Very friendly and warm hearted staff, knowledgeable... More 

Thank Florian254

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