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Dark Island Spirits Distillery & Winery

Closed Now: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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My sisters and I happened in here and were so glad we did. We got a really great tasting lesson and... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
Peg4157
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Youngstown, New York
Awesome experience

My boyfriend and I did a day trip to A Bay and our stop at Dark Island Spirits was BY FAR the... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Alison P
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A Craft Distillery with a beautiful co-located Tasting Room that features In-house distilled spirits as well as craft wines and beers from local brewers and wineries. Local artists are also on display, as well as local farm to market products such...more
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42 Church St, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1841
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

My sisters and I happened in here and were so glad we did. We got a really great tasting lesson and ended up buying a few bottles. The gentleman helping us was extremely pleasant and nice to talk to.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I did a day trip to A Bay and our stop at Dark Island Spirits was BY FAR the highlight!! We did some tastings and of course shopping. Unfortunately our spontaneous trip left out tariff research so we were absolutely disappointed we...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

My husband wandered in there on Friday night. I had the most delicious chocolate martini and my husband had a bourbon. They both came to $12.00 It was the best money spent. The bartenders were lovely and very knowledgeable! We will definitely be back!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MareJer
Reviewed 27 July 2018

We very much enjoyed tasting this company's offerings. They were delicious! I highly recommend the Eleanor Glen Single Malt Whiskey and the Cinnamon Whiskey.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Emily C
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Great staff, very knowledgeable and informative, plus they make a great product!! They have a children’s play area for those younger than 21 while the adults were tasting. After the tasting you can have a cocktail, the kids can have a slushy and you can...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Nice tastings. Other adult beverages available. Bar tender was very knowledgeable and we bought quite a few bottles to take home after the tasting

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank paulinguanti
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Super friendly staff and something for everyone - wine tasting, wine slushie tasting, spirit tasting and cocktails. The cost for tasting and for cocktails is very reasonable. Most of the spirits are available in smaller bottles and they have a 10% discount if you buy...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank robNrom
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

You need to stop here if you are a fan of spirits, wine, beer or wine slushies. The staff is wonderful! I did a tasting and liked almost everything from the bourbon to the vodka. They also sell items from other local shops and from...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank wperruna
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

The distillery was terrible. From the moment our party walked through the door we were made to feel special. We participated in an extensive tasting and the bar tender had a great story for each and every spirit we tasted. We enjoyed drinks on the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jlambbo
Sungai R, Owner at Dark Island Spirits Distillery & Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Dear Jlambbo - Thank's for the great review. We're happy your group enjoyed your experience with us, and it was nice to finally have some decent weather. . We hope that the "terrible" in the first line was either sarcasm, or a spell checker error,...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018

We had such a lovely experience here last year that we couldn't wait to go back and stock up on supplies. Since our last visit in 2017, they started making a "Rumka". Delicious stuff and interesting story behind it. I think this is the first...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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