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Elevated Mountain Distilling Co.

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As Good as it Gets

Was surprised to find this in Maggie Valley, and the product is outstanding. Dave was very friendly... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Robert J
Maggie Valley, North Carolina
Friendly and fun, cheap and quick activity

At the time of our visit, the tour and tasting was just $5 a person. We got a brief but informative... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Elevated Mountain Distilling Company is a craft distiller of ultra-premium artisan whiskeys & spirits. Tours are $5 per person, this includes tastings and a complementary glassware. You can finish your time at the distillery by enjoying time at...more
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3732 Soco Rd, Maggie Valley, NC 28751-6100
+1 828-944-0766
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Was surprised to find this in Maggie Valley, and the product is outstanding. Dave was very friendly and tour was informative and enjoyable. I would recommend the visit when you are in Maggie Valley. They also have some outstanding events planned.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Robert J
Reviewed 6 days ago

At the time of our visit, the tour and tasting was just $5 a person. We got a brief but informative tour of the distillery and then got to taste 6-7 types of liquor. It's not a high end place but neither is the cost;...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kellyababb
Reviewed 13 February 2019

Great experience. A small distillery that make some great liquors. The tour is cheap and includes tasting some award winning products.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mitch R
Reviewed 8 January 2019

We were touring Cherokee and Maggie Valley so we went to the new distillery, Elevated Mountain. Dave Angel provided the tour and gave us the information and history of the distillery and their products. Neat little place. Dave was a gracious host. Their corn whiskey...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank robertdtn
Reviewed 20 November 2018

This is a very informative and interesting tour. No appointment needed....just walk in and for $5 you get the tour, tasty samples and a souvenir glass. Well worth it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Neko2605
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Great place to stop and visit. $5 entrance fee that includes several different samples. The gift shop ahas a nice selection of items to purchase .

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank queencookingb
Reviewed 27 October 2018

We were passing through Maggie Valley checking our the antique and gift stores. I happened to see the Elevated Mountain Moonshine Distillery. We stopped to check out the hooch. They offer a tour of the onsite distillery along with small samples of the product. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Herb S
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

If you like tours and drinking this is a must stop. It’s a small distillery but worth the go. They make a pretty bomb Root Beer Bourbon that just happens to mix really nicely with Root Beer. Be prepared to spend a couple hours between...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank garciacm3
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Our group of about 20 people took a very nice & interesting tour of this craft distillery . They showed us the distillation process & how they produce several different varieties of their craft liquors. They also had small samples for tasting, some of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GeorgeH-LI_NY-ExPat
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Very interesting tour...owner chatted with us..very informative. I am a vodka connoisseur and with the local water ...best vodka ever...worth the visit!!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dale S
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12 March 2019|
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Response from Neko2605 | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember pricing, but they recently won awards for their product. It is a small distillery and well worth a visit.
Regina H
4 February 2019|
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Response from Regina H |
Where all can you buy the Raymond Fairchild from the Elevated Mountain Distilling co.The Root Beer White Lightening.?I live in the Rutherford College Area !
2 February 2019|
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Response from Herb S | Reviewed this property |
I believe that children are allowed in. Please check with Elevated Mountain Distillery to be sure.