{ The Tennessee Whiskey Trail }

Home to a growing number of distilleries, the Tennessee spirits landscape is ever-changing.

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TENNESSEE DISTILLERIES – CLICK ON DISTILLERY NAME FOR LOCATION


Beechtree Distillery

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Nashville, TN. With an attention to detail, Beechtree Distillery’s small batches are processed and distilled using spring water straight from the hillside’s of Fernvale, TN, the original home of Beechtree Moonshine.
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Big River Distilling

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Memphis, TN. Brothers Alexander and Winston Folk set out to produce an exemplary product, Pyramid Vodka, blending select Delta grain, pure artesian well water and dashes of backwoods mystery and mastery.
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www.pyramidvodka.com

Bootleggers Distillery

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Hartford, TN. East Tennessee’s natural resources and mild climate, along with generations of refined methodology have helped Bootleggers Distillery produce one of the most unique moonshines known. Using 25 gallon stills (thought to be the smallest of any legal distillery), the team at Bootleggers is able to produce a truely small batch product.
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www.bootleggerswhiskey.com

Brushy Mountain Distillery

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Wartburg, TN. Description coming soon.
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Corsair Distillery at Marathon Village

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Nashville, TN. Arguably one of the most innovative distilleries in the state, Corsair produces a veritable cornucopia of spirits, including: Triple Smoke, Ryemagedon, and Quinoa Whiskies. Corsair distills the majority of its whiskey in their Nashville location at Marathon Village, and all other spirits in their original distillery in Bowling Green, KY.
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www.corsairartisan.com

Corsair Distillery WeHo

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Nashville, TN. Arguably one of the most innovative distilleries in the state, Corsair produces a veritable cornucopia of spirits, including: Triple Smoke, Ryemagedon, and Quinoa Whiskies. Corsair distills the majority of its whiskey in their Nashville location at Marathon Village, and all other spirits in their original distillery in Bowling Green, KY.
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www.corsairartisan.com

Doc Collier

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Gatlinburg, TN. Still following the same family recipe for Doc’s corn and sugar shine, but now sold from the family mercantile store downtown.
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www.doccollier.co

Duck River Distillery

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Lewisburg, TN. Using locally harvested grains and age-tested techniques, the folks at Duck River produce variations of moonshine similar in style to that enjoyed by Civil War soldiers of yesteryear.
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www.duckriverdistillery.com

East Tennessee Distillery

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Piney Flats, TN. Makers of Roberson’s Tennessee Mellomoon and various flavors including award winning Caramel and unique Honey-Ginseng. Stop by and see a magnificent example of Appalachianeering first hand.
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www.mellomoon.com

Full Throttle

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Trimble, TN. From the creator of reality TV series Full Throttle Saloon, Michael Ballard brings pride and opportunity to his home town. The new distillery produces Full Throttle S’loonshine and is the first stop on the Trail in West TN.
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www.fullthrottlesloonshine.com

George Dickel

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Tullahoma, TN. The second longest running distillery in the State. Nestled in the beautiful Cascade Hollow, George Dickel offers a No. 1, No. 8, No.12, Barrel Select, Hand Select, and Rye varietals.
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{Tours Yes}
www.dickel.com

H. Clark Distillery

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Thompson’s Station, TN.  Description coming soon.
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{Tours Yes}
www.hclarkdistillery.com

Hook & Ladder Distillery

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Kingsport, TN.  Description coming soon.
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{Tours?}
hookladdershine.com

Jack Daniel's

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Lynchburg, TN. Makers of the world’s top selling whiskey. Offering daily tasting tours that set the bar of informative and entertaining. Purchase a bottle of your favorite whiskey at the White Rabbit Bottle Shop and have it engraved on site.
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www.jackdaniels.com

Jakes Creek Distillery

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Sevierville, TN. Description Coming Soon.
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www.jakescreek.com

Jug Creek Distillery

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Lascassas, TN. Description Coming Soon.
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www.jugcreekdistillery.com

Knox Whiskey Works

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Knoxville, TN. Proprietors of craft spirits in Knoxville’s historic downtown.
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{Tours Yes}
www.knoxwhiskeyworks.com

Leiper's Fork Distillery

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Franklin, TN. Description Coming Soon.
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www.leipersforkdistillery.com

Nashville Craft Distillery

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Nashville, TN. Nashville Craft will make whiskey, brandy and other craft spirits with a focus on local and regional ingredients. Their striking facility is located in one of Nashville’s most creative, vibrant neighborhoods. They will provide tours, tastings, and sale their spirits and related merchandise. The distillery and tasting room is available for private events, as well.
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www.nashvillecraft.com

Nelson's Green Brier

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Nashville, TN. A century after Prohibition forced the closure of one of the nation’s most prolific whiskey producers, two young descendants of its pioneering founder have thrown open the doors to the revived Nelson’s Green Brier Distillery in the colorful Marathon village of Nashville, Tennessee. Today, with whiskey in their blood, the Nelson brothers have launched the second wave of the historic family venture and greet the public into the lofty industrial building with drinkable spirits of their award winning small-batch Belle Meade Bourbon, limited edition Belle Meade Bourbon Sherry Cask Finish, and Nelson’s Green Brier Tennessee White Whiskey developed from the original family recipe. The Nelsons’ hand crafted products have received honors from Garden & Gun’s “”Made in the South Awards,”” Southern Living’s “”Food Awards”” and two Double Gold medal accolades from the San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Old No. 5 is back!

Guided tours are offered every hour, on the hour – sharing the family history behind Nelson’s Green Brier Distillery and details of the art of making whiskey. A complimentary tasting is included with each tour. The distillery gift & bottle shop is packed with gifts, apparel, books, souvenirs, award-winning products as well as rare and special-release items.
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www.greenbrierdistillery.com

Old Dominick Distillery

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Memphis, TN. The Old Dominick Distillery is a state of the art distillery located in the heart of Downtown Memphis, producing a diverse portfolio of whiskies, vodkas and liqueurs.  The distillery is launched by D. Canale & Company.  Founded in 1866 by Dominick “D” Canale as a food and liquor wholesaler and importer, D. Canale and Company has sold “everything from avocados to zucchini” as well as beer, wine, and spirits.  Named in honor of the company’s founder, D. Canale’s “Old Dominick” Bourbon Brand was once one of the largest whiskey brands in the South East, prior to prohibition. The distillery will open this year to celebrate 150 years where “Making Friends is our Business.”
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Link Coming Soon

Old Forge Distillery

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Pigeon Forge, TN. The distillery honors the Iron Forge which once sat upon this land and gave birth to the city’s name as well as Tennessee’s iron making industry. Their first release, 1830 Original, is a hand-forged moonshine that captures the essential elements of corn, fire and an independent spirit.
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www.oldforgedistillery.com

Old Glory Distilling Co

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Clarksville, TN. Small Batch Artisan Distillery crafting Premium Tennessee Whiskey and Bourbon. The first barrels will spilled late 2017, but the Tennessee Vodka, Jumper’s Stash Rum, and Smooth Shine Tennessee Moonshine will be available in this year.
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{Tours Yes}
www.oldglorydistilling.com

Ole Smoky Distillery

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Gatlinburg, TN. The state’s first legal moonshine distillery, Ole Smoky is leaving its mark on the Trail and the spirits industry as a whole. Producers of various flavors of shine as well as Ole Smoky Charred, an aged spirit whiskey.
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{Tours Yes}
www.olesmoky.com

Ole Smoky Distillery at The Island

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Gatlinburg, TN. The state’s first legal moonshine distillery, Ole Smoky is leaving its mark on the Trail and the spirits industry as a whole. Producers of various flavors of shine as well as Ole Smoky Charred, an aged spirit whiskey.
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www.olesmoky.com

Ole Smoky Whiskey

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Gatlinburg, TN. The state’s first legal moonshine distillery, Ole Smoky is leaving its mark on the Trail and the spirits industry as a whole. Producers of various flavors of shine as well as Ole Smoky Charred, an aged spirit whiskey.
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www.olesmoky.com

Popcorn Sutton

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Newport, TN. “Popcorn” Sutton is without doubt one of the most recognized names in bootlegging. Using Popcorn’s authentic 100 year old recipe and process, Popcorn Sutton Distilling produces 100% of their award winning “Original Small Batch Recipe” in house, from mash to bottle, at their headquarters in Cocke Co.
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www.popcornsutton.com

Prichard's Distillery

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Kelso, TN Opened by Phil Prichard in 1997, the Prichard’s name has been synonymous with premium Rums and now stellar Whiskies. Their varieties span the spectrum of flavor profiles. You’re sure to find one that hits the spot. Visit them at their original Kelso Schoolhouse or their Fontanel Mansion location.
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www.prichardsdistillery.com

Prichard’s Distillery at The Fontanel

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Nashville, TN. Opened by Phil Prichard in 1997, the Prichard’s name has been synonymous with premium Rums and now stellar Whiskies. Their varieties span the spectrum of flavor profiles. You’re sure to find one that hits the spot. Visit them at their original Kelso Schoolhouse or their Fontanel Mansion location.
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www.fontanelmansion.com

Samuel Bryant Distillery

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Jackson, TN. Samuel Bryant Distillery produces vodka, moonshine, whiskey, brandy, grappa, and many other products. Their goal is to make sure everyone that walks in their door finds something they like.
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www.samueltbryant.com

Short Mountain Distillery

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Woodbury, TN. This remote distillery is making authentic, small-batch, Tennessee Moonshine, Bourbon and Tennessee Whiskey from corn grown and stone-milled on a 300 acre working farm in Cannon County, Tennessee.
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www.shortmountaindistillery.com

Southern Pride Distillery

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Fayetteville, TN. Small batch distillery producing Southern Pride Moonshine in 4 flavors.
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Southern Pride Distillery

SPEAKeasy Spirits

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Nashville, TN. Creators of Whisper Creek Tennessee Sipping Cream and Pennington’s Strawberry Rye. Offering private labeling, bottling and manufacturing services to the alcohol beverage industry.
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www.speakeasyspirits.com

Sugarlands Distilling

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Gatlinburg, TN. Visit Sugarlands Distilling Company; a 5-Star TripAdvisor moonshine and whiskey distillery experience open to the public 7 days a week offering free samples of award-winning Sugarlands Shine in addition to craft whiskey tastings, free behind-the-scenes tours, free live music on the Sugarlands Spirit Stage, mountain merchandise shopping and Smoky Mountain history in the Sugarlands. Family-friendly.  Moonshine varieties include Silver Cloud Tennessee Sour Mash, Jim Tom’s Unaged Rye, Appalachian Apple Pie, Butterscotch Gold, Mark Rogers’ American Peach, Tickle’s Dynamite Cinnamon, Old-Fashioned Lemonade, Blockader’s Blackberry, Southern Sweet Tea and seasonal products. The Sugarlands Whiskey Project introduces new whiskey products like the Time Machine Rye Whiskey. Locate our products in stores near you at FindMoonshine.com
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www.sugarlandsdistilling.com

Tenn South Distillery

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Lynnville, TN. Makers of Clayton James Tennessee Whiskey, Old King Corn Whiskey, Black Mule Vodka, Abernathy Gin, All Purpose Shine, All Mighty 140 Proof Shine (and flavored Shines),  Located just 9 miles from I-65, the distillery uses only home-grown white corn & local waters for award winning spirits. Head on over and watch them make whiskey.
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www.tennsouthdistillery.com

Tenn South Distillery

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Lynnville, TN. Makers of Clayton James Tennessee Whiskey, Old King Corn Whiskey, Black Mule Vodka, Abernathy Gin, All Purpose Shine, All Mighty 140 Proof Shine (and flavored Shines),  Located just 9 miles from I-65, the distillery uses only home-grown white corn & local waters for award winning spirits. Head on over and watch them make whiskey.
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www.tennsouthdistillery.com

Tennessee Distilling Group

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Columbia, TN.  Description Coming Soon.
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Tennessee Hills Distillery

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Jonesborough, TN. Located in Tennessee’s oldest town, Tennessee Hills Distillery produces small batch products that are authentic and unique to the “Tennessee Hills”. The distillery is located in the iconic “Salt House” which was built in 1840 and used to store salt during the Civil War. THD’s motto is “Embracing Heritage” and they do so by using authentic recipes and distillation methods, locally grown grains, and an antique stone mill to make a line of time-honored spirits. Stop by and enjoy a sip of history in the making.
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www.tnhillsdistillery.com

Tennessee Legend Distillery

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Sevierville, TN.  Description Coming Soon.
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Tennessee Stillhouse

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Chattanooga, TN.  Home to Chattanooga Whiskey Co., the company changed century-old laws in order to open their micro-distillery and tasting room.  Following the motto “Rules are good. Change them”, this small-batch distillery is expanding on traditional bourbon flavors with high quality ingredients, malted grains and careful production processes.
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www.chattanoogawhiskey.com

Thunder Road Distillery

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Kodak, TN. Thunder Road Distillery is themed based on the story of the legendary whiskey runner depicted in the 1958 movie Thunder Road.  They distill rum, gin, corn whiskey and moonshine. Visitors are welcome to stop in and meet their Distiller and take a free tour including tasting their products.  The distillery is located just off I40 at exit 407, which is the main exit used for Dollywood and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
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www.thunderroaddistillery.com

OTHER TENNESSEE BRANDS

American Born Moonshine

Nashville, TN. Originators of American Born Moonshine, an all-American product from grain to glass. Honoring an undefeatable spirit of a proud people. Available flavors include: Original, Apple Pie, and Dixie (Sweet Tea). The smooth side of a rough history.

Battlefield Bourbon

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Bonnie Rose

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Capital Distilling Company

Nashville, TN. Resurrected after four generations, Cumberland Cask is the flagship brand from Capital Distilling Company. Never chill filtered, this whiskey is 100% Distilled, Barreled, Aged, and Bottled in Tennessee.

Collier & McKeel (North Coast Spirits)

Nashville, TN. One of the first Tennessee Whiskey brands to launch after the 2009 law change in the state, Collier & McKeel has developed a reputation of excellence.

Jackson Morgan Southern Cream

Fayetteville, TN. It all started in 1921  when Alfred Wetherington, the great grandfather of siblings Jackson and  Morgan had a whiskey still in eastern North Carolina. He later decided to  become a preacher and left the whiskey life behind. Almost a 100 years later,  Jackson and Morgan are picking up where he left off with a new twist on the  family recipe.

Peg Leg Porker

Nashville, TN. BBQ veteran Carey Bringle’s foray into the spirits industry – Peg Leg Porker Tennessee Straight Bourbon Whiskey. While there isn’t currently a distillery to tour, a respite at Bringle’s BBQ joint in the Nashville Gulch is recommended.

Windy Hill Spirits (American Born)

Nashville, TN. Originators of American Born Moonshine, an all-American product from grain to glass. Honoring an undefeatable spirit of a proud people. Available flavors include: Original, Apple Pie, and Dixie (Sweet Tea). The smooth side of a rough history.