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Badlands Distillery LLC

425 SD Hwy 73, I-90 exit 150 We're behind Conoco and south of Subway/Sunset Grill, Kadoka, SD 57543
+1 605-837-3000
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This place has fabulous flavors, they give free tastings, they grow the corn the spirits are made... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AnitaLyn R
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Best roadside stop this trip.

Saw signs on I-90 and ads in hotel. "FREE WHISKEY" gets your attention. Stopped in just at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jeff B
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We are an artisan distiller that handcrafts & locally produces our spirits right here at exit 150- I90. Our spirits contain products locally harvested in the Badlands area from the corn grown on our ranch to local honey,and jalapenos. We have a wide variety of spirts for you to try in our tasting room. With a history of bootlegging, and a pioneering spirit we have just the right recipe, so pick yourself up a bottle of an authentic Badlands Whiskey and try for yourself!
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“Local made”
2 weeks ago
“Best roadside stop this trip.”
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425 SD Hwy 73, I-90 exit 150 We're behind Conoco and south of Subway/Sunset Grill, Kadoka, SD 57543
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+1 605-837-3000
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has fabulous flavors, they give free tastings, they grow the corn the spirits are made from and also the jalapeños! The have the Badlands Gumbo, and Caramel, who doesn’t love a turtle sundae! Come in and give some a try! And the Cinn-ister...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw signs on I-90 and ads in hotel. "FREE WHISKEY" gets your attention. Stopped in just at opening time and ended spending an hour with the 2 of the owners. Toured the distillery and tasted the selections. Great folks - My wife hit it off...More

Thank Jeff B
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Mark E, Owner at Badlands Distillery LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming in! We look forward to having you back here!

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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

I had seen the signs, so I decided to stop. I am sure glad I did. Free sample and a great variety. Some really good flavors. I also enjoyed talking to the bartender with the story of the distillery.

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Mark E, Owner at Badlands Distillery LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Thank you for your review, cheers!

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

The title says it all! We needed gas, so we pulled off, filled up and went right next door. The "bartender" was very friendly and explained everything. We tried a couple of "flavored" whiskey's, and found two that we liked, so we bought them in...More

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Mark E, Owner at Badlands Distillery LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thanks for coming in! Glad you enjoyed your stop!

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Crazy place for distillery we get the scoop Mike. We even got and abbreviated tour of the whole process. Family and distillery. They were very generous with their samples and we came away with six packs.

Thank Anita W
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Mark E, Owner at Badlands Distillery LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Thanks! Enjoy those SoDak 6 packs!

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Heard about this in South Dakota travel guide. Great place. The host are very friendly and accommodating. Pet friendly. Samples were great and left with goodies. We’ll be back in the fall. Great hospitality 👍

Thank Linda G
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Mark E, Owner at Badlands Distillery LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Thank you Linda! Look forward to your fall visit- hope to have something new for you to try!

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Stopped back at the distillery on my way to Deadwood! They have more stuff to sample and small bottles now. The Cinister was incredible. Bought some Weta Latte----- If you need a little hair of the dog this drink will help out. A coffee Drink...More

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Mark E, Manager at Badlands Distillery LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thanks Scott! We just got approval for a new offering to be released we hope by christmas. Appreciate your review!

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Great place and Whiskey. They give free tastings so you can not go wrong. We stopped in when they first opened, got great info about the different whiskey and how they are made. My only complaint was they did not have any Honey that he...More

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Mark E, Owner at Badlands Distillery LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you, again for stopping by! It makes it all worth it to see happy customers. Unfortunately, we do not currently sell the honey that we use for our Badlands Honey whiskey, but will keep the idea in mind for the future! Maybe we'll need...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2017

If you are passing through Kadoka, SD on I-90 and you like whiskey, this place is definitely worth a stop! I'm not really a drinker myself, but I was out on a road trip through South Dakota with my family, including my daughter and her...More

Thank Michael H
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Sandra E, Guest Relations Manager at Badlands Distillery LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thank you so much! We enjoy visiting with travelers all over the world and being a part of your vacation! Happy Travels!

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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff/owners. Welcomed us in and had good conversation with the tasting. Took time to show us around too. Nice quick visit and can't stress enough that you will feel welcome and enjoy your time tasting a variety of different local home micro distillery...More

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Mark E, Manager at Badlands Distillery LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you! Enjoy your travels!

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Naomi G
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Scott, you are right on. Naomi, we look forward to seeing you and your service dog soon!
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Naomi G
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Hi Naomi! We do allow dogs and hope to see you and your service pup soon!
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