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Ole Smoky Distillery - Barrelhouse

650 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3204
+1 865-325-1111
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Awesome!

Had Josh as our bartender Sunday afternoon! Recipes for dayssss. The whiskeys were really good too... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Abbey K
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Amazing

We had Mo as our bartender and she was fantastic, gave us an explanation for everything and was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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650 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3204
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had Josh as our bartender Sunday afternoon! Recipes for dayssss. The whiskeys were really good too, will definitely be back!

Thank Abbey K
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had Mo as our bartender and she was fantastic, gave us an explanation for everything and was fast with everything. And definitely funny!

Thank ingridijumba
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a rustic looking retail/tasting place. Our Bartender, PG, was funny, entertaining and knowledgeable of the beverages for our tasting. They have a lot of interesting flavors. It is too bad they did not have Black Forest but there were nice flavors to try...More

Thank Robert W
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Lacy B, Manager at Ole Smoky Distillery - Barrelhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for stopping by to see us! We are sorry that we did not have the Black Forest while you were visiting. It is unfortunately one of our seasonal whiskeys that was a small batch and limited time only flavor! Despite that we are happy...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Ole Smokey has two separate businesses on the Gatlinburg Parkway and this is their whiskey location. The other is their moonshine location. They have tastings, shirts and a variety of flavored whiskey. I like their whiskeys more than their shine. My favorite is the Tennessee...More

Thank kellyamb58
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Lacy B, Manager at Ole Smoky Distillery - Barrelhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for stopping by for a visit! We work diligently to create a fun and welcoming experience for all, with whiskeys that truly compliment our Tennessee heritage! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our product and had a great time while visiting! We...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped in and sampled the various whiskeys that they make. The kids weren’t overly entertained but did have fun watching Mom make faces after sampling the stronger versions. We left with several bottles and are excited to use them! The root beer whiskey and...More

Thank Ann H
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Lacy B, Manager at Ole Smoky Distillery - Barrelhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are happy you stopped by to see us and had a great time! We strive daily to create a fun, welcoming experience for all of our guests and a whiskey that aims to please, so we are always thrilled to hear that our guests...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best distillery in Gatlinburg, hands down. Highly recommend stopping by to sample with Larry who knows how to have a great time and share necessary information. Be ready to have a great time and spend some money!More

Thank Abby M
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Lacy B, Manager at Ole Smoky Distillery - Barrelhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for the feedback on your visit! We aim high when it comes to a great experience that truly compliments our whiskey! We are happy to hear that you were shown the utmost in customer service and we hope you will be back again soon...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Do yourself a favour and go find a spot at one of the bars and pay the $5 for a tasting. We tried 6 different whiskeys and a couple different moonshines. Asked lots of questions and had a great time with our server. We each...More

Thank JFamFun
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Lacy B, Manager at Ole Smoky Distillery - Barrelhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for stopping by to see us! We are happy to hear that you had a great time while visiting and that you liked our whiskey so much you took some back with you! We hope to see you again the next time you are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful place to visit. Did a taste testing of many different flavors of moonshine and whiskey. Friendly and helpful staff. Good prices also.More

Thank Excelsiorcg
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Lacy B, Manager at Ole Smoky Distillery - Barrelhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the feedback on your visit! Whiskey is a staple in Tennessee's heritage and we are happy we were able to share it with you! Please stop back by to see us the next time you find yourself in the beautiful smoky mountains! True...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my husband took this trip but we wanted to bring something back for our son who just turned 21. We have never had anything like this to drink so we asked Skyller for help. She facilitated a sampling of different flavors and helped...More

Thank Carla H
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Lacy B, Manager at Ole Smoky Distillery - Barrelhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are happy to hear that you had an unforgettable experience! We pride ourselves on creating a well rounded team that truly compliments the quality of our product and we are ecstatic that you were shown the utmost in customer service during your trip! We...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are in town trying all the Moonshine and Wine...Gotta say Ole Smoky is the BOMB....LOVE LOVE we are taking home gifts for us and Christmas is coming....Shine ON..More

Thank tpool45
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Lacy B, Manager at Ole Smoky Distillery - Barrelhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for letting us know about your visit! We pride ourselves on a team that provides the utmost in guest experience and southern hospitality. We are ecstatic that you had a great time and were able to take some of our award winning 'shine home...More

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Andrea M
5 July 2018|
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Response from Toni H | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if animals were allowed inside or not although lots of the area is pet friendly.
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nhayward729
25 November 2017|
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Response from gshaw5 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very family friendly.
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Jradams82
20 June 2017|
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Response from Travis H | Property representative |
Hello! We plan on releasing some of our Whiskey line nationwide very soon. This will include Salty Caramel and a few other flavors. Please let your local store know you are interested so they will be able to have it on... More
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