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Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine

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Address: 903 Parkway, Ole Smoky Moonshine Holler, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3181
Phone Number: +1 865-436-6995
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Ole Smoky is the first federally licensed moonshine distillery in the state...

Ole Smoky is the first federally licensed moonshine distillery in the state of Tennessee. A visit to Ole Smoky is the true moonshine experience. As you approach the entrance, you can detect the distinct smell of our grains cooking and fermenting. You'll see authentic working moonshine stills and experience the process from beginning to end. Our distillers will take the time to visit with you and answer any questions about the history and lore of moonshining in East Tennessee.After you see, smell and hear about the process, we offer tastings of our Award winning shine! Samples of our Original Unaged Corn Whiskey, White Lightnin' and Moonshine Cherries as well as Apple Pie and Blackberry flavors - plus we offer seasonal and special flavors that aren't available in package stores. And of course, you'll be able to buy plenty of moonshine and Ole Smoky merchandise to take home with you.

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Great place!

Loved the place, loved the tastings. Our hostess at the tasting bar, Cidney, was fantastic! We ended up buying a jar to enjoy back home. We will definitely be back on our next... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Bostic, North Carolina, United States
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Bostic, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Loved the place, loved the tastings. Our hostess at the tasting bar, Cidney, was fantastic! We ended up buying a jar to enjoy back home. We will definitely be back on our next visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went everyday of our trip. $5 for 12 tastings and you get a $5 coupon. We loved them all. Bought ao many but our favorite was the blakcberry and missippi mud. The whiskey taste amazing also

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Destrehan, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited Gatlinburg just before Thanksgiving and visited all three Ole Smoky moonshine locations. My favorite location was on the parkway. We did the taste test - my favorite was a coffee flavored cream liqueur called Mountain Java (it was big hit as an after dinner drink for Thanksgiving). It tastes like coffee with a little burn. One of the nice... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a great time sampling all the awesome flavors of ole smokey......13 in all! My favorite was just the plain white lightning.....my wife liked the margarita flavor. Best of all we had a fantastic server/bar tender in Cidney. Ask for her by name, she is a fantastic person who shows what true southern hospitality is all about.....even if she is... More 

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Fort Mitchell, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband wanted to buy some moonshine but had no idea which one he would like since he'd never had it before. I was very happy that for just $5.00 he got to sample quite a few flavors. BONUS: You do get a $5.00 coupon to use on your purchase so if you are actually going to buy something you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went there last week with my husband and our friend. Did the $5 taste test and it was the best $5 I ever spent!! If you can stop here, please do. You definitely won't regret it!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Located downtown Gatlinburg. Was looking for a way to get out of the heavy wind and smoke. For 5 dollars had half shots about 10. Brought one bottle as I was indecisive and figure I could go back (missed out, most shut down due to fires etc). I purchased the mango habanero/jalapeños delicious. You can taste the mango but feel... More 

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Florence, Kentucky
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've been here a few times over the last year and the last time I was here I was a bit disappointed. I didn't realize that they started charging $5 for the tasting. The guy who was doing our taste testing was stalling a bit. I get that it was towards the end of his shift but at least get... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I were recently in the area for a family wedding and took half a day to spend in Gatlinburg. While up there, we stopped into Ole Smokey out of curiosity and decided to do one of the $5 tastings. I feel horrible that I can't remember our "bartenders" name because he was absolutely hilarious. I really appreciated... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

For just $5 we got to try a sampling of moonshine and whiskey. The guide was well versed on product and very fun.

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