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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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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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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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Best Customer service experience ever!

My sister, cousin, and I went in for a moonshine tasting. Ended up having Leandra as our bartender and we could have not been more pleased. It was their first day open in 2 weeks... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My sister, cousin, and I went in for a moonshine tasting. Ended up having Leandra as our bartender and we could have not been more pleased. It was their first day open in 2 weeks since the fires and she never missed a beat. The most personable employee I have encountered our whole trip. After we were more than convinced... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Cashier that night was a jerk the guy doing samples was OK probably would try again but if same guy was at register would leave

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Thank johnandshelia
Centreville, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is interesting just to visit but we do not drink so I can not say anything about the material except they have a lot of different products to purchase.

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Thank Georgia M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The business added new flavors this year. I like to taste the different alcohol strengths and flavors before I buy. This year they added a charge to taste. $5.00 per person but they give you credit towards purchase.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We came here in Dec 2015, and it was a fun place to stop when we were walking around downtown Gatlinburg. We bought a few jars of moonshine for friends, but I was a little disappointed to realize that we could have bought them back in New Orleans too. The best part is that they let you try the flavors... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Our bartenders Cidney and Josh were awesome. Very frendly and knowledgeable. If you like moonshine great place to go.

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Bostic, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago 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 1 week ago 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago 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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