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Come by for a free tour and tasting! Portland Maine's first distillery since Prohibition, New England Distilling produces premium small batch spirits using local ingredients. 100% of our spirits are mashed, fermented, and distilled at our...more
The rum was the spirit they have. The bourbon was just too sweet. They didn't have cocktails when we wentMore
Date of experience: August 2018
Tim F, Owner at New England Distilling, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018
Thanks for visiting New England Distilling! Glad you liked our rum, and yes, bourbon tends to be sweeter than other spirits. Next time you visit, be sure to check out our tasting room at 1 Industrial Way, where we would be happy to...More
I went on one of the hottest days this summer which was not very smart of me, there is no AC just fyi. When i showed up there was people leaving and i got an individual tour! The girl was really nice and informative. The...More
Date of experience: July 2018
Tim F, Owner at New England Distilling, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018
So sorry about the gnats! We will certainly keep an eye on that water jug. We're glad that you enjoyed the tour, despite the heat.
I've enjoyed this distillery's Gunpowder Rye for a number of years, but I took a tour there in June and got a sample of their new bourbon. It is outstanding. I only purchased 2 bottles because we were taking a flight home. Next year, I...More
I would definitely go again. We weren’t rushed and very detailed on the different processes of spirits.
I love the challenge of trying to recognize the smells in the different samples of spices and herbs.
I wish I would have bought a bottle of each.
We had a group of 5 and our tour guide Jean was tremendous. It’s a cool place where they still honor the history of the spirits and don’t cut corners in the distilling process. Would definitely recommend a visit and definitely would advise to purchase...More
Thanks alot to Ned who actually got me in after seeing that I was looking by the window 1h30 before they actually opened. So at 10h30 am I had a private tour including brewing and distilling explantions and tastings. It was awesome! Ned even lifted...More