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In the middle of nowhere, a pleasant surprise

While visiting the Crystal Lake area on a rainy weekend, we were pleasantly surprised to find this... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kathy S
North Muskegon, Michigan
Groupon it

Had great time touring and sampling, did last tour of day, probably 1.5 hours. Sampled whiskey... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sterling Heights, Michigan
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Born on the waters of the Betsie River,raised on its watershed farmland and inspired by upstream Journeys of the Steelhead. We are Michigan's first farm based distillery, come book to a tour of our distillery, or just stop by and visit our tasting...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
14234 Dzuibanek Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683-9505
+1 231-378-3474
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All reviews maple syrup great drinks off the beaten path bloody mary crystal mountain on site pita chips home grown great tour whitefish dip taco staff was very friendly a lot of fun tasting room spirits bourbon rum
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Reviewed 6 days ago

While visiting the Crystal Lake area on a rainy weekend, we were pleasantly surprised to find this fun destination on a 'road less travelled '! The offerings were of good quality, and what better way to take the chill off of a rainy afternoon!

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had great time touring and sampling, did last tour of day, probably 1.5 hours. Sampled whiskey, vodka, gin, rum and syrup. Great atmosphere

Thank te5162015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For a distillery the most important part would be a good product. Unfortunately, I thought the vodka tasted weird and the bourbon was rough. The atmosphere was cool, but I would not recommend getting the tasting flights. Get a mixed drink and you will be...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

My sister and I decided to make this our final stop on a beer, wine and spirits tour. We are so glad we did! The service was fantastic and by the time we left we felt like family. The drinks were well crafted too. Iron...More

Thank Janette C
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The drink menu is great, imagine bourbon barrels used to age maple syrup, local honey and then back to bourbon😋. Samples available light lunch fare like hummus and chips , fish food snacks, a couple of cream cheese dips with pita chips. Short drive from...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Visited iron fish while on our annual camping trip. Did a tasting, bourbon was excellent! Had several drinks which were very good. We also tried some dips, the whitefish spread was awesome!! Staff was very friendly and full of information.. will be back.

1  Thank Janet M
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful guided tour of this little family-owned Distillery. Unique in many ways. Tastings were delicious. Educational experience for my young ones and us adults. Great entrepreneurial thought process. I'm very glad we went!. Be sure to get a taco from the taco truck, authentic Mexican!...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I have done tours of several Kentucky bourbon distilleries so I was Interested to tour a more boutique distillery. We got a groupon for a tour of the distillery and it was interesting to see how they grow their own grain and then distill their...More

1  Thank Ashleigh M
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a drink with my father and wife. Had a couple of different miles with their homemade ginger beer which had a nice ginger bite to it as well as a great lemon,basil, and bourbon drink. We tried a flight of 4 of...More

1  Thank Bill N
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were spending a weekend camping in platte River campground. We went out to eat in Frankfort where we heard about this distillery. We were told it was a distillery "in the middle of nowhere". So we stopped here on our way...More

Thank Pam C
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13 September 2018|
Response from Janette C | Reviewed this property |
I dont believe that spirits can be sold via mail order.