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Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery

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Address: 5204 24 St, Vernon, British Columbia V1T 8X2, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 250-549-3120
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10:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Okanagan Spirits is Western Canada's oldest craft distillery spanning over...

Okanagan Spirits is Western Canada's oldest craft distillery spanning over a decade in the production of award-winning B.C. spirits. Internationally acclaimed as North America's only designated World Class Distillery (World Spirits Awards), our portfolio includes a range of spirits from Vodka, Whisky and Gin, to Liqueurs and Brandies (Eau de Vie) as well as Canada's first genuine Absinthe.

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Valentine's Day Tasting

Throughly enjoyed the special 'Sweet Sips' Valentine's Day event they hosted. From the welcome cocktail featuring their Cherry Liqueur through all 5 tastings, everything was top... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Throughly enjoyed the special 'Sweet Sips' Valentine's Day event they hosted. From the welcome cocktail featuring their Cherry Liqueur through all 5 tastings, everything was top notch! Lovely to have a chance to taste some of their newer 'sips' paired with beautiful handcrafted chocolates from Chocoliro Finest Chocolate - artisan chocolate for artisan spirits! We will be watching for other... More 

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Abbotsford, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love visiting the local to do's when we are in town, so dragged in my mom and my husband.... So glad we did, a real gem that was a very pleasant surprise! Wowed the minute we walked through the doors, it's a beautiful space, loved the use of some of the reclaimed wood. The tour was interesting and informative, the... More 

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okspirits, Manager at Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery, responded to this review

We're so glad you came and thank you for the lovely review! More 

Vernon, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Truly wonderful to have such a great distiller here in Vernon. Very high quality spirits, and the liquor store are fantastic. Great place if looking for gift ideas.

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okspirits, Manager at Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery, responded to this review

Thank you Michael! We agree with you 100%! ;) More 

Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great place for Xmas shopping! Could use more sampler size bottles of hard liquor. Nice pre-wrapped combos. Like that there was swag and local salsa too. Seemed a bit short staffed. LOVE that local productS r the main ingredients at this distillery.

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Vernon, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Stopped by to try their products. Had the tour and free tasting. Excellent liquors. Vodka and whiskey. Lady who greeted us was knowlegeable and passionate. Very much enjoyed the tour and tasting. Great place for unique gifts.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

The prohibition era theme is really well done and the staff is always welcoming. This is now our favorite place to take visitors for a taste of the Okanagan. They are all impressed that our community has this facility producing such high quality liquor products.

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Vernon, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Such a great place to learn about gin making with Apple culls. Also pick up select limited bottles of bourbon. We love Okanagan Spirits Gin and have been buying it for friends as gifts. The limited bourbon is a treat, cool bottling. My son will enjoy adding the limited edition to his home bar. Go for a tour to learn... More 

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Vernon, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a small distillery that has fairly recently moved to a new spacious location in Vernon. The new building is well appointed and has a great tasting bar. I find some of the liquors not of a flavour that I enjoy, but others are very good. This is apparently because of a base that they use. The staff are... More 

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Greater Manchester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This was my second visit. It's an interesting place. They have a video room showing a short film about the distillery. The still itself is on view, and a magnificent piece of shiny equipment it is! Take a selfie in front of their lovely old 'gangster' style car. Access is not problematical. The washroom facilities are good. There is even... More 

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Central Saanich
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Last Christmas our nephew gave us a bottle of Laird of Fintry I could hardly believe such an exceptional whisky could be made in the new world. This year we've journeyed to the source and found very reasonably priced gifts of the consumable variety. No one needs more junk. A thoughtful tasting is the perfect homework needed before "Christmas shopping... More 

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