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Eau Claire Distillery

113 Sunset Boulevard SW, Turner Valley, Alberta T0L 2A0, Canada
+1 403-933-5408
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Made me feel proud to be Albertan!

I was previously drawn to this gin from the awesome art and design, who knew that it was such an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Emma090909
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Calgary, Canada
Amazing Gin Distillery

Amazing facility and tour guide Emma She was very accommodating as my husband translated the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lyndon F
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Moose Jaw, Canada
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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113 Sunset Boulevard SW, Turner Valley, Alberta T0L 2A0, Canada
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+1 403-933-5408
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was previously drawn to this gin from the awesome art and design, who knew that it was such an awesome product too (love the Mule also, you must try it)! My friends and I enjoyed the tour of the distillery and I adore the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing facility and tour guide Emma She was very accommodating as my husband translated the history for our German relatives We weren’t gin drinkers until now,

Thank Lyndon F
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Just a quick stop in.. very industrial chic. A lovely assortment of Gins, vodka, tonics, and shrubs. Lovely graphics. Tasty fun.

Thank Suzanne L
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Chelsea B, Public Relations Manager at Eau Claire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your expiernece, the spirits, tonics and shrubs! Cheers!

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

As big whisky fans, my husband and I booked on to the Eau Claire Distillery tasting tour after seeing a leaflet at Calgary Airport with the headline "ALBERTA'S CRAFT WHISKY DISTILLERY TOURS & TASTINGS." Therefore, it was a shame that there was no information on...More

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Chelsea B, Public Relations Manager at Eau Claire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Joerack121, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We appreciate our customers feedback and we are very sorry to hear your visit to the distillery felt rushed as we pride ourselves on offering a quality experience alongside quality spirits. By looking...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Such a fun night! The place is beautiful nd the staff so knowledgeable and friendly! And drinks,.... so yummy!!More

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Chelsea B, Public Relations Manager at Eau Claire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Melodie, Thank you for your review, we appreciate your feedback and are so happy to hear you had a great time! We pride ourselves on our knowledgeable staff! We are excited for a number of new product releases this summer so be sure to...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We ended up taking the tour on December 30, following a huge snow storm. When we arrived, the restaurant was packed and full of people milling around. The tour and tasting was short, about 30-40 minutes. It was interesting and informative. The tasting was a...More

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Chelsea B, other at Eau Claire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Hi Laurinska, Thank you for the review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed the tour and were able to pick up a bottle of our locally made spirits and some of our tonic water! We are sorry to hear you were disappointed with the...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2017

This is a new small craft distillery producing Alberta made single malt whisky. The barley is produced locally. Much is actually shipped to Scotland for whisky production, so why not make it here? Located in Turner Valley, a short but pleasant drive south of Calgary...More

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Chelsea B, Marketing & Communications Specialist at Eau Claire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Hi George, Thank you for the review! You are one of the lucky few who got their hands on Batch 001 of our first Single Malt Whisky release! We hope you enjoyed it. We are looking forward to another release in mid to late 2018...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Took my Mum here who was visiting from the UK. Enjoyed a lovely charcuterie board and cocktail before the tour and tasting. Recommend all of it! The tour is brief but informative, the gin, vodka and tonics super tasty (as proved by their accolades at...More

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Chelsea B, Marketing & Communications Specialist at Eau Claire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thank you for the review! We couldn't agree more, Eau Claire makes a great lunch stop in the foothills when visiting the neighbouring Cool Little Towns! They make some great gins in the UK so we hope your mom enjoyed herself as well! We are...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

It took me 2 days to find this jem, my fault I should have read the directions. Getting into town I did not find any directions but the town is small and it didn't take too long long to locate. When I walked in it...More

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Chelsea B, Marketing & Communications Specialist at Eau Claire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thank you for the review, we are happy you found the place and enjoyed the tour and tasting! Great tip on ordering the food before starting the tour, especially the bigger items like the burger! Then you can be relaxed, and enjoy your food and...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We were staying out by turner valley and made a special trip to the distillery. They graciously delayed the tour to allow two of our friends to arrive (otherwise it would have be just us two). The tour was great. Informative, interactive and entertaining, learned...More

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Management response:Responded 2 October 2017

Hi Connaughty, Thank you for the review and stopping in! We are glad you decided to make a special trip to the distillery and happy we were able to accommodate your whole party! We're so please to hear the tour was informative and you liked...More

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