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Eau Claire Distillery

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great gin and a fun hour

I found this place when researching our road trip from Calgary to Banff. It takes you 20 minutes... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Gemma P
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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This place is worth a visit if you're into brewing and distilling. I'd recommend booking tickets... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
smartymarty111
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Calgary, Canada
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113 Sunset Boulevard SW, Turner Valley, Alberta T0L 2A0, Canada
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

I found this place when researching our road trip from Calgary to Banff. It takes you 20 minutes out of the way and is a great stop off (also, have lunch at the chuck wagon cafe next door; amazing). This is a small distillery, they’ve...More

Thank Gemma P
Reviewed 27 September 2018

This place is worth a visit if you're into brewing and distilling. I'd recommend booking tickets ahead of time. Some of the walk-ins were unable to join the tour because it was sold out. The tour and tasting takes about an hour. It's relatively informal,...More

Thank smartymarty111
Reviewed 22 August 2018

This past Saturday, our family of 6 came to the Distillery as part of the Discovery Well to Distillery Tour (Turner Valley Gas Plant and Eau Claire Distillery). We were welcomed to the Distillery by the staff and then started the tour. Our host, Calin,...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2018

We stopped in to have a look and see about a tour but had just missed the last one that day. The storefront and restaurant is very nice, clean and modern. Staff were busy and the place was packed. There is a good variety of...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2018

We stopped in to see what this place was about. Would have chosen to eat and drink here had we realized it was more than just a distillery. Husband did the tastings and said that everything was amazing! We didn't have time for a tour...More

Thank paixful
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

It was hot day in July and after 18 holes of golf down the road at Turner Valley Golf Club, the Eau Claire Distillery was a natural choice for fluid replacement and some nibbles. They make some incredible spirits. Our favourite is the Parlour Gin...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Went on Sunday and waited for over 10 minutes to buy a bottle before giving up in frustration even though I counted 4 (!) staff. Won’t be back, to be sure.

Thank rockiesgirl076
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Interesting tour followed by a pleasant experience in the tasting room. Innovative products make this place a can't miss when traveling the Cowboy Trail.More

Thank VernB67
Chelsea B, Public Relations Manager at Eau Claire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hi VernB67, Thanks for taking the time to write your review! The Cowboy Trail just south of Calgary is a beautiful day trip! Thanks for making the stop at the distillery. We are happy to hear you enjoyed yourself and our Alberta made products! We...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018

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

Thank Emma090909
Chelsea B, Public Relations Manager at Eau Claire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hi Emma, Thank you for your review! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed not only the artwork on our bottles, but the product inside as well! You are lucky you were able to get your hands on our EquineOx Mule too! It sold...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018

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,More

Thank Lyndon F
Chelsea B, Public Relations Manager at Eau Claire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Lyndon, thank you very much for leaving a review! So glad to hear you enjoyed the tour and Emma, our Tasting Room Associate, was helpful and accommodating! Even better we were able to convert you to gin drinkers ;) Hope to see you again sometime...More

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