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St. George Spirits

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Address: 2601 Monarch St, Alameda, CA 94501-7541
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+1 510-769-1601
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12:00 - 19:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Wed - Sat 12:00 - 19:00

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Nice Distillery Tour, Good Tastings, Fun Place-Restored Air Hanger

We had a group of 6 for a tour by paid reservations only. The facility is in a restored military air hanger on the shoreline of the Bay (good view west toward SF). The tour... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
John G
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Afton, Minnesota
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Afton, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a group of 6 for a tour by paid reservations only. The facility is in a restored military air hanger on the shoreline of the Bay (good view west toward SF). The tour included a detailed description of the machinery of the distillery, how each of the products are made, including the types of inputs and flavorings used... More 

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Oakland, California
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19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you’re a fan of top notch spirits or just a fan of fun, don’t miss this tour and tasting. St. George Spirits is one of my favorite places on the planet. They’re known for extremely innovative, high quality spirits. And everyone who works there is super passionate about their products. Make a reservation, grab a friend or two and... More 

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Thank OaklandJackie
Santiago, Chile
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We opted for St George in light of its history in the bay area. If you are thinking about a tour that will give you a buzz at the end, certainly this is not it. Portions are tiny (a sip per tasting and there only 6 tastings in total). Certainly its location in a former US Navy Hangar gives it... More 

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Thank Ignacio G
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

The tour and tasting work very well as a pair together - the "behind the scenes" introduction and distillation discussion was well worth it (and certainly the character of the host - Chris is fantastic). In addition, the spirits themselves will have you looking to your standard cocktails in a new way. Highly recommended! (Oh, and the next door places... More 

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Thank 71ladolcevita
San Francisco, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Andy was a very knowledgeable, entertaining and friendly guide. The tour was well planned and very informative. The tastings were great with friendly, knowledgeable staff. Highly recommend adding on the St. George's shot glass as it earned us a tasting for just our group rather than for a larger group. And the spirits are great! We all ended up purchasing... More 

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Oakland, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We did a tour and tasting. Easy to set up on-line and parking was no problem. The staff was super-helpful and welcoming. Our tour guide gave us the history and lots of details of the science behind the art of distilling various vodkas, gins and other liquors. The view of SF looking across the old airfield runways is pretty awesome... More 

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Thank pbengtsson
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Located in an old hangar which has fantastic history in itself, this was a great place to visit if you are interested in booze! Great staff. Excellent atmosphere. You can have a tour and/or a tasting session. Great variety of products.

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Thank ArabianVisitor
Oakland, California
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

This was my second visit in the last 5 years. This was a birthday treat for my gal pal who loves vodka. Lots of fun flavors and YUM.

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Thank charissafrank
Berkeley, California
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

The St. George facility, first off, is gorgeous - with a view of the SF skyline. Our tour was informative and then we got to taste a variety of creative spirits. You choose six to taste - from vodkas, brandys, gins, liqueurs, and an absinthe. If there are two of you, you can share the tasting and get a sample... More 

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Thank Gail R
West Des Moines, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Had a few extra hours in San Fran and headed over to St George Spirits Was WAY worth the trip over the bridge!! Cool old airline hanger style building, super friendly staff ( Sam gave the most awesome tour!) Their attention to detail and years of crafting Spirits was well evident in their delicious brandies and liqueurs. The citrus vodka... More 

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