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Copper Fox Distillery

9 River Ln, Sperryville, VA 22740-2147
+1 540-987-8554
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Great distillery experience

My wife and i have been here twice now. Love their whisky. The tour was incredibly interesting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jason F
A must-visit

We stopped on a whim and enjoyed one of the greatest distillery tours we have experienced. This is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Allie_Zoe
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Alexandria, Virginia
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This is where your new favorite whisky comes from! At Copper Fox Distillery we dedicate ourselves to making great American spirits by emphasizing a combination of innovation and tradition. We start from scratch, floor malting our locally grown barley, flavoring the grain with apple and cherry wood smoke, then aging with a progressive series of hand toasted wood chips in used bourbon barrels. All of our fine spirits are available for tasting and purchase at the distillery. We look forward to seeing you.
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9 River Ln, Sperryville, VA 22740-2147
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and i have been here twice now. Love their whisky. The tour was incredibly interesting. Staff was very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. They've actually added a lot of new stores and attractions here since the first time we visited 5 years ago. If...More

Thank Jason F
Cheryl T, Manager at Copper Fox Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review Jason. We're glad you and your wife enjoyed your visit. Thanks for being a fan!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped on a whim and enjoyed one of the greatest distillery tours we have experienced. This is a working distillery run by a very few people who still have time to show people around when they show up. Hidden being a locked door (which...More

Thank Allie_Zoe
Cheryl T, General Manager at Copper Fox Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 24 December 2017

The free tour of the Copper Fox Distillery is educational and fun. The tour’s great asset is tour guide, Pete, who explained at the outset that the distillery has just five employees, who take turns guiding groups through the distillery. As he said, he’s not...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Darcy handled our tasting - she was funny and made he best whiskey sour I’ve ever tasted - made our visit a great experience! They also have a beautiful view out back where you can hang out with a cocktail. We will be back!

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

My friend and I were just happy that we found this distillery as cell service was sketchy and I didn't have the address to put into my car's GPS. You have to ring to be admitted and we bellied right up to the tasting bar...More

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Cheryl T, General Manager at Copper Fox Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you for visiting and taking the time to review. Happy to know you enjoyed your experience and feel your pain about cell (lack of) service. We're working on it!

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Our guide started his presentation with "I'm not a tour guide, I'm a distiller". In other words, he's the guy who normally does the work. Clearly he knew all the details, and was able to answer every question. Our group had 6 people, so we...More

Thank Terry S
Cheryl T, Manager at Copper Fox Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you Terry. Happy you enjoyed your tour and appreciate the time you took to share your experience.

Reviewed 8 November 2017

My wife and I were heading back to DC on a Monday morning but I really wanted to stop at the Copper Fox Distillery. Luckily, they open at 10am! They gave us a fantastic and detailed tour. I was really impressed because I know how...More

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Cheryl T, Manager at Copper Fox Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you! We are thrilled you enjoyed your experience and appreciate your thoughtful and detailed review.

Reviewed 3 November 2017

When I find a special place, my first instinct is to tell no one. I don't like fighting crowds when I go again. But then, I also want excellence to stay in business. These distillers know what they're doing, from their whiskey line (pay special...More

Thank M R
Cheryl T, Manager at Copper Fox Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you for visiting and taking the time to share your thoughts. So glad you enjoyed your experience with us and for being a fan!

Reviewed 25 October 2017

On the way to a hike we stopped in to take a look around and perhaps same some whiskey. The place is unassuming and once you get in and look out back along the river it is quite relaxing and bucolic. We did a quick...More

Thank Alan S
Cheryl T, Manager at Copper Fox Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Glad you enjoyed your experience. Thanks for taking the time to review. Cheers!

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Stopped by during a winery visit trip with friends. Wasn't disappointed. Soon they'll have a bit more age on their spirits which will help. However, the products are pretty tasty as they presently are.. Didn't seem like there was an operational tour (which was fine...More

Thank D J M
Cheryl T, Manager at Copper Fox Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you for visiting and for taking the time to review. Not sure which location you visited, but we do offer free tours at both Sperryville and Williamsburg locations. Exactly how much "action" you will see does vary based upon current production schedule.

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Rural setting near river and antique store so animals could stay in car but not inside the distillery....
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