Copper and Kings Brandy Distillery Tour
The distillery is located in Louisville in the Butchertown neighborhood. Three years in a row it has been awarded Best Distillery in Louisville. When you take the tour you will see why.
While children can take the tour with you they do have to be twenty-one in order to sample the delicious beverage that the distillery offers. The tour takes around forty-five minutes to one hour. There are three tastings and you even receive a Copper & Kings glass which you can take home.
Copper & Kings craft this American style of brandy in copper pot-stills. No sugar, oak infusion or synthetic chemicals are added while crafting this beverage. Neither is caramel coloring added. Also brewed at the Copper & Kings distillery are;
2. Absinthe and,
3. Orage curacao.
These are crafted from the distillery's apple and grape-based brandy spirits.
Included in the tour are;
1. Three half-ounce tastings,
2. Souvenir glass,
3. Taxes and,
It does not include pick up and drop off at the hotel.
You will also have a guide who will explain the distillery process to you and give you highlights from its history as you tour the underground naturally, climate-controlled cellar. You will hear great music which if you have earplugs in order to get the full effect.v
Your tasting will take place in the rooftop sampling room where you can see the fantastic Louisville skyline. The tour will take you into the garden where you can see how Copper & Kings is doing their part in preserving the environment.
Kentucky's rich distilling heritage is now forging the future of craft spirits with innovation, creativity and personality. Copper & Kings is an American brandy company based in Butchertown that makes a dynamic American style brandy. Their brandies are batch distilled exclusively in copper pot-stills, and are non-chill filtered with no added sugar, boise (powdered oak, shavings or infusion) other flavors, synthetic chemicals or caramel colorants for an uncorrupted, authentic, natural flavor, nose and color. In addition to Brandy, Copper & Kings produces gin and absinthe which is 'just so much more rock and roll than gin'.
At the distillery you can discover the processes and formulas behind the world's most elusive and rebellious spirit and get a jump on what the future holds for Absinthe in America. You'll also want to check out the 75% underground, naturally climate controlled brandy maturation cellar where the barrels are sonically aged with some great music (you'll need ear plugs for the full effect). In the rooftop tasting room you'll experience a breathtaking view of the Louisville skyline from their perch high above the Butchertown neighborhood. The vantage point just east of the city is unparalleled for views West to downtown - time it right and enjoy a spectacular sunset. In the garden you'll find solar panels, shipping containers, salvaged wood tables, recycling and a Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary: Learn about how we are working hard to treasure and preserve our environment.
Pickup & Return:
Copper and King American Brandy.
1121 E Washington St,
Louisville, KY 40206.
Departure Times: Vary Seasonally
Friday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday, Sunday, Monday: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Winter: Jan - March
Monday: 11:00am, 1:00pm, 3:00pm
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- A Copper and Kings Complimentary Tasting Glass
- Tasting our incredible Whisky
- Taxes and Fees
Does not include:
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Minimum drinking age is 21 years
- A small amount of walking is involved