High Wire Distilling Company, Charleston

#8 of 12 in Breweries & Distilleries in Charleston
Distillery · Hidden Gem · Food & Drink
Located in the heart of historic downtown Charleston, SC, High Wire Distilling Company is dedicated to making premium, handcrafted, small batch spirits including gins, rums, whiskeys and vodkas using premium, specialized ingredients. All of their products are batch distilled in a hand-hammered, German copper still to create the finest Southern spirits available. The location is as unique as the spirits—a rustic 6,000 square foot warehouse located on Upper King Street next to Butcher & Bee. A place locals and visitors can frequent, High Wire Distilling offers tours and tastings Thursday-Saturday from 1PM to 5PM. Tour reservations are recommended and can be made by calling 843-755-4664. Parking is available onsite.

Tour with a Complimentary Tasting: $8

Tour without a Tasting: $5

Free admission for children 12 and under (must be accompanied by an adult)

Tastings only offered to adults 21 and over.
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  • We stopped by having heard about their bourbon and rye offerings. Our server was very informative and patient answering all of our many questions. We tasted several of their special batches that were....  more »
  • Tour and tasting with 6 family members. Knowledgeable and pleasant tour--ready to answer questions. This is a smaller distillery that will be expanding soon. And their products are excellent.  more »
  • Great experience being my first distillery. Wife and I enjoyed the tasting, tour, and relating with other visitors from the Pacific Northwest. Definitely a must stop when you’re in Charleston. Try the old fashion with the Jimmy Red Corn infusion. Unique history and smooth taste. Take something home!
  • Excellent experience! Had a great tour by Ryan! Very pleasant to talk with and very knowledgeable about the brewery! Would recommend for anyone visiting the area! Just be aware it is a small space!

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