Painted Stave Distilling, Smyrna

4.8
#3 of 11 in Breweries & Distilleries in Delaware
You'll find premium spirits crafted in small batches at Painted Stave Distilling, using only the best regional ingredients and mixing centuries of tradition with modern creativity and cutting-edge technology. Inside a movie theater dating back to the 1940s, the distillery offers tours and tastings, an ideal way to learn about the production process while sipping on a cocktail. Visits are limited to 20 people to ensure an intimate atmosphere and personal attention. Reservations aren't required but are recommended--use the online calendar to find a spot that suits your schedule. Those under 21 and designated drivers can receive a free tour while accompanying paying visitors. Plan your visit to Painted Stave Distilling and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Smyrna day trip planning tool .
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  • My sister and BIL bought us tickets and we took the tour of the distillery and a taste test of their vodka and whiskey. Very interesting. Purchased their vodka, it was pretty good. It would be nice if...  more »
  • This was such a great surprise. Smyrna Delaware is going through a renaissance and this is a wonderful example of how to do it. The location is a reclaimed 1940s theater, with most equipment still in ...  more »
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  • The tour and tasting are a must if you're in the area! The spirits are delicious, with enough variety for everyone. Their cocktails are always inventive, they even do milkshakes sometimes. Stop in, you won't regret it!
  • Mike, Ron and the whole Painted Stave team are very knowledgeable and passionate about their craft! The atmosphere is great, menu is unique and always changing, and truly demonstrates their creativity and talent in this lost art.

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