Virginia has a lengthy history of creating the perfect American spirits for cocktails. When visiting, make a stop at Franklin County Distilleries for an engaging experience complete with craft spirits and food. Franklin County Distilleries offers homegrown spirits that build off what historic bootleggers used for their classic recipes. Now every bottle features the history and dedication that only Franklin County Distilleries can provide. Take a look at what a stop at the tasting room can look like:

Tasting Room

If you are looking to try some of the handcrafted spirits made by Franklin County Distilleries, make sure to drop in their tasting room. This unique setting lets you try up to three ounces of Franklin County’s high-quality spirits. You can try the spirits neat or have them infused with some tasty options. Infusions let you try different takes on their classic whiskey or moonshine. Speaking of moonshine, Franklin County Distilleries offers a classic take on this highly sought-after spirit. Franklin County Distilleries offers all of your favorite spirits, including whiskey, gin, vodka, moonshine, and much more.

Food Menu

Enjoy your experience at the Franklin County Distilleries tap room by sticking around for a meal. You can pair your samples of high-quality spirits with delicious food made right in-house, along with a full-service bar within the same building. Start your meal off with some tasty wings, fried green tomatoes, waffle fries, or the popular cheese nuggets. A variety of chef salads with protein options are a healthy and great meal. Get a sandwich such as the Carolina BBQ, Club, Cuban, or Philly Cheese Steak. Burgers include your typical hamburger and also the bison burger with whiskey glazed onions. Hot dogs can be made into giant chili dogs or corn dogs. Pair your entrée with onion rings or French fries. A variety of BBQ and pizza options are available too. Now that leads to a great time enjoying your sample spirits!

Finding Franklin County Distilleries

You can enjoy sample spirits and tasty food at Franklin County Distilleries’ tasting room located at 25156 Highway 220 in Boones Mill. The bar and grill is open Monday to Thursday 10AM–9PM, Friday 10AM–12AM , Saturday 8AM–12AM and Sunday 11AM–7PM.  In addition to sample spirits and food the bartender can create handmade cocktails with their spirits. Their tasting room also includes an ABC store. To-go food, bottles, and cocktails are also available!

Booking Your Stay in Virginia

Franklin County Distilleries is one great local spot that you need to visit during your stay. Prepare for your trip by reserving one of our vacation rentals in the area! Contact us!