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If you enjoy moonshine tasting every time you’re in town, you’ll be glad to know about the newest distillery in Sevierville called King’s Family Distillery. Their spirits have won all kinds of awards, and they have a variety you’ll want to try. Keep reading to find out more about King’s Family Distillery, a new distillery in Sevierville.
History of King’s Family Distillery
A husband and wife duo named Justin and Cara King opened this newest distillery in the Great Smoky Mountains. Justin started in the distilling business in “less than legal ways” but was then recruited by the first legal distillery in Tennessee to be a Master Distiller. Cara got into the business in 2008 by joining her family’s grain firm. The couple recently opened King’s Family Distillery in Sevierville.
Award Winning Spirits
King’s Family Distillery offers several different spirits. Some of the ones they specialize in include whiskeys, vodkas, and liqueurs. Some of their signature flavors include:
King’s Blackberry Whiskey
King’s Wheated Bourbon
There are several more flavors you’ll want to try when you visit in person. King’s does have a tasting bar so you can sip their flavors to find your favorite before you buy a whole bottle.
More About the Distillery
Location: 1440 Upper Middle Creek Rd #201, Sevierville, TN 37876
Hours of Operation:
- Monday through Thursday: 11 am to 8 pm
- Friday and Saturday: 11 am to 9 pm
- Sunday: 12 pm to 7 pm
More Distilleries in the Smoky Mountains
Want to know about other great distilleries in the area you should visit? Here are some other popular distilleries in the Smoky Mountains you should check out:
Old Forge Distillery
Old Forge Distillery is located at the Old Mill Square in Pigeon Forge. They have all kinds of spirits, including moonshine, whiskey, bourbon, and vodka. There are several flavors you’ll want to try, and Old Forge Distillery does have a tasting bar you can experience.
Tennessee Shine Company
Tennessee Shine Company has partnered with Moon Pies to create unique moonshine flavors, including salted caramel, chocolate cream, and banana cream. You can tour their distillery and learn more about the moonshine making process. They also have a tasting bar where you can try several of their signature flavors.
Ole Smoky Moonshine
One of the most popular moonshine distilleries in the area is Ole Smoky Moonshine. The location in Pigeon Forge is at The Island. You can taste several of their moonshine flavors at the tasting bars. They have White Lightnin’, which is just a traditional moonshine. There are fruity flavors such as Blackberry, or more involved flavors such as Apple Pie or Margarita. Ole Smoky also has moonshine cherries and dill pickles.
You won’t want to miss out on these distilleries in the Smoky Mountains while you’re in town. Want to know what else you should do? Check out these attractions in the Smoky Mountains for more ideas!