Delaware Nature November 17, 2018
This Moonshine Tasting Room In Delaware Is One Hidden Speakeasy You’ll Want To Tour
Now that the weather is turning cold, visiting all of Delaware’s finest parks is looking a little less appealing. If you’re still jonesing to get out of the house, visit this one Delaware distillery that’s sure to become a favorite day-trip destination.
Painted Stave Distillery is located inside the Old Smyrna Theater. If you didn't know where to find it, it would be easy to pass right by!
Inside the historic, 1940s-era building, you'll find a group of distillers dedicated to making the best line of spirits ever crafted in Delaware.
The crew at Painted Stave have perfected their art. Using copper stills and recipes handed down for generations, they turn high-quality grains and products into crisp and tasty spirits.
With a lineup that includes Rye, Corn Whiskey, Bourbon, Vodka, and Gin, you're sure to find a spirit you love.
Their most famous spirit might be their Off the Hoof Vodka... like every good thing in Delaware, it's scrapple flavored! It's perfect in a bloody mary.
Don't just take our word for it, though — tour Painted Stave and visit their tasting room for the cocktail of your dreams!
Tours cost just $12 — designated drivers visit for free. Each drinking member of the tour will get to taste the spirits and enjoy a cocktail of their choosing.
Throughout the year, this Delaware distillery hosts all sorts of events. From food truck festivals to brick-oven pizza night, you're sure to have a blast when you head out here.
A visit to Painted Stave is sure to be the highlight of your week — and I bet you had no idea this Delaware distillery was hiding right under your nose!
Painted Stave’s hours vary by the day, and occasionally they’re closed for private events. Check their
online calendar and make a reservation for your visit!
For another interesting experience enjoy Delaware’s alcohol industry, visit
Delaware’s Very First Meadery and stay warm in the best way this winter! Address: 106 W Commerce St, Smyrna, DE 19977, USA