Nevada December 08, 2018
This Unique Ranch Distillery Out In The Nevada Countryside Is Begging For A Visit
Nevada is home to all sorts of unique destinations, but did you know that our state contains one of the nation’s only estate distilleries? This may seem like a strange accomplishment, but you’re about to see that this distillery is the perfect way to spend a relaxing day within the beautiful Nevada countryside. Frey Ranch Estate Distillery is open to visitors who’d like to tour the ranch and distillery while learning how some of the state’s finest spirits are created. Tasting them is just the cherry on top! For a unique day trip, consider a visit to this ranch distillery. Check it out:
Located near the small town of Fallon is a seriously unique destination that's worth visiting. Frey Ranch has roots dating back to 1918 and grows a variety of crops including corn, alfalfa, wheat, and barley. In addition, they are home to one of the nation's
only estate distilleries.
The unique distillery specializes in growing grains for, distilling, malting, and bottling spirits like gin, vodka, and bourbon. Alcohol enthusiasts are bound to be blown away by their true "grain-to-glass" operation.
It certainly helps that Frey Ranch is located in such a scenic setting! This makes the distillery the perfect place for a day trip with friends and family. The ranch is open to the public on Saturdays from noon to 4:00 pm for tours and tastings.
During the tour, you'll get to see the sparkling new 4,700-square-foot distillery which contains a still room, tank room, barreling room, and tasting room. However, the distillery's centerpiece is the custom-made Vendome that produces up to 10,000 cases of spirits a month!
Additionally, you'll be shown the 5,000-gallon fermenters, 5,000-gallon mash cooker, 5,000-gallon beer well, and other impressive pieces of equipment. This gives visitors a unique insight into what it truly takes to create the best-tasting spirits in the state.
Of course, the best part of the tour is getting to taste these spectacular spirits. Frey Ranch has won a variety of awards for their spirits from places like the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, Tastings, and the Micro Liquor Spirit Awards.
A visit to Frey Ranch is a unique experience that gives you a look at a process that many people don't get to see. Located within the beautiful countryside of central Nevada, it also makes for a wonderful place to escape for the day.
Frey Ranch Estate Distillery is located at 1045 Dodge Ln, Fallon, NV 89406. For more information about tours, check out their website
Have you visited this unique ranch distillery before? This place is such a neat hidden gem. For more wonderful booze-y getaways, take a look at our list of
5 Wineries And Vineyards In Nevada That Everyone Must Visit.