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Vodka-Distillation Lesson, Tasting, and Souvenir Glasses for Two or Four at Soft Tail Spirits (Up to 52% Off)

Woodinville Tourist District

89% of 272 customers recommend

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In a Nutshell

Craft distillery gathers grape pressings from local wineries for Italian-style brandy (grappa) and crafts vodka from Washington apples

The Fine Print

Expires 180 days after purchase. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Must be 21 or older. Reservation required; subject to availability. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $15 for a vodka-distillation lesson, tasting, and souvenir glasses for two (a $30 value)
  • $29 for a vodka-distillation lesson, tasting, and souvenir glasses for four (a $60 value)

Soft Tail Spirits

The bracing Italian-style brandy known as grappa flows from a vintage hammered-copper still and into oak barrels for aging at Soft Tail Spirits, a craft distillery that gathers its grape pressings from local Washington wineries. An Old-World still's 58,000-BTU burners boil up fresh batches of grappa, with characters of pear and apple-tinged Giallo and the pleasingly grainy sangiovese. Meanwhile, a multistep distillation process whips up batches of Soft Tail Spirits' sipping vodka, the slightly rebellious offspring of Washington State apples that took home the bronze at the 2010 World Spirits Competition in San Francisco. Lead distiller Matthew welcomes visitors to the distillery for tours in which he shows off the facility, including the hammered-copper alembic he affectionately calls “Maggie,” before doling out samples and bestowing grappa converts with souvenir glassware for future bacchanalian feasts or Flat Earth Society meetings.


It's local, it's cute, and it's definitely worth visiting.

Cora L., 5/10/2012, Seattle, WA


89% of 272 customers recommend

  • “It was a great experience from a very knowledgeable distiller. You definitely won't regret the taste test. Best stuff I've had in my life!!!!”

  • “Great service !”

  • “Really fun! Great spirits. Definitely a fan now.”

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    Woodinville Tourist District

    14356 Woodinville Redmond Rd NE

    Woodinville, Washington 98052


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