Drinking small-batch whiskey is a great way to support local distilleries—even better than leaving baskets of money in front of their doors once a month. Support your community with this Groupon.
Choose from Four Options
- $15 for tour and tasting package for two ($20 value)
- $25 for tour and tasting package for four ($40 value)
- $32 for tour and tasting package for six ($60 value)
- $54 for tour and tasting package for ten ($100 value)
Tours are one hour, and include three to four 0.5–1-oz. pours. See the schedule.
Arizona Distilling Co
Even after prohibition's repeal on December 5, 1933, no whiskey was legally made in the Phoenix-metro area until Arizona Distilling Co came along in 2013. Far from changing local history overnight, the distillery's team spent seven years refining their technique, sourcing local grains, and parsing plenty of legalese. The fruit of all that labor is Copper City Bourbon, barrel-aged for at least two years and named for an Arizona brewery that was shut down during prohibition. Though bourbon remains the micro-distillery's cornerstone, lead distiller Jason Grossmiller has already begun branching out into small-batch gin made with local botanicals and Desert Durum Wheat Whiskey, locally-sourced grain whiskey. In addition to being poured as samples in the tasting room, the company's libations grace stores and restaurants throughout the state, as well as speakeasy bars hidden inside desert mesas.