The Castle & Key Experience
A thoughtful and curated look into Castle & Key Distillery. Explore the historic property including the iconic Castle, Springhouse, warehouses, and gardens. Learn about our restoration, principled distilling process, and our daring vision. Conclude the experience with a unique tasting featuring Castle & Key cocktails made with our Restoration Release Gin and Vodka. All guests must be 21+ to participate in this experience.
WEDNESDAY: 9:30AM - 6PM
THURSDAY: 9:30AM - 6PM
FRIDAY: 9:30AM - 6PM
SATURDAY: 9:30AM - 6PM
SUNDAY: 10:30AM - 6PM
The Curated Cocktail Experience
The Curated Cocktail Experience will guide guests through an exploratory look into the product development of our Restoration Release Gin. This experience includes a snapshot of our history and production facilities followed by an overview of the different herbs and botanicals used to create our unique recipe. Our hosts will then guide guests through the curation of their tasting with two unique cocktails highlighting each of the specific herbs or botanicals of their choosing. The maximum capacity is 10 guests, allowing for personalized attention. This 45 minute experience is the first opportunity for guests to enjoy Taylorton Station, our historic train depot, for the first time since our property restoration began. All guest must be 21+.
WEDNESDAY: 11AM - 5PM
THURSDAY: 11AM - 5PM
FRIDAY: 11AM - 5PM
SATURDAY: 11AM - 5PM
SUNDAY: 1PM - 5PM
Counter 17 is a walk-up window where guests can purchase Castle & Key cocktails, local craft beers, wine from our curated selection, and a variety of charcuterie plates with locally sourced meats and cheeses. Located in Taylorton Station, Counter 17 was created to provide an environment for guests to truly enjoy our beautiful and historic grounds. All food and beverages purchased from the counter may be enjoyed while exploring the public spaces of our property, including the Springhouse, Botanical Trail, and Glenns Creek.
The Botanical Trail is open to all guests during operating hours at no charge. This quarter mile trail, designed by renowned landscape designer Jon Carloftis, lives next to our Springhouse and showcases a variety of herbs and botanicals used in our gin – along with a multitude of other stunning trees, plants, and flowers. Come explore at your leisure.
We are proud to provide a classic setting for your most important events – from weddings to conferences and beyond.