No trip to Gatlinburg is complete without an Ole Smoky Distillery tour! Our hotel near Ole Smoky Distillery is close by and perfect for folks who love East Tennessee moonshine. Sleep Inn & Suites Gatlinburg is in a great location for exploring the city. Sleep well in comfortable and spacious rooms and enjoy a complimentary breakfast before heading out to the distillery. Ole Smoky is open from 10 AM to 11 PM all week long. Come by for a tasting at Ole Smoky Distillery and enjoy the bluegrass music that only adds to the Tennessee ambiance.
Ole Smoky is a corn whiskey distillery with two working copper stills. These are authentic Tennessee recipes and an atmosphere you can only find here. Come see the distilling process of fifteen different flavors, such as:
100+ Proof: Original Moonshine, White Lightnin’, Blue Flame, Moonshine Peaches, Chocolate Cherries, and Harley-Davidson Road House Customs
60-100 Proof: Lemon Drop, Strawberry, Hunch Punch Lightnin’, and Apple Pie
35-60 Proof: Apple Pie, Blackberry, Peach, Pineapple, Sweet Tea, Orange, Pina Colada, Margarita, and Mountain Java
Distillery: Butterscotch, Lemon Teashine, Some Beach, Key Lime, Butter Pecan, Strawberry Mango Margarita, and Huckleberry
Be sure to enjoy samples before heading home with a couple of jars. Taking a tour of the distillery is a great way to learn about the history of moonshine and ask the experts questions. The bartenders are happy to chat and share their knowledge and passion about their product. Bring home authentic Ole Smokey moonshine and merchandise. If you can’t decide after trying so many great samples, bring home the Ole Smoky Sampler with 12 different flavors in one case. Stay close by at our hotel near the Ole Smoky Distillery and come take a tour to remind you of the taste of East Tennessee.