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Three Boys Farm Distillery

283 Crab Orchard Rd, Frankfort, KY 40601-9185
+1 504-512-2564
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Unique and Personal

A very small batch distilling experience. The master distiller, Ross, clearly loves what he does... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chieftain1967
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Lexington, Kentucky
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Most unique experience in bourbon country!

Do you ever want a have a true ‘behind the scenes’ whiskey tasting experience with the master... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Springman51d
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Chicago, Illinois
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  • Very good3%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“barrel tasting” (10 reviews)
“bourbon trail” (22 reviews)
“great bourbon” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
283 Crab Orchard Rd, Frankfort, KY 40601-9185
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+1 504-512-2564
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very small batch distilling experience. The master distiller, Ross, clearly loves what he does and takes great care and pride in his craft. His bottled 98 proof is extremely smooth and he will fill a bottle directly from the cask of your chosing after...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do you ever want a have a true ‘behind the scenes’ whiskey tasting experience with the master distiller himself? Three Boys is it! Ross is the owner and master distiller at this wonderful location. He took time to explain and answer any question we had....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ross spent time with us for education about bourbon, how his is the same and how he uses a different approach. It is off the path but well worth the time. We had tastings directly from the barrels and had a no pressure opportunity to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were there with a group that was doing a week of burbon tastings and tours. BEST STOP ALL WEEK!!! We did the barrel tasting tour.

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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Not a fan. There are better places to spend your time. His process was differ from the other distilleries we had visited which led to some questions. Also the main reason to go there. That said I apparently reached his limit. We still laugh about...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Mint Julep tours selected this distillery for us and we're so glad they did. This one building facility is very different from the big boys but unique and worth while. This one you go to for the Bourbon, not a tour or big experience like...More

Thank Chris Q
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We had a lot of fun here. Our tour was very interesting and we got to taste Whiskey from the barrel! Our friend even filled her own bottle, corked and labeled it!

Thank Colleen B
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

We were hoping to enjoy the charm of a new, clearly low production distillery. It is basically a guy in a shed and there is a cuteness to that. The owner told us that we were late and so he'd get back to us in...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

What a nice place. Beautiful scenery. Ross was so friendly and informative. Tremendous bourbon. I would highly recommend checking it out.

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

Yes, it's a small operation but that is no excuse for poor hospitality. Our group of 6 entered at the gift shop/tasting room and were sent down the road for "barrel tastings". This seemed odd since there were bottles on the counter and sample tasting...More

2  Thank Rick S
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Cliff K
19 January 2017|
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Response from Goofy417 | Reviewed this property |
Greetings! After your tour of Three Boys you can go approximately 15-20 minutes east to the city of Frankfort, our State Capitol. Plenty of hotel and adventure options there. You may want to check out the Meeting House... More
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1 July 2016|
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Response from Newbs15kens | Reviewed this property |
While I'm not the distiller, he seemed very flexible as long as you call ahead of time.
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