February 20, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Explore Cascade Farmlands Distilleries!
The American Distilling Institute reports that craft distilleries are growing at a great clip. We now have THREE on our member roster here in North Central Washington, each with a unique take on answering the question: "shaken or stirred?"
Blue Spirits Icicle Creek
With a first store open in Lake Chelan, Blue Spirits new distillery is now open in Leavenworth! A beautiful place to get acquainted with your favorite spirits! Open throughout the week. Tours daily by appointment. Advance notice appreciated for best possible experience!
It's 5 Artisan Craft Distillery
The first distillery in North Central WA. It's 5 Distillery makes Gin, Grappa, Brandy, Whiskey, and Liqueur and ranks as one of the 10 most imaginative craft distillers in the U.S.,according to liquor and travel experts! READ ARTICLE
The tasting room is in Cashmere, open Mon-Fri 11:00-5:00 Sat -Sun 1:00-5:00 December-April. Closed Sundays.
Twin Peaks Ciderhouse & Distillery
The new kid on the block to distilling, Twin Peaks specializes in Apple, Pear, and Cherry Brandy. In Wenatchee, three blocks above Western Ave--White house on the left at1921 Fifth Street. M-W 12-4, Thu-Fri 12-6, weekends by appointment.