The spirits in Louisiana are sometimes sweet, sometimes spicy. Some stay for a while, others leave quickly. Nevertheless, there are many – and we are not talking about ghosts.
Baton Rouge alone has distilleries with spirits like rum, vodka, bourbon and more.
Oxbow Rum Distillery760 Saint Philip St
About: Call (225) 615-8044, email [email protected], or visit oxbowrumdistillery.com
Opening times: Thursday to Sunday from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m
Spirits: Oxbow Rum Distillery comprises three brands, Oxbow Estate Rum, False River and Three Roll Estate. Some of their spirits include False River Spiced Rum, Barrel Aged Straight Rum, and Red Stick Cinnamon Rum.
Baton Rouge Distillation11616 Industriplex Blvd.
About: Call (225) 614-2616, email [email protected], or visit batonrougebourbon.com
Hours of Operation: They offer tours of the distillery when the tasting room is open.
Spirits: Rye Whiskey, Strawberry Brandy and Louisiana Bourbon
Spirits from the sugar fields481 West East Bank St.
About: Call (225) 647-2029, email [email protected], or visit sugarfieldspiritsla.com
Opening hours: Wednesday to Friday from 3pm to 9pm and Saturday to Sunday from 12pm to 9pm
Spirits: Vodka, White Rum, Gin, Bourbon, Spiced Rum, Corn Whiskey, Satsuma Liqueur, Lemon Liqueur, Orange Liqueur, Coffee Liqueur, Coffee & Cream Liqueur, Peach Liqueur, and Strawberry Liqueur. They also offer various distillery-exclusive products, including cane juice (Agricole style) rums, aged rums, specialty whiskeys, and small-batch liqueurs.
laissez verse14141 Airline Highway
About: Call (225) 953-7687, email [email protected], or visit lvdistillery.com
Opening times: Thursday and Friday from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Saturday from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m
Spirits: Whiskey, C’est Bon Coffee, Chocolate, Caramel, Cherry & Vanilla Liqueur, Flambeaux Louisiana Cinnamon Liqueur, Blueberry Liqueur, Apple Pie Louisiana Liqueur, Strawberry Liqueur, Coconut Liqueur, and Louisiana Wedding Cake Amaretto Liqueur.