The Kings County Distillery Tasting Room is now located in the castle-like gatehouse at the Sands & Navy entrance to the Brooklyn Navy Yard. With an enchanting garden and restored interior to enjoy handcrafted whiskey, it is quickly becoming the most exciting new bar in Brooklyn.Make Kings County Distillery a centerpiece of your New York City vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our New York City online trip planner .
Whiskey distilled on site is served in flights, cocktails, and for retail by the bottle. Small bites provided by Coolhaus, Ovenly, & Stinkys.
A rotating cast of chef pairings and pop-ups as well as special events make the tasting room the perfect place to unwind or celebrate.
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Enter the Navy Yard at 299 Sands Street, Brooklyn NY. First building inside the yard.
Also available other days of the week for private events. Email email@example.com with inquiries.
Please enter the Navy Yard through the Sands Street Gate, at the corner of Sands Street and Navy Street. (Our “address” on Flushing is misleading—and GPS/smartphones may erroneously lead to an empty lot.) Kings County Distillery is the first building past the gate. Be prepared to show ID to enter the Navy Yard. Closest subways are A/C at High Street and the F at York Street.
Kings County Distillery Reviews
Great tour, and great tasting Whiskey! Our tour guide was fun, engaging and very knowledgeable. Answered all of the groups questions and gave a lot of insight on not only the distillery but also the N... more »
We ended up having a personal tour since no one else Was signed up with us. Our guide was very knowledgeable about whiskey, bourbon and scotch. He explained everything so we could understand and had a... more »
This is a wonderful gem in Brooklyn! The tour was fantastic - our guide was a lot of fun and very knowledgeable. The tasting at the end was a good touch, as we sampled their main lineup as well as some special whiskies. I do wish that we were able to walk around in the main room to see the stills up close. And if they had offered a little discount on gift shop merchandise at the end, I would have bought something!
Great tour with some dad jokes sprinkled in there to keep us entertained. They repurposed the old buildings and kept much of the old architectural elements which made the distillery, barrel room & taproom super unique. Going down to the restroom in the taphouse, you'll get a taste of the old architecture by going down the spiral staircase column.
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