Our Tasting Room is open Tuesday – Sunday beginning at 1pm. Visitors can learn about the history and process of Balcones Distilling while enjoying a tasting flight, dram or one of our rotating cocktails. Each flight purchased receives $10.00 off one bottle of whisky. Ask for details during your visit. Annual or Special Release Whiskies are available for tasting while supplies last.
Join us for our weekly happy hour: Tuesday – Friday, 2 – 6pm. $2 off cocktails and 1/2 off full pours.
TASTING ROOM HOURS
TUESDAY 1-8 pm
WEDNESDAY 1-8 pm
THURSDAY 1-10 pm
SATURDAY 1-10 pm*
SUNDAY 1-5 pm
Join us for a tour of our distillery as we walk you through our distillation process that creates world-class whiskies in the heart of downtown Waco. Starting at our grain silos and finishing with a sampling of our whiskies, you’ll learn what makes Balcones unique. Tours fill up quickly – so book your spot today!
Please note that we cannot accommodate infants or children on our tours. Guests must be 19 to join a tour and 21 to taste our spirits.
This tour & tasting may be refunded up to 2 days prior to your confirmed tour with a full refund, with no refunds after that.
TUESDAY | WEDNESDAY | THURSDAY | FRIDAY | SATURDAY
Guided by one of our distillers, the VIP Tours are an intimate experience where you’ll learn more in-depth about our whisky making process. On the tour, you’ll get to taste samples throughout the process, take an up-close view of the copper stills, visit our barrel-aging rooms, and sip on past & future special releases. Capacity is limited to 10 guests per tour due to space restrictions. VIP Tours are held approximately 6x per year and last up to two (2) hours. This tour & tasting may be refunded up to 2 days prior to your confirmed tour with a full refund, with no refunds after that.
Want to Gift a Tour Instead?
Note: this is not the same as booking a tour, this is only a gift card that goes towards purchasing a tour. Please see above for booking a distillery tour.
Click below to give the gift of a Balcones Tour!
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We will not be offering Master Classes in 2020. We apologize for any inconvenience.
OUR GIFT SHOP
Our gift shop offers a variety of Balcones merchandise, apparel, glassware and all currently available whiskies. All items (except our whiskies) are available on our online store – visit the Store tab. Whisky sales are restricted to two (2) 750ml bottles per person, every 30 days. Everyone must show a valid ID upon purchase of whisky. If you are interested in a specific whisky, please call ahead of your trip to confirm our current available bottles for sale in the gift shop.