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Four of the best Portland distilleries in Maine you should know

These four distilleries have been rated the best by Yelp.com users. Here are four Portland distilleries that are among the city’s favorites. Via Hoodline.com


1. Urban Farm Fermentory

It’s a distillery and a brewery at the same time. Urban Farm Fermentory offers beer, wine, spirits and much more. Users and city dwellers reflect their satisfaction with UFF on Yelp.com by giving the distillery the highest score. One of the reasons is that you can also find a wide variety of kombucha, which is currently a very fashionable drink. They also produce ciders. The customers have been very satisfied with the particular attention given to the premises.

200 Anderson Street, Portlaind, Maine


2. Maine Craft Distilling

They have been in existence since 2012 and the distillery is concentrating on “From Farm To Flask” production. A distillery that stands out as another of the inhabitants’ favourites. It is ranked second in the list of Yelp.com. Here you can taste vodka, rum, whiskey, gin and other spirits such as Blueshine, a blueberry moonshine much acclaimed by visitors.

123 Washington Avenue, Portland, Maine


3. Hardshore Distilling Company

Hardshore is known for producing a local Portland gin. Visitors can come to taste and attend the gin-making process. They have an extensive menu of gin-based cocktails that visitors love. For example, the French Bulldog (photo), or the grapefruit-based Pompelmo Fizz. At Hardshore, they focus on getting new textures and flavors to create a gin that will find its place on a bar shelf.

53 Washington Avenue, Portlaind, Maine


4. Sweetgrass Winery and Distillery Old Port Tasting Room and Shop

At Sweetgrass they produce quality wines and spirits straight from Maine, with local fruits and grains. With 4 out of 5 points on Yelp.com users enjoy the wine and gin of the house. They also offer $5 tastings with a choice of 4 items, including dessert wines, gin and rum.

324 Fore Street, Portland, Maine


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