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Best Bourbon and Whiskey Distilleries List South

Last updated Jan 13, 2021 | Published on Dec 12, 2020


by Matty Sims

Check out the best bourbon and whiskey distilleries list South (excluding Kentucky).


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Tennessee Bourbon & Whiskey Distilleries List

TN Bourbon Distilleries List

Outside of Kentucky, Tennessee is the state most well known for its whiskey. Although many of the distilleries there prefer the term Tennessee Whiskey, most of these whiskeys meet all the legal requirements to be called bourbon. In fact, the mellowing that makes Tennessee whiskey what it is is sometimes used by bourbon distilleries — like Evan Williams.

I.W Harper (Diageo) Tullahoma, TN

I.W Harper’s Website

  • I.W. Harper Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
  • I.W. Harper Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Orphan Barrel Whiskey Distilling Co., Tullahoma, TN

Orphan Barrel Whiskey Distilling Co.’s Website

  • Forged Oak 15-Year-Old Bourbon
  • Lost Prophet 22-Year-Old Bourbon
  • Barterhouse 20 Year Old Bourbon
  • Rhetoric 20 to 25-Year-Old Bourbon
  • The Gifted Horse American Whiskey
  • Forager’s Keep 26-Year-Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky
  • Muckety-Muck 24-Year-Old Single Grain Scotch Whisky

Jack Daniel’s Distillery, Lynchburg, TN

Jack Daniel’s Distillery’s Website

  • Jack Daniel’s Rye
  • Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel
  • Gentleman Jack
  • Sinatra Select
  • Jack Daniel’s Bottled in Bond
  • Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Barrel Strength
  • Jack Daniel’s Old No. 7

Cascade Hollow Distilling Co. (Diageo), Tullahoma, TN

Cascade Hollow Distilling Co.’s Website

  • George Dickel No. 12 Whisky
  • George Dickel Rye Whisky
  • George Dickel Bottled in Bond
  • George Dickel Barrel Select
  • George Dickel Single Barrel 9 Year Old
  • George Dickel Single Barrel 15 Year Old
  • George Dickel No. 8 Whisky
  • George Dickel No. 1 Whisky

Chattanooga Whiskey, Chattanooga, TN

Chattanooga Whiskey’s Website

  • Experimental Series
  • Chattanooga Whiskey 91 Tennessee High Malt
  • Chattanooga Whiskey Cask 111 Tennessee High Malt
  • Chattanooga Whiskey 99 Rye Tennessee High Malt
  • 1816 Bourbon Reserve
  • 1816 Bourbon Cask
  • 1816 Bourbon Single Barrel
  • 1816 Bourbon Beer Barrel Finished
  • 1816 Bourbon Native

Nelson’s Green Brier Distillery, Nashville, TN

Nelson’s Green Brier Distillery’s Website

  • Nelson’s Green Brier Tennessee Whiskey
  • Belle Meade Bourbon
  • Belle Meade Bourbon Reserve
  • Belle Meade Bourbon Cask-Strength Single Barrel
  • Belle Meade Bourbon Special Cask Finish
  • Belle Meade Bourbon Honey
  • Belle Meade Black Belle

Benjamin Prichard’s Tennessee Whiskey, Kelso, TN

Benjamin Prichard’s Tennessee Whiskey

  • Prichard’s Double Barreled Bourbon
  • Prichard’s Lincoln County Lightning
  • Prichard’s Double Chocolate Bourbon
  • Prichard’s Tennessee Whiskey
  • Prichard’s Tennessee Rye Whiskey
  • Prichard’s Tennessee Malt Whiskey

Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey, Nashville, TN

Beechtree Distillery, Nashville, TN.

Collier and McKeel (North Coast Spirits), Nashville, TN

Corsair Distillery, Nashville, TN

H. Clark Distillery, Thompson’s Station, TN

Hook & Ladder Distillery, Kingsport, TN

Jakes Creek Distillery, Sevierville, TN

Knox Whiskey Works, Knoxville, TN

Leiper’s Fork Distillery, Franklin, TN

Nashville Craft, Nashville, TN

Old Forge Distillery, Pigeon Forge, TN

Ole Smoky Distillery, Gatlinburg, TN

Popcorn Sutton Distilling (Sazerac) Newport, TN

Short Mountain Distillery, Woodbury, TN

Southern Pride Distillery (Nashville Whiskey Co.), Fayetteville, TN

Sugarlands Distilling Co., Gatlinburg, TN

Tenn South Distillery, Lynnville, TN

Tennessee Hills Distillery, Jonesborough, TN

Tennessee Stillhouse Co./Chattanooga Whiskey Co., Chattanooga, TN

XXX Distillery, Sevierville, TN

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Georgia Bourbon & Whiskey Distilleries List

ASW Distillery, Atlanta, GA

Dalton Distillers, Dalton, GA

Dawsonville Moonshine Distillery/Free Spirits Distillery , Dawsonville, GA

Georgia Distilling Co., Milledgeville, GA

Independent Distilling Co., Decatur, GA

Ivy Mountain Distillery, Mt. Airy, GA

Lazy Guy Distillery, Kennesaw, GA

Moonrise Distillery, Clayton, GA

Old Fourth Distillery, Atlanta, GA

R.M. Rose Co./Potts-Thompson Liquor Co./Mountain Spring Distillery, Dillard, GA

Stillhouse Creek Craft Distillery, Dahlonega, GA

Thirteenth Colony Distilleries, Americus, GA

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South Carolina Bourbon & Whiskey Distilleries List

Six & Twenty Distillery, Piedmont, SC

Low Country Whiskey Co, Charleston, SC

Carolina Moon Distillery, Edgefield, SC

Charleston Distilling Co., Charleston, SC

Chatooga Belle Farm Distillery, Long Creek, SC

Copper Horse Distilling, Columbia, SC

Crouch Distilling, Columbia, SC

Dark Corner Distillery, Greenville, SC

Dark Water Distillery, Camden, SC

Firefly Distillery, Charleston, SC

Gorget Distilling Co., Lugoff, SC

High Wire Distilling, Charleston, SC

Hollow Creek Distillery, Leesville, SC

Jakal Distillery, Lexington, SC

Lucky Duck Distillery, Yemassee, SC

Moonlight Distillery, Lexington, SC

Mountain Creek Distillery, Easley, SC

Palmetto Moonshine (Southern Estates Investments), Anderson, SC

Red Barn Likker, Abbeville, SC

Straw Hat Distillery, Timmonsville, SC

Striped Pig Distillery, Charleston, SC

Sugar Tit Moonshine, Reidville, SC

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North Carolina Bourbon & Whiskey Distilleries List

Blue Ridge Distilling Co., Bostic, NC

Broadslab Distillery, Benson, NC

Broad Branch Distillery, Winston-Salem, NC

Diablo Distilleries, Jacksonville, NC

Doc Porter’s Distillery, Charlotte, NC

Foothills Distillery/Copperhead Craft Spirits, Conover, NC

Great Wagon Road Distilling Co., Pineville, NC

H&H Distillery, Asheville, NC

Laws Distillery Inc., Lenoir, NC

Lizard Lick Brewing & Distilling, Zebulon, NC

Mayberry Spirits, Mount Airy, NC

Mother Earth Brewing, Kinston, NC

Southern Artisan Spirits, Kings Mountain, NC

Southern Grace Distilleries, Concord, NC

Top of the Hill Distillery (Topo Distillery), Chapel Hill, NC

Troy & Sons Distillers/Asheville Distilling Co., Asheville, NC

Walton’s Distillery, Jacsonville, NC

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Written by Matty Sims

Matty Sims is the Editor-in-Chief at a digital media company. LeAnn (his wife) and his daughters Claire, Maddy, and Adele along with a brand new pup Booker live in Taylors, SC, at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains. He enjoys cracking a well-aged bottle of bourbon with friends and sharing stories, or cracking one of his favorite daily sippers on the back porch while the pup and his kids play in the backyard. He is a storyteller at heart, and Bourbon has deep roots in storytelling.

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