News & Events

News & Events

Join us for the All American BBQ on June 29th!

A Declaration of Gindependence Celebrate the 4th of July with us at our All American BBQ for the Grand Opening of our new patio! We’ll be showing off our patriotic spirits with new Bluecoat American Dry Gin cocktails and craft brews from friends and partners, Evil Genius and Neshaminy Creek. Live music from Mole Street Artists, fun and […]

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United Craft: A Cocktail Competition for a Cause

Philadelphia Distilling & Victory Brewing Company are teaming up to bring you a cocktail competition for a cause! Indulge your taste buds and support some of Philly’s local schools. Four Philadelphia bartenders will be handcrafting specialty cocktails, infusing Bluecoat American Dry Gin + pairing with select Victory Beer Tickets ($30) Include: – Event entry – […]

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People’s Choice: 2017 Best Distillery

We participated in the Pennsylvania Spirits Convention hosted at Citizen’s Bank Park last month and were voted People’s Choice: 2017 Best Distillery by the attendees.  Congratulations to Jefferson Oates from Schulson Collective for creating this marvelous cocktail: “Smoke and Flowers”. We want to thank everyone for all of your support! Click here for the April […]

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You’re Invited to Our Grand Opening: February 19th & 20th

Philadelphia Distilling, the first Pennsylvania based craft distillery since Prohibition, celebrates ten years of premium spirit production with a new state-of-the-art distillery. Combining old school craftsmanship with evolving modern techniques to create a unique portfolio of premium spirits, the distillery floor features hand-hammered 2500L copper pot stills from the fifth-generation Forsyth family in Scotland, and […]

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Open Top Wood Fermentation Vessel

At Philadelphia Distilling we see industrial craftsmanship as the link between art and science. So when purchasing additional equipment for our new and expanded distillery, we sought companies where that tradition remains part of production.  We were lucky to find The Hall-Woolford Tank Co, founded in 1854 in our hometown of Philadelphia, once called “Workshop […]

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Tough Broad Release

Curiosity + Collaboration=One Tough Broad A joint project from Yards Brewery and Philadelphia Distilling The idea Yards: Because we use very flavorful malt in our beers, we’ve always wondered what would happen if we tried to distill from that base. To help us in our experiment, we called on our friends at Philadelphia Distilling, leaders […]

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New Distillery Grand Opening Dates

AJAX BUILDING HISTORY Prior to the Philadelphia Distilling, the site was the main plant of the AJAX Metal Company. Built between 1893 and 1944, the four-building complex was devoted to the smelting and refining of metals. The home of one of Philadelphia’s most vital economic drivers was purchased in 1950 and converted to warehouse space. […]

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