Along with the explosion of craft breweries throughout the country, distilleries are popping up in various shapes and sizes with a wide swath or offerings. Making its mark on the Front Range distilling scene, Mile High Spirits offers a cozy and industrial vibe, great nightlife and, most importantly, flavorful unique spirits.
Just a half-hour drive from Boulder, a huge part of Colorado's beer scene, this new and vibrant spirit lounge offers something different for drinking enthusiasts.
When asked what makes Mile High so special, Owner Wyn Ferrell said, "Mile High Spirits is a state of the art facility that produces the highest quality spirits available as well as provides a unique nightlife that has added culture to the city of Denver."
Warm and welcoming atmosphere for the drinking crowd — Photo courtesy of Mile High Spirits
Showcasing their bourbon, gin and vodka production, guests can expect energetic tours full of great info about the distillation process. A delight for the senses, those touring the facility will be able to see, taste, hear and touch all that goes into making Mile High's amazing products.
Tours will begin sometime during the winter of 2015 or spring 2016, so keep an eye out for details on Mile High's website and Facebook page.
Known for making one of the best Moscow Mules in the state, Mile High is constantly creating fresh cocktails to keep your taste buds on their toes.
When asked to talk a little about their specialty drinks, Mile High humbly bragged, "At Mile High Spirits we pride ourselves on our drink menu. We make fantastic cocktails with house made bitters, infusions and top shelf spirits. We change our menu every 2 weeks so be ready to fall in love with a new cocktail every time you come in!"
The Tasting Room and nightlife
Some of Denver's finest DJ's can be found at Mile High on Friday and Saturday nights for those who like to dance the night away and drink 'til they drop. For afternoon and early evening drinkers looking for a laid-back and cozy atmosphere, stopping by the tasting room is the perfect way to spend your time this winter.
With over 10 infusions and seasonal cocktails, you'll have no trouble just sipping the season away.
Unique concoctions make great gifts — Photo courtesy of Mile High Spirits
Holiday delights and events
Perfect for holiday gifts, the Fireside Bourbon is sure to impress the spirit lovers in your family. Also, not a shabby gift for your boss or yourself. Have some friends who are all about Moscow Mules? Grab up Punching Mule, the first-ever Moscow Mule in a can.
Looking for some fun on New Year's? Mile High is planning a killer New Year's bash.