Below is a list of the top and leading Distilleries in San Diego. To help you find the best Distilleries located near you in San Diego, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
San Diego’s Best Distilleries:
The top rated Distilleries in San Diego are:
- Malahat Spirits – blend the finest ingredients to create extraordinary handcrafted San Diego rum
- Old Harbor Distilling Co. – has been distilling delicious spirits since 2013 with the very first product named San Miguel Southwestern Gin
- You and Yours Distilling Co. – serve a long list of hand-crafted cocktails paying homage to timeless classics
- Seven Caves Spirits – crafts the finest distilled spirits in small batches using the best ingredients possible
- ReBru Sprits – has an innovative and unique method in creating great-tasting distilled spirits
Malahat Spirits blend the finest ingredients to create extraordinary handcrafted San Diego rum. They combine various traditional and modern techniques in their experimentation. Furthermore, all of the products are made from scratch and blended into perfection. They serve numerous spirits prepared with the most innovative techniques. These include spiced rum, ginger rum, and black tea rum. Moreover, they also distill rye whiskey, bourbon, and vodka. Their cocktail selections include eggnog, mojito, and ginger basil lemonade. They also blend and serve black tea lemonade, raspberry ginger rumtini, and hot buttered rum.
Address: 8706 Production Ave, San Diego, California 92121
”Dropped In to do a little rum sampling. Had a great time my party had mixed drinks while I tried the flight of rums. It was an amazing experience. I would highly recommend. It is hard to find but well worth it.” – Steve Hale
Old Harbor Distilling Co.
Old Harbor Distilling Co. has been distilling delicious spirits since 2013 with the very first product named San Miguel Southwestern Gin. Since then, they have added a line of spirits to their menu. Furthermore, there are other distilled spirits that are prepared using the finest ingredients. The Voyager Series are special one-off batches of barrel-aged spirit. They have released limited quantities of Mezcal Barrel-Aged San Miguel Gin and Cask Strength Rum. Moreover, the adventure series is one of spirits that includes vodka, white rum, and gin. It is designed for easy drinking and for everyone to enjoy.
distillery, rum, vodka, gin
Address: 270 17th St, San Diego, CA 92101
“San Miguel Gin is my go to gin for a Last Word cocktail. The Southwestern botanical bill pairs amazingly with lime and chartreuse. I order it off their website regularly. I need to try their other spirits too.” – Alex Cobble
You and Yours Distilling Co.
You and Yours Distilling Co. serve a long list of hand-crafted cocktails paying homage to timeless classics. They commit to distill high-quality spirits that exude great flavor and aroma. Furthermore, the shop is supported by passionate individuals who perfect the blends and services The distillery tour showcases an innovative production process. Moreover, there are gin and vodka products to enjoy. All of their products are handcrafted and prepared using locally sourced produce. There is also an event space and tasting room. The place can accommodate up to 85 guests. It has an airy space great for a sophisticated and relaxed setting.
distillery, vodka, gin
Address: 1495 G St, San Diego, CA 92101
”Awesome service, cocktails and excellent food with friendly service off the beaten path. Their small plates for brunch are amazing and their normal menu is fantastic too!” – Vu Pham
Seven Caves Spirits
Seven Caves Spirits crafts the finest distilled spirits in small batches using the best ingredients possible. The distillery is truly grain to glass. The staff blends and creates their own natural rain spirits. They believe that the process needs to be in detail to perfect its flavors. Moreover, the rums are prepared using molasses and cane sugar from an old farm. The other ingredients are sourced from trusted markets. Furthermore, their main products are rum and gin. They also serve whiskey and other exploratory spirits. The gins they serve are all distilled with local botanicals. The Barrel-Aged Rum creates a great experience for all of the senses.
distillery, rum, gin
Address: 7950 Stromesa Ct, San Diego, CA 92126
“Incredible experience, highly recommend. We had a private tasting by appointment and loved hearing about the background and artistry that goes into every batch. I can’t wait to try new creations from Seven Caves.” – Sara Miller
ReBru Sprits has an innovative and unique method in creating great-tasting distilled spirits. Empowered with the idea to waste fewer ingredients, the distillery is the first to craft out spirits from craft beer. Furthermore, they sie charcoal and charred oak to flavor the spirit. It is also used for filtration and refining processes. The flavors are of the best even with very unique strategies. Moreover, their products are Sweetcane Pepermnt Whiskey, reBru Vodka, and ReBru Gin. All of their products are award-winning and recognized. They also offer a handcrafted gift box. This includes one 375 mL bottle of Rebru Gin and Vodka.
distillery, gin, vodka
Address: 1735 National Ave, San Diego, CA 92113
”Excellent spirits with a special San Diego touch! Plenty of dining and beverage options also located nearby in their “acre of awesome”.” – Panos Kotselas
Jeanie Burford is a reporter for Kev’s Best. After graduating from UCLA, Amy got an internship at a local radio station and worked as a beat reporter and producer. Jeanie has also worked as a columnist for The Brookings Register. Amy covers economy and community events for Kev’s Best.