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the home of angel’s envy

distillery location and hours

Temporarily Closed

Our standard distillery hours are listed below. When you book a tour or sign up for an event, we’ll send you the most up-to-date information for the day of your visit. You can also follow us on Facebook for all our distillery updates. Plan accordingly, as this is a working distillery and many areas are not climate controlled. In warmer months, you will experience hot and humid conditions for up to 30-40 minutes. We also ask that you don’t wear high-heels or open-toe shoes during your visit.

Angel’s Envy Distillery

500 E. Main St. Louisville, Kentucky 40202

Temporarily Closed


Wednesday – Thursday
Friday – Saturday*


10am – 5pm
10am – 5pm
10am – 6pm*
12:30pm – 5:30pm*


10am – 5pm
12pm – 5pm
10am – 5pm
10am – 6pm
12:30pm – 5:30pm

Tours are by reservation only.

Keep in mind, this is a working distillery and many areas are not climate controlled so plan on experiencing humid and hot conditions for up to 30-40 minutes.

*Hours subject to change; for specific availability, Book a Tour.

Distillery Tours

Signature tour

Get an insider’s look at the Angel’s Envy’s distillery on Main Street, Louisville. Your guided tour will begin in our reception area, continuing into the heart of our distilling operation. Once there, visitors will experience a fully operational urban distillery unlike any other. During this tour, visitors will see first-hand our distillation process from beginning to finished spirit. The tour culminates with a visit to our distillery bar, The Finishing Room, where we’ll conclude your tour with a tasting. This is your chance to experience and taste what makes Angel’s Envy so unique.

One-hour | $20.00 per person

Monday, Wednesday & Thursday:
Tours every half hour until 5pm

Friday & Saturday*:
Tours every hour until 6pm
Tours every hour until 5:30pm

Inside the Barrel tour

Building on our Signature Tour experience, the Inside the Barrel Tour offers guests a chance to learn even more about our secondary barrels and the finishing process. You’ll have a chance to hear first-hand how we chose our unique finishes, see the science behind the barrels, and then taste the results. Guests will sample our Bourbon Finished in Port Casks, our Rye Finished in Rum Barrels, and you will also have the rare opportunity to taste unfinished Rye straight from the barrel. It’s the best possible way to experience the impact of secondary finishing, and we hope you’ll join us on this exclusive tour.

One-hour | $45.00 per person

Friday & Saturday*:
Tours every hour until 6pm
Tours every hour until 5:30pm

Additional information

Keep in mind, this is a working distillery and many areas are not climate controlled so plan on experiencing humid and hot conditions for up to 30-40 minutes.

  • Tours are by reservation only
  • Tours not available on Tuesday
  • We can only accommodate groups of 12 or less per each tour. For larger group size please reserve multiple tour times
  • For information about military discounts and general tour information, call us at 502-890-6300 or fill out our contact form
  • Booking Terms & Conditions
  • * Hours subject to change; for specific availability, click Book Now above

COVID-19/Coronavirus FAQs

Q: Can I cancel my tour?
A: Guests may cancel their tours at any time, and a refund will be issued.
Q: Is production still running?
A: Yes, our production is still running during this period, and we are taking every precaution to ensure the health of our staff and the safety of our product. 
Q: What is the status of the employees?
A: We are working with health experts and taking every step to guarantee the safety of our employees. None of our employees currently have COVID-19/coronavirus.
Q: How long will the Visitor Center be shut down?
A: We will continuously evaluate the situation based on the latest health information, but we will not reopen until we are confident in the safety of our guests and staff.
Q: Should I book a tour for a future visit?
A: Our reservations are open through June, but availability is subject to change based on the evolving situation.
Q: What is the distillery doing to prevent the spread of COVID-19/coronavirus?
A: Angel’s Envy is deeply committed to the health and safety of our visitors and staff. As a distillery, keeping a pristine production facility has always been one of our highest priorities, and we are committed to maintaining our already high standards. Further, we will be following closely with all local health authority guidelines and increasing the frequency of our cleaning.
Q: Will the tour experience be any different?
A: Due to the coronavirus/COVID-19 situation, tours are suspended at this time.
Q: I pre-purchased a bottle of Angel’s Envy Cellar Collection 10-Year Kentucky Straight Bourbon Finished in Tawny Port Barrels—when can I pick it up?
A: You may pick up your Cellar Collection when the distillery reopens to the public. Please check our website and social channels for updates regarding our visitor center hours.

Attention Distillery Guests: Production Will Pause in March and April

Production will temporarily pause at the distillery, but our work continues. We’re always striving to improve our operations, and it will be necessary to briefly cease production to clean, repair and upgrade our facility. During this production break, tours will still continue during normal hours, even if distilling does not. We thank you for your patience as we work to ensure that our whiskey maintains the high quality that you’ve come to expect from us.

Production Stoppage Dates: March 22nd through April 13th


events & experiences

Join us for a class, tasting event or unique Angel’s Envy experience. We’d love to share our home with you.

bottle your own


Fill your own one-of-a-kind bottle of Angel’s Envy, straight from the source, during this unique distillery experience.

Bottling filling offered select Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays. 

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Henderson cocktail class

We invite you to explore the science and craft of mixology as you learn to make the Angel’s Envy signature cocktail, The Henderson.

Classes offered monthly.

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Rye cocktail class

With its subtle mingling of sweet and spicy, Angel’s Envy Rye is an exceptional spirit. So naturally, it deserves an exceptional cocktail class.

Classes offered monthly.

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Behind the bar

cocktail class

Sometimes, there’s no better place to learn than behind a bar with an extremely talented cocktail specialist. That’s why we’re inviting you to explore the art of the cocktail with one of our Whiskey Guardians.

Classes offered monthly.

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Angel’s & Ale

Angel’s Envy is partnering with local breweries to create exceptional, one-of-a-kind beers finished in our unique barrels.

Classes offered weekly. 

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Bartending With Bitters

Guests will learn the history and how-to of bitters, experiencing both how to make their own and use them in their home bars or cocktails.

Classes offered weekly.  Learn More

Drinking Seasonally

With Local Ingredients

Every week, our expert bartenders will showcase a seasonal cocktail, teaching you how to mix it to perfection using local flavors and ingredients.

Classes offered weekly. 

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host your event

Want to host your event at Angel’s Envy?  Learn more in our event rental page:

Event Rental

For additional inquiries, please use our contact form