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New Scotland Spirits

Premium Spirits distilled with local New York grains
209 Lark Street Albany, NY 12210 | newscotlandspirits.com
bar room New Scotland Spirits is a veteran owned business committed to crafting high quality locally sourced spirits!
man pouring cocktail Their Tasting Room is now open daily from 11am-7pm on Lark Street in Albany
This Prohibition era-styled speakeasy is perfect for small private events, offering signature cocktails and an exclusive bottle collection This Prohibition era-styled speakeasy is perfect for small private events, offering signature cocktails and an exclusive bottle collection
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Enjoy premium spirits and Prohibition Era and local history literature in a relaxed atmosphere Enjoy premium spirits and Prohibition Era and local history literature in a relaxed atmosphere
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Using grains grown in their hometown of New Scotland, NY they produce premium aged whiskey, rye, bourbon and vodka infused with the spirit of the region Using grains grown in their hometown of New Scotland, NY they produce premium aged whiskey, rye, bourbon and vodka infused with the spirit of the region
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people at bar Their team is dedicated to community engagement and high quality products that honor the history of New Scotland and Albany
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Overview

New Scotland Spirits focuses on spirits that honor New Scotland, NY, and they now have a tasting room in Albany. The cocktail menu includes rye, wheat, and bourbon whiskies, vodka, gin, and local beer, wine, mead, and cider.

A Mission Rooted in Local Heritage

New Scotland Spirits is a local, veteran-owned business committed to crafting regionally sourced spirits in honor of New Scotland, NY.

Using the finest grains from Upstate New York's family farms, they collaborate with local distilleries and farmers to bring the unique taste of rural New York to the world.

Each bottle is infused with the essence of New Scotland's heritage and land.

The New Scotland Spirits Tasting Room

Located at 209 Lark Street is their Prohibition Era-styled speakeasy, which serves as their flagship, specializing in innovative cocktails crafted by top Capital District mixologists. 

Open daily from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., the bar offers samples and flights of Helderberg Whiskies, gin, vodka, and other New York-made beverages.

Perfect for private events of up to 25 guests, their tasting room is a short walk from free parking available in the Albany County lot.

Email tastingroom@newscotlandspirits.com for reservations! 

Premium Spirits

New Scotland Spirit is proud to produce the Helderberg Premium Whisky Series and Several special edition spirits. All the grains used in distilling their spirits are proudly grown in exclusively in New York State. Read about some of their amazing offerings:

Helderberg Winter Wheat Whiskey
A smooth, sweet single-grain whiskey distilled from 100% New York State winter wheat and aged for five years in charred oak barrels. (82 PROOF — 750ML)

Helderberg Straight Rye Whiskey
A robust New York “Empire Rye” made from 75% rye and aged five years in charred oak barrels, perfect neat or in an Old Fashioned. (99 PROOF — 750ML)

Helderberg Bourbon
Crafted from heirloom "bloody butcher" corn and aged five years, this bourbon offers a rich, traditional flavor inspired by Kentucky methods. (99 PROOF — 750ML)

68W
An unaged corn whiskey dedicated to veterans, with proceeds supporting mental health and addiction treatment for America’s soldiers. (82 PROOF — 750ML)

Helderberg Vodka
A crisp and refreshing vodka distilled six times from 100% New York corn and filtered thrice through charcoal. (82 PROOF — 750ML)

Helderberg Single Malt Whiskey
A flagship single malt whiskey made from 100% malted barley, aged five years in charred oak barrels, offering a smoky taste of upstate New York. (82 PROOF — 375ML)

Helderberg Bourbon, Bottled-in-Bond
A limited edition wheated bourbon, distilled from a mix of wheat and corn, aged five years, and bottled at 100 proof. (100 PROOF — 750ML)

Helderberg Bloody Butcher Bourbon
A complex bourbon aged four years in charred oak barrels, finished in red wine casks, reflecting a community effort of local farms and wineries. (99 PROOF — 750ML)

Visit their Tasting Room, which is open 7 days a week, or visit the website to learn more about their homegrown spirits!

 

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