In 2005, the Kelleher brothers built the first distillery in the Texas Hill Country and, in 2007, sold their first bottle of Dripping Springs Vodka. The company then launched Dripping Springs Gins and 1876 Bourbons. They continue to produce award winning small batch vodkas, gins, and bourbons.
In August 2021 they opened Visitor Center and Distillers Hall on their beautiful ten acres of the Texas Hill Country. Visitor Center offers tours and tastings, cocktails, and great food. Distillers Hall is an extraordinary wedding and special events venue with stunning indoor and outdoor spaces to accommodate occasions from intimate to grand.
Visitor Center features our new tasting room, craft cocktail bar, and southern bites kitchen. Take a full distillery tour and visit our Bottle Shop for bottles and merchandise while you’re here! Open to the public Thursday-Sunday.
Distillers Hall is our new wedding and special events venue that blends the best of upscale contemporary Hill Country style with the artisanal craftsmanship that has made our brand a Texas favorite for 15 years. Schedule a private tour of our facility today to see our incredibly beautiful and unique space for yourself.
Handcrafted without compromise, Dripping Springs Vodka and Dripping Springs Orange Vodka are micro-distilled 20 times in copper pot stills in small 50-gallon batches. They are then mixed with pure, mineral-rich artesian spring water from the Texas Hill Country before a final clarifying, slow filtration through Swedish activated charcoal. Dripping Springs Vodka is lush and balanced with a smooth finish.
Dripping Springs Orange Vodka is infused with oranges we hand zest here at the distillery, for an all natural orange flavor.
Dripping Springs Gins are made in small 40-gallon batches in our proprietary copper pot stills. Each batch is designed to capture the essence of our nine botanical mix with an optimal 40% Distiller’s cut, and are finished with pure, Hill Country Artesian Spring Water.
Dripping Springs Artisan Gin is an approachable, lower proof (85 proof) spirit made with a delicate combination of soft floral notes, a hint of spice, and fresh citrus from the Texas Rio Grande Valley.
Dripping Springs Traditional Gin is a juniper-forward London dry gin, reinvented with southwestern flavors. It is 95 proof and designed for Traditional Gin lovers who enjoy a richer citrus and juniper palate.
1876 Texas Bourbon is distilled, barreled and bottled in Texas using 80% yellow #2 Texas corn and 20% Secale Cereale Oklahoma winter rye. This blend is triple distilled and aged for 3-5 years in new, white American oak then refined down to 85 proof with our signature Hill Country Artesian Spring Water. The end result is a rich and balanced Bourbon with flavors of rye toast, caramel and vanilla with just a hint of smoke.
Our 1876 Port Barrel Finish Bourbon starts with our 3-5 year aged 1876 Texas Straight Bourbon at cask strength. It undergoes a second barrel aging process for 8 weeks in select port wine barrels that we secure from the Napa Valley region of California and is finished with our Artesian Spring Water. The result is an incredibly smooth bourbon that is perfect for sipping neat, on the rocks.
Republic Bloody Mary Mix is simply made with real ingredients. Designed from a classic, house-made bar recipe, Republic Bloody Mary Mix is the perfect addition to any Bloody Mary, Bloody Maria, Brown Mary, or Michelada!
Republic Bloody Mary Mix is tomato forward, with the perfect blend of citrus and spices and just a touch of heat.
Republic Spirit Blends is a line of mixers that mix well with tequila and many other spirits, sparkling water, wine, and beer. Made in Texas with nine unique flavors inspired by our great state. Made from real ingredients and sweetened with organic agave nectar and pure cane sugar, these mixers are sure to shake up your spirit!
We pledge to donate a portion of sales on all Dripping Springs Vodka and Gin sold this October through November to local food banks in Texas and Middle Tennessee. Give back and drink in good spirit with your favorite bottle of Dripping Springs.
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The Airstream is the ideal Groom’s/Groom’s party hangout. We have furnished it with comfy leather furniture, games and a bar accessories.
The Bridal Party can relax, entertain and get ready in our beautiful Bridal House with a covered porch, living room, kitchenette and dressing room area (outfitted with multiple vanities and outlets for hair and makeup). The house is decorated with stylish lounge furniture both inside and out, perfect for Bridal photos. We stock complimentary water, coffee and mixers.
Overlooking The Grove, the Arbor Pergola is a perfect ceremony or intimate dining area (weather permitting) with local limestone tile floor and planted vines and pin lights. | 500sqft.
The Pergola can be combined with The Terrace to extend the available space. | Additional 400sqft
Designed in the style of a contemporary Hill Country Ranch House, the main tasting area of our property is decorated in a blend of traditional materials like local limestone and contemporary fixtures and furnishings. Guests can relax on soft leather sofas and at copper topped or handmade timber tables. The entrance is through a 450sqft covered front porch. This versatile space has a fully equipped commercial kitchen and can be used to accommodate a number of different needs.
Located to the rear of the Bar, facing the Grove, The Patio is furnished in handmade timber tables and benches. This space can be used for a cocktail area or outdoor dining.
The Distiller’s Bar adjoins both the Hall and the Grove and has glass and steel doors.
Set within a gorgeous live oak grove, The Grove is a flexible outdoor space with a purpose built stage and 60ft open area in front of the stage.
Overlooking our beautifully lit live oak trees, our main event hall is a dramatic upscale contemporary barn space with 30ft high ceilings and large glass and steel windows and doors. The natural light and views are perfect for daytime weddings and our beautiful lighting also creates a truly magical evening.