Taking you on great journeys
Pick your spirit and we'll handle the rest.
Amazing Spirits Like No Other
Make booze, have fun, do good, break the rules, dare greatly! Come on down and enjoy wonderfully delicious spirits with incredible modern day twists, like no other.
Great vibes for everyone
Enjoy paired foods, Take our tour, have a cocktail… or two. With us, you can enjoy whatever your heart desires and it’ll be fun for the whole family!
A Tremendous Event Space
Weddings, graduations, birthdays, or just because! B6D has so much space we almost don’t know what to do with it! Book us today.
Who We Are
Make Booze, Have Fun, Do Good, Break The Rules, Dare Greatly!
We are Barrelhouse 6 Distillery…
Come spend the day overlooking stunning Keuka Lake and tasting spirits that embody the passion, creativity, attention to detail, and love of Whiskey, that are the heart and soul of the place. You’ll get to meet Joe and Kara, and their eclectic entourage of friends, where they make the spirits that will delight you, and exceed your expectations.
They’re the faces behind b6d’s unique story. Their 100-proof passion for teaching you the art of distilling and love of a great drink, will turn that passion into yours, too. Come and chill out at our extraordinary tasting room with incredible views. Join the Keuka Social Club and have your very own personalized barrel at the bar with your hand crafted spirits in it. Take a class in distilling or tasting. Join a bottling party. Have fun. Make new friends. Make new memories. That’s what B6D is all about. Welcome to the family.
MEET Our Awesome Team
These are the people working hard to make your experience with us, an amazing one.
The Master Distiller
This engineer, lawyer and mother watched a documentary about craft distilling back in 2012. A year later she was in a Whisky Workshop learning the trade and said, “why not?” So Kara researched and researched, did some hobnobbing with industry leaders, attended more classes, developed a business plan and started saving her pennies.
The Seasoned Businessman
Fate has brought Kara and Joe together to form the perfect partnership for the perfect business for them both. Joe—also a lawyer and a real-estate developer—started brewing beer in his kitchen. That pastime blossomed into a love of all things brewed. And he was pretty good at it too, as he is with everything he sets his sights on. One thing is for sure: Joe loves a good time, loves his friends, and is enthusiastic to share what he has with those friends, old and new. And now he has the place to do it.
Happy Memories from our Customers
Must Go Destination in Hammondsport
Went Saturday and Sunday for opening. Great views of lake from spacious deck. Services and beverages were top notch. Welcoming detail of space both inside and out.