J.P. Wiser's Distillery Experience, Windsor

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In the late-1800’s, John Philip Wiser, or J.P. as he was fondly known, set out in Canada at a deliberate and steady pace to build a company that was known for its quality, craftsmanship, and premium products. So began a long tradition of Canadian whisky making. J.P. Wiser’s ambition was simple – to produce the highest quality whisky that pleased the eye, nose, and tongue. Using only superior ingredients, he aged his whisky to distinction in premium white oak barrels – and over 150 years later, J.P. Wiser’s whisky is still made using traditional recipes to ensure that the final product lives up to the standards set out by J.P. Wiser many generations ago. A perfectionist in all his undertaking, J.P. Wiser used only the finest ingredients and demanded the highest standards for his signature Canadian whisky. Continually improving and advancing the whisky-making method, he aimed to refine the process and set new standards. Many products of that day were glaringly impure and under-aged, but J.P. Wiser’s whiskies soon became known for being blended with exacting care and aged to perfection in white oak barrels.

As well as producing J.P. Wiser’s, Hiram Walker also produces some of the most awarded Canadian Whiskies in the world such as Lot 40 100% Rye, Pike Creek 10 Year Old and Gooderham and Worts Four Grain Blend.

Tours Friday at 1pm, 3pm & 5pm, and Saturdays & Sundays at 12pm, 2pm & 4pm for $15. You must be legal drinking age and have your ID with you.
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  • We were visiting Windsor for a concert and stayed at the casino. A tour of the Hiram Walker distillery was recommended so we decided to go in the afternoon before our concert. What a pleasant... 
    We were visiting Windsor for a concert and stayed at the casino. A tour of the Hiram Walker distillery was recommended so we decided to go in the afternoon before our concert. What a pleasant...  more »
  • Our guide Tim was great. Very informative, few good jokes, interesting, and great value. We learned so much and he was great at keeping everyone's attention for the entire tour. Tasting of 4... 
    Our guide Tim was great. Very informative, few good jokes, interesting, and great value. We learned so much and he was great at keeping everyone's attention for the entire tour. Tasting of 4...  more »
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  • Wow! So much great information shared in this tour. History of Canadian whisky, how it's made, flavor profiles, and a tasting too decide for yourself what you like best! (I apparently lean toward the 100% rye flavor)
  • Hiram Walker "Wiser's Deluxe" is an excellent whiskey at standard price.

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