GrandTen Distilling

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The recent events tied to the COVID-19 Coronavirus requires special attention by all GrandTen employees, distillery visitors, and the general public. As we continue our mission to create craft New England spirits, we also want to ensure the safety of all GrandTen staff and visitors. In order to meet these goals, we wanted to share […]

“Man, Go Run” Mango Rum launch!

Saturday May 25th, 2019 – After two and a half years of tinkering, tasting, and barrel aging GrandTen is proud to announce the launch of our “Man, Go Run” mango rum. Distilled from re-hydrated cane juice and mango puree, this rum was aged for two years in American and French Oak before being rested with […]

Top Speakeasy Bar

The Thrillist has rated our cocktail bar one of the best in the city of Boston. Needless to say, we are proud, but please keep this on the DL.

Travel and Leisure Top 10

Proud to be named one of Travel and Leisure Top 10 distilleries.

Live Acoustic Music – December 21 | 6p-8p

Swing by the distillery on December 21st and relax with a cocktail while you listen to the sweet and soulful musical stylings of local duo Badger & Burgan. Be warned: your hearts will melt a little. No cover. 6p-8p 383 Dorchester Ave • Boston, MA • 02127  

The GrandTen Bar

Boston Barhopper, September 16th, 2016 It’s a warm, late-summer day in South Boston, and the garage door leading into GrandTen Distilling’s facility on Dorchester Ave is wide open. Inside, head bartender Steve Schnelwar and distiller Wes Dalton are standing on stepstools, huddled around a chalkboard that’s been painted onto a concrete column adjacent to the […]

Cocktails and invention at GrandTen Distilling

By Catherine Smart GLOBE CORRESPONDENT JULY 15, 2016 Matt Nuernberger and Spencer McMinn, cousins and cofounders of GrandTen Distilling in South Boston, are excited to have you to their place for a drink. “I think people can expect a unique experience. We are probably one of the few distilleries in the country where the alcohol […]

GrandTen Distilling Opens Its Cocktail Bar

by Dana Hatic Jul 5, 2016, 11:00a @DanaHatic Craft cocktails made with spirits distilled onsite After fourteen months and a round of online fundraising, GrandTen Bar is finally ready to open in South Boston. The cocktail bar will be part of GrandTen Distilling and will open to craft spirit-loving customers this coming weekend. Read the […]

Meet Boston’s craft distilling pioneers

By Sanjay Salomon | (Aug. 2015) What does it take to start a whiskey distillery in Boston? Apparently it takes a law degree, a chemistry background, or an MBA. Boston is now home to three whiskey distilleries – one in Roxbury, one in South Boston, and one on the Boston waterfront. Read the article.

GrandTen Distilling Plans to Open a Cocktail Bar Inside the Distillery

By: Rachel Leah Blumenthal | Boston Eater (Mar. 2015) The South Boston-based distillery is raising funds to open Bar 383. GrandTen Distilling has been using locally-sourced ingredients to produce spirits (gin, rum, and more) in South Boston since 2012, and now, the team wants to convert its Saturday tasting bar into a legit cocktail bar. […]

A Convoluted Path Ends With Grand Ten Distilling

By Cynthia Graber | edibleBOSTON (Winter 2013) You’ve never been in the food business. You’ve never made any variety of this particular product. You wheedle family and friends into investing thousands of dollars. You build out an entire industrial production site without ever having turned out even one product sample. Against most logic, it pays […]

The 5 new small-batch distilled boozes to drink right now

By Dave Baldwin | Thrillest (Aug. 2013) Grand Ten’s Medford Rum Since debuting last Spring, this South Boston craft distillery housed in 19th-century iron foundry has been aggressively rolling out new spirits to complement their Fire Puncher Vodka and signature Wire Works Gin, including an apple vodka and series of liqueurs like the barrel-aged almond […]

Gin Dandy: Three Tonic Syrups for Your Summer G & T

By Christopher Hughes | Boston Magazine (July 2013) The Great Tonic Taste-Off We field-tested three artisanal syrups—and one great Italian soda—with our favorite local gin, GrandTen Distilling’s Wire Works. When making at home, add a half ounce of tonic syrup for every three ounces of soda water. Once opened, the tonic will keep in the […]

Liquid Diet: Grand Ten Distilling’s Rare Apple Vodka; New 383 Series

By Christopher Hughes | Boston Magazine (April 30, 2013) Grand Ten Distilling is New England’s entrée into this elite league of pot distilling savants. Launched in April of 2012 by Matt Neurnberger and Spencer McMinn, this South Boston distillery makes gins and liqueurs that’ll make you forget all about your go-to bases for tonics and […]