Definition of distillery in English:

distillery

noun

  • A place where liquor is manufactured.

    ‘the world's oldest whiskey distillery’
    • ‘Take the time, if you're passing the distillery, to go in for the tour.’
    • ‘There are more whiskeys on the glass shelves than you'll find in most distilleries and the staff are charming without being smarmy.’
    • ‘On July 6th they will visit the whiskey distillery in Midleton and travel onwards to Cork for a spot of shopping.’
    • ‘The Eighteenth Amendment forced all breweries and distilleries to stop making beer and spirits.’
    • ‘Every distillery has a still that is unique in shape, its contours imbuing each single malt with its particular, individual taste.’
    • ‘How can the Irish produce so many different and various whiskeys when Ireland has only three distilleries left?’
    • ‘Some distilleries still honor this tradition while others use mechanical juicers.’
    • ‘Breweries and distilleries were upset that their businesses were being destroyed without compensation.’
    • ‘But gin is making a comeback, and a number of distilleries are bringing this traditional spirit some new-found respect.’
    • ‘He'd burn down his distillery before he'd stick out his foot and trip you.’
    • ‘You may learn how she won a whiskey distillery in a high-stakes poker game.’
    • ‘There are seven grand malt whisky distilleries here, with an eighth, farm-scale distillery being built at Kilchoman.’
    • ‘It wasn't just the creamery, the local distillery had also closed down.’
    • ‘The Seelbach offers special bourbon packages, including room, bourbon tasting, dinner and directions to all the area distilleries.’
    • ‘Until now, ‘production consolidation’ has been the watchword, especially with distilleries in Ireland and breweries in the UK.’
    • ‘Beyond the distilleries and oatcake factories, our future lies in financial services, business services and the creative industries.’
    • ‘There were more than 2,000 distilleries in Ireland at one point, all busily trying to keep up with the world's thirst for Irish spirit.’
    • ‘Produced by more than 100 Scotch distilleries, each single malt has a style and flavor all its own.’
    • ‘The only study known to address this issue directly was conducted with employees recruited to Scottish breweries and distilleries.’
    • ‘It invites a dozen or more distilleries to come in and take over the patio for a day.’

Pronunciation:

distillery

/dəˈstil(ə)rē/