Hundreds Turn Out For First Distillery Tours
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Short Mountain Shine was introduced to Cannon County with the soft grand opening of the Short Mountain Distillery Friday and Saturday.

The "soft" grand opening gave the owners an idea they are going to have to significantly increase their workload to meet the demands of the consumers when the big grand opening occurs April 21st.

Officials did not keep tabs on how many people walked through the opening gate Friday. However they reported 788 people showed up on Saturday ready to take the tour of the distillery, purchase souvenirs and autographed bottles.

Both Friday and Saturday, demand was so overwhelming that the distillery sold out of Short Mountain Shine in just half a day. Tours will continue in the coming weeka on Fridays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. After April 21st the tours will expand to five days a week, Tuesdays through Saturdays.

For more information about the newest and hottest tourist attraction in Middle Tennessee call 615-216-0830 or visit shortmountaindistillery.com

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March 25, 2012 at 1:44pm
If they average 300 to 400 people daily for the tours they should consider opening up a restaurant and calling it "Shine Dining."
March 25, 2012 at 3:36pm
Agreed with Kevin
March 25, 2012 at 5:32pm
I visited Friday and Saturday since I live about a mile away. Short Mountain Distillery is very well done and an interesting place to visit. It will undoubtedly become a stop for many travelers in the region. I think it will be very sucessful and a plus for Cannon Co. TTT
March 25, 2012 at 7:43pm
when u have the tours will you still have the bottles for sale ?
April 02, 2012 at 1:00pm
How can Liquor be sold here? If it is sold here, why not have other Liquor stores?
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April 02, 2012 at 3:30pm
A special license allows manufacturers to sell samples of their product(s) at their location.

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