What you may or may not know is that in Higbee, Missouri, just 15-minutes outside of Moberly is a hidden distillery that makes a huge impact.
Woodsmen Distilling in Higbee is where this whiskey is made. The Pecan Barrel Whiskey is aged in a pecan barrel for three years, which is why it is so special. It is the only known pecan barrel-aged whiskey in the world.
This flavor released for the first time on October 12th at their location at 7239 Hwy A in Higbee with a special release party. Don't worry, it is still available for sale or a sample.
Head to Higbee, Missouri to try this unique whiskey that you can't find anywhere else.
While you are there, try samplings of other flavors. They have a wide variety of spirits, from wine to whiskey.
After you have had a tasting spend 30-minutes touring their facility. During this tour, you can learn the ins and outs about how they make their spirits and barrels.
These barrels are shipped all over the world. Some of the furthest places they have been shipped to are China and Scotland. Though they don't ship their pecan barrels.
The tour will show the charring process of barrels, like below.
It might cause things to be a little warm for a few minutes.
Head to Woodsmen Distilling in Higbee, Missouri for an afternoon full of fun and adventure. Their tasting room is open on Saturday from 12-6pm.
The Moberly Area Chamber of Commerce is a membership organization in Randolph County Missouri that also serves as a Convention & Visitors Bureau. Moberly is located in North-Central Missouri on Highway 63 and Highway 24.