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Where are you located?

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The Blacksmith’s Shop
2 Kempt Street
Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
Canada B0J 2C0
Map & Directions

Phone:  902 640 2424

What are your shop hours?

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January – April 
Thursday – Sunday
12:00 noon until 5:00 PM

Closed on:
New Years Day - Jan 1,
Good Friday - April 2,
Easter Sunday - April 4, Thanksgiving - October 11, November 11th
Christmas Day - December 25 Boxing Day - December 26


Do you offer tours?

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Yes we do!   Click here  to book a tour and see what dates and times are available. PLEASE NOTE:  Due to Covid-19 we have temporarily suspended tours but we hope to resume giving tours and tastings in the spring. Scheduling will depend on the progress of the pandemic and the resulting shutdowns. Stay tuned and stay optimistic!

How long are your tours and do they include samples?

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A behind-the-scenes tour of our historic building lasts 45 minutes.  Tours can be booked in advance on our website (this is recommended as we have only a limited number of spots available). Tours end in the Quarrie Room and, at that time, guests are invited to sample our products while admiring our newest still, Ruby.  

What happens if I am running late?

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Due to our tight schedule, tours begin promptly at the advertised start time. Unfortunately we are not able to wait for guests who are running late. You may catch up with the group upon your arrival but we are unable to repeat any information that has already been shared. 

Are children allowed on the tour?

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We apologize but we are not currently permitting anyone under the age of 19 on tours. 

Can I cancel or reschedule my tour?

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Tours can be cancelled up to 24 hours in advance.

Do you offer private tastings or special event bookings?

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Yes, we can accommodate special events. For more information and to discuss your request please contact us by email with details


Are your products gluten-free?

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I've never heard of Haskap Berries. What are they?

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The Haskap Berry (also known as Blue Honeysuckle) grows wild in every province except BC, but the cultivated varieties have only recently begun producing fruit in Nova Scotia. The berry itself is deep purple blue in colour and has a taste with the tang of raspberry and the richness of blueberry.


Do you ship?

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We do! We offer shipping within Canada (with the exception of Alberta). Packages are delivered by Canada Post. We offer a flat rate of $30 for purchases under $100.  Orders of $100 and more ship for free.

Do you sell through NS Farmer's Markets?

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Yes. At the moment we attend three Saturday Farmers’ Markets on a weekly basis:

Halifax Seaport (8am-2pm)

Halifax Brewery Market (8am-1pm) 

Wolfville Farmers’Market (9am-1pm)

Does the NSLC carry your products?

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Bluenose Rum, Vodka and Gin are regularly available at select NSLC shops. The NSLC also carries select other Ironworks products from time to time.  Please check their website for details and locations.

Where else can I find your products?

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A select number of Ironworks products are available in Halifax / Dartmouth at: 

Bishop’s Cellar (902)490-2675

Harvest Wines &Spirits (902) 482-9463

RockHead Wine & Beer Market (902) 435-6945

WestSide Beer, Wine & Spirits (902) 835-4112

Liquid Assets (902)873-2275)

A limited selection of our products are available in Alberta liquor stores – search for Ironworks products on Liquor Connect.


Are Ironworks' products available as corporate gifts?

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We have a number of gifting options available, including customizable etching on boxes and other treats? Please get in touch with us and we can chat about possibilities.


What COVID protocols are in place at Ironworks?

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We have limited the number of guests who can enter the retail space. There is hand sanitizer available at each entrance. Our staff are masked at all times and we provide free masks for any visitors who do not have one with them. The sales counter is protected with windows (literally our old storm windows!) Our sampling service is suspended for now. We are doing regular cleaning of high touch surfaces. Plus we are situated in a building that is 120 years old, sitting beside the Atlantic Ocean, which means that we have perfect and constant air circulation!

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Did you know we offer local delivery?

We can deliver right to your door in the HRM area for just $5. Just order $50 or more and choose "Local Delivery" when you check out.

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Photo of the red wooden double front door of Ironworks Distillery. The Ironworks sign is above the door. The antique blacksmith shop sign is mounted on the right corner of the building.

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