Pioneer Distillery and Estate in stunning Quebec
A unique way of living in nature, in Franklin, Quebec, in a majestic place at the foot of the Vallée-du-Haut-Saint-Laurent and Adirondacks. Franklin is an agricultural area located in the Mont-Saint-Laurent valley in Montérégie, about 70 km south of the island of Montreal, characterized by the abundance and beauty of orchards and sugar bushes, and has a rich built heritage and several centenary churches. The Municipality is an integral part of the Circuit du Paysan, recognized as one of the best gastronomic routes in the province. An incomparable agritourism site. On a scenic boulevard, stands this beautiful 33-hectare estate, adjacent to the state of New York. The site includes a beautiful spacious manor house, production buildings, a berry farm and a maple forest. The farm cultivates black currants, blueberries, marasca cherries and rhubarb for the production of distillates and liqueurs from its origins and later, thanks to the acquisition of a 250 liter Mueller hybrid, was able to make the first "Single Malt "and" Rye "exclusively Made in Quebec. A pioneer distillery, the first to produce whiskey in Quebec in addition to fruit liqueurs.
In addition to receiving numerous international awards, the distillery boasts among his clients: the Quebec Liquor Corporation, the New Brunswick Liquor Corporation, the Ontario Liquor Control Board, high-end restaurants and bars in Quebec and some European distributors.
The 33-hectare farm includes 2000 blackcurrant plants, 350 cherry trees, 200 blueberry plants, rhubarb and raspberry seedlings and 1500 young trees (oak, cherry, maple, walnut), benefiting from exceptional water quality, equipment motorized, farm buildings and storage and a maple grove with from 2000 to 3000 taps.
The 240 square meter manor house is on two floors, spacious and comfortable. It has 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a basement, heat pump heating, air conditioning, fireplace and a wonderful inground pool surrounded by nature and a breathtaking view.
This fantastic estate and distillery represents an investment of sure profit, unique in its kind.