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Cantilever Bridge Distillery

Cantilever Bridge Distillery Nestled into the rocky shoreline sits the quaint village of Ranier, Minnesota that was once the epicenter of smuggling spirits during the 1920s. But none of this could have been possible without the Historic Cantilever Bridge, the conduit that connected Canada to the United States. The Speakeasies and the Gin Joints needed a steady supply to stay in business, and we can neither confirm or deny that the fine citizens of Ranier were involved. Unbeknownst to the border patrol (often overlooked by residents), the Cantilever Bridge was the pipeline to liquid libations that would entertain not only the Northwoods but consistently reach as far as Chicago and beyond. As we look to our past to inspire our future, Cantilever brings back that history, the passion, and the excitement of a bygone era to offer you amazing distilled spirits that are all hand-distilled from scratch using the finest Minnesota grains and water from the Canadian Shield. Supporting our local community is at our core. We take great care in sourcing with local farmers first to provide the finest Minnesota Proud ingredients, and it is even better when it makes a superior product that will be produced and aged in the Northwoods.


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2078 Spruce Street, Ranier, MN, US, 56668 Email:
Phone: 218-540-1932 Web:
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