Best Drinks Events And Tastings In London

Of course there's nothing wrong with indulging in the same drink every time you go out, but with the summer in full swing, there's never been a better time to explore everything that the city's bartenders have to offer. It's time to stop dipping your toes; just dive straight in. Check out our recommendations for the best drinks events in London and discover some of the ace liquor-centric activities this city has to offer.

Last updated on 27th June 2022




Merchant House

180 user reviews 5

Merchant House know more than just a thing or two when it comes to drinks in London. Notorious for their masterclasses, tastings and workshops, these bars are sure to help you get to know whisky on a whole new level with experts on-hand to guide you through every sip.

London Craft Beer Cruise

185 user reviews 5

London Craft Beer Cruise is up there with some of the city's quirkiest drink tasting experiences, taking you on a journey past iconic landmarks while you sip on a choice of tasty brews. Better yet? There's a tasty selection of dishes and alternative tipples to enjoy while you're there.

If you're a bit of a beer fanatic, you'll love this. The Five Points Brewing Co is hosting a brilliant roster of events centred around craft and cask creations. Whichever happening you bag a ticket to, you'll be sipping all kinds of tasty pints.

Make your way to The Egerton House Hotel in Knightsbridge for some top-notch drinks events. Head to their much-loved martini masterclasses, to not only learn all about how to make the iconic bevvy, but to also learn some cool facts about it too.

 

Pilango Cider Bar

2 user reviews 5

Head to Parsons Green where Pilango is opening up its shop floor for a series of tastings and masterclasses. You'll get to sample everything from Champagne-style fizz to dessert ciders in a fun and welcoming South London setting.

Inflorescence

14 user reviews 5

From private at-home tastings to pairing wine with cheese, life drawing and more, Inflorescence are a wine events company that specialise in intimate workshops and fun events. Better yet, tickets start at just £50.

Ale Hunters

4 user reviews 5

Searching for drinks events in London? Then Ale Hunters' range of events is bound to impress. From fun-packed beer festivals to tastings and tours around some of the city's best or hidden breweries, these activities won't fail to keep beer lovers occupied. 

Humble Grape

28 user reviews 5

Looking to become a wine connoisseur? Or just try something new? Humble Grape has you covered with a whole host of tastings and masterclasses to really tickle your taste buds, which are perfect for nights out with mates and dates alike.

Hammerton Brewery

1 user review 1

For a glimpse of the process that goes into creating craft beers, look no further than North London-based Hammerton Brewery. Running regular tasting sessions and guided tours, this is the perfect place to get to know the world of craft beer creation.

A top-notch drinks event in London? Taking place at various locations in the city, The Art of Spritz Masterclass takes you back to the 1920s in Venice. You'll get to create two different cocktails while learning the history behind the summery sip.

If you love spicy food and beer, then you'll be in absolute heaven at these events from Clifton Chilli Club. You'll get to try 6-curated courses of food as well as brews from Laine Brew Co. Plus for a truly memorable experience, there will be speakers to walk you through exactly what you're eating.

 

Did somebody say budget-friendly cocktails? Coupette did. Located in the heart of Bethnal Green, this stunning spot is serving chilled vibes, delicious hand-crafted drinks, and top-notch live entertainment.

HACHÉ

4 user reviews 5

Raise a glass for this incredible event by Haché, the gin-loving burger pros. Home to a weekly gin-fuelled Wednesday special, the restaurant is offering three whole hours of free-flowing G&Ts alongside one of their mouth-watering patties. 

Urban Pubs and Bars

44 user reviews 4

From whisky and chocolate pairings to kombucha tasting events, Urban Pubs & Bars has got a whole range of exclusive drinks events taking place across their many London venues. Whether you're in the market for a boozy supper club or a simple wine night, they've got you covered.

Events & Masterclasses

7 user reviews 5

If you're looking for fabulous drink events in London, then The Perseverance has you covered. Boasting a range of fun classes from cocktail making to whisky and rum tasting. You won't want to miss out on this one.

Ibérica Experiences

2 user reviews 5

Expand your palate with Iberica Experiences, which guides you through authentic and contemporary Spanish food and drinks. Whether you want to discover your favourite type of sherry, learn how to craft the perfect G&T or pair wine and cheese, they've got you covered.