Soak up gin and tonics, various tasters and even an extremely rare gin from Merchant House's private collection at one of the bar's group masterclasses, running throughout this summer.
Gin Tasting Experiences in London
Aside from a brief fall out from fashion in the Victorian era, Londoners have loved gin for centuries. Our affair with the feted spirit shows no sign of slowing down with more gin tasting experiences in London than ever. Whether you want to know the history of gin or are keen to learn how to knock up the perfect G&T, these London gin masterclasses are just the ticket.
Half Hitch micro distillery knows more than most when it comes to making gin; join the master distillers for a gin making experience that includes creating your own unique bottle, tastings and a bottle of their own brand.
With a killer gin selection, the Marquis of Westminster should already be a regular stop over for fans of the spirit. On top of that, each month the pub selects a Gin Of The Month, often a rare and exclusive selection, so it's worth checking back in with them to try out something new.
Do you have a taste for botanical blends? If gin is your tipple of choice, why not try your hand at blending your own bottles? Get down to Martello Hall, Cattivo, Serata Hall, or Canova Hall where you'll blend, bottle and name two of your own gins to take away at this unique masterclass.
Calling all gin lovers: The Distillery Bankside is taking you on a journey across all things juniper, complete with a lesson on the history of London's favourite spirit, as well as, G&T tastings and samples.
When life gives you cucumbers, pop 'em in a glass with some tonic and add a healthy splash of gin. These masterclass will teach you all you need to know about finding the perfect garnish for your signature tipple, with plenty of sampling along the way.
Whether you fancy tasting your way through Plymouth Gin cocktails and learning how to shake up your very own, or joining The Botanist for an evening of dinner and drinks creating using foraged ingredients, this is one for all you gin lovers out there.
Set sail this summer on a blissful three-hour cruise around the Olympic Park. You'll get to sip on marvellous gin creations while learning all about their fascinating history, all served in souvenir glasses that you get to take home.
Merchant House is welcoming you to come and try some of their world-class gin collection. Home to one of the city's largest collection, the bar are sure to provide a top-notch tasting experience as you try a selection of handpicked creations, including one very special rare spirit.
With tickets from just £20, this fun supper club at the Defector's Weld has teamed up with Sipsmith to create the ultimate G&T pairing experience for you. Head over to Shepherd's Bush for the chance to dig into a three course meal complete with perfectly matched gin and tonic.
Acclaimed Mayfair hideaway Mews are playing host to a gin-spired brunch that's sure to add a touch of glamour to your weekend. Housed in The One Gin Gallery, a historic courtyard, you'll sip on a bespoke creation paired with two sumptuous courses of breakfast plates.
Housed in the spot where Portobello Road gin is made, Gin Tonica is a mecca for gin lovers. You can stay in the hotel rooms upstairs, there's a London gin making experience downstairs, and the restaurant has more than 100 types of gin.