Guided tour

Edinburgh: Guided Gin Tasting at 56 North Distillery

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Activity provider: 56 North Distillery

Edinburgh: Guided Gin Tasting at 56 North Distillery

Activity provider: 56 North Distillery
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From US$ 30.60 per person

Sample award-winning gins whilst learning all about how your favorite spirit is made. Get an insight into the industry as you are presented with the story of a local craft distillery.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Sample small batch gins in a guided tasting
  • Discover how a local distillery is formed from concept to production
  • Watch a presentation offering anything you've ever wanted to know about gin
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Step inside Edinburgh's 56 North Distillery to sample and discover how award-winning gins are made.

Begin by entering Scotland's oldest dedicated gin bar with over 300 gins on the shelf. You will be welcomed with a South Loch Gin and Fever-Tree tonic and introduced to the beautiful copper stills that produce all of the South Loch Gin.

Savor your gin and tonic whilst learning all about botanicals, production, bottling, and gin production. Then, sample three gins made at the South Loch Gin distillery with tasting notes and insights into the research and development behind them.

Finish off by enjoying a South Loch Gin cocktail made by a dedicated bar team.

  • 1 gin and tonic
  • 3 gin samples
  • 1 gin cocktail
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    • People with mobility impairments
    • Wheelchair users
    • Children under 18 years
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    4.8 /5

    based on 24 reviews

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    Very entertaining and informative. Fabulous surroundings and gorgeous gin.

    June 22, 2022

    Enjoyable gintasting with fantastic guide!

    June 19, 2022

    It was fun, very nice location - but only their own gins were presented. Maybe my expectations weren't quite right. Nevertheless, to be recommended in any case.

    June 13, 2022

    Product ID: 409312