Join Edinburgh Gin Head Distiller, David Wilkinson and Distillery Visits Manager, Tarin McAllister for a live tasting session from the Edinburgh Gin distillery. Dave and Tarin will guide you through a selection from Edinburgh Gin's award-winning range, discussing everything from botanicals to the distillation process. While you sip and relax, you’ll learn about the history of Edinburgh Gin, and discover the recommended garnishes for different serves. There will also be time for a Q&A with both Dave and Tarin towards the end of the event.
About your instructors:
Dave Wilkinson is Edinburgh Gin’s Head Distiller and joined the team in 2014. He has a passion for working with locally sourced and hand-foraged ingredients. Dave has an MSc in Brewing and Distilling and mentors distilling students at Heriot Watt University.
Tarin McAllister is Edinburgh Gin's Distillery Visits Manager; she knows the distillery and gins like the back of her hand.
In purchasing a ticket to this tasting, you will be sent three of Edinburgh Gin's delicious spirits and mixers to create the perfect serves:
- Edinburgh Gin Classic London Dry Gin (50ml, ABV 43%), paired with Fever Tree Indian Tonic
- Edinburgh Gin Rhubarb & Ginger Gin Liqueur (50ml, ABV 20%), paired with Fever Tree Light Ginger Ale
- Edinburgh Gin Gooseberry & Elderflower Gin (50ml, ABV 40%), paired with Fever Tree Light Tonic
Joining a virtual experience: Our Virtual Experiences will take place via Zoom. We’d recommend using a laptop or desktop if possible to make it easier for you to take part. Two days before your Virtual Experience, we’ll send you full details on how to join.
You'll need a My John Lewis or My Waitrose card to access this event. If you aren't a member, it's easy to join. Simply click here to get started.
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