This is welcome news! A new Isle of Harris Gin Bar will be opening this autumn, welcoming guests to experience a sense of Harris in the centre of Glasgow.
Tucked away in a cosy corner above the bustling Café Gandolfi and safely limited to 16 people per session, guests will enjoy an intimate Isle of Harris Gin experience, where stories will be shared, connections created and guests encouraged to take a moment to indulge in the simple pleasures in life. Now, doesn’t that sound like just the tonic (excuse the pun)?
The Isle of Harris Gin bar will be open on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings up until mid- December 2020, operating on a ticketed basis. Admission includes a menu of expertly crafted drinks blending Isle of Harris Gin with innovative ingredients and cocktail-making techniques, designed to evoke a sense of the Hebrides and the island the gin calls home.
Guests will also enjoy a taste of Gandolfi’s fresh seafood offering alongside the drinks. Each evening will be hosted by an Isle of Harris Distillery Brand Ambassador and a dedicated bartender making sure every guest is
able to relax and enjoy that famous island hospitality.
Tickets will be priced at £40 per head. This includes three bespoke cocktails and a sorbet, with three small and simple seafood pairings, the event hosted by a Brand Ambassador and dedicated bartender. Capacity for each session will be capped at 16 people. Session times are as follows:
Thursday and Friday: 6pm- 7.30pm, 8pm – 9.30pm
Saturday: 4pm – 5.30pm, 6pm- 7.30pm, 8pm – 9.30pm
Tickets can be purchased from Wednesday 23rd September via Eventbrite
Guests will have the opportunity to purchase bottles after the event. The space will be open as a dedicated gift shop, selling bottles of gin and giftware on Wednesdays from 10am – 4pm and Saturdays from 10am – 3.30pm. (These times will be liable to change.)
The health and safety of guests is of upmost importance and the seating plan will be very carefully considered each evening. The bar will only be accepting bookings of up to six people from two households. If it is suspected that this rule is not being followed, guests may be turned away. The strictest measures will be taken to ensure the bar is operating
well within the Covid-19 safe regulations.
This event is for people age 18 and over. Isle of Harris Distillers will be operating a strict Challenge 25 policy.