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Thu, July 25, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

No.1’s Gin Tasting With Darnley’s

The Principal Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Calling gin lovers! The Principal, Edinburgh has teamed up with Scottish brand Darnley’s to give you the chance to join them for an exclusive gin tasting. Held in the beautiful Library at the Principal Edinburgh George Street, guests will enjoy a drinks reception followed by the chance to sample Darnley’s three iconic gins, each paired with specially selected mixers from Franklin & Sons. As well as enjoying the delicious tipples, Darnley’s expert will be on hand to turn you into a…

Fri, July 26, 2019 at 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Taypark House Friday Gin Takeovers

Taypark House, Dundee

This summer Taypark House will be handing the keys of their outdoor Gin Bar over to some of their favourite Gin Companies. Each Friday the gin bar will be open from 3pm - 9pm. Why not start your weekend in style and join them for some delicious G&T's or a bespoke cocktail in the summer sun. Tickets include one Gin & Tonic plus free samples of the suppliers product range. You will then be able to purchase additional drinks at…

Fri, July 26, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Pickerings Gin tasting

lauriston Bowling Club, Laurieston

Pickering's Gin from Edinburgh are hosting a Gin Tasting Event in Laurieston Bowling Club on Friday, 26th July 2019 from 7.30pm with all proceeds from the event being donated to FDAMH. There will be a minimum of 4 tastings, games plus a fabulous young singer to entertain.

Sat, July 27, 2019 at 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Milngavie Gin Festival

The Finsbay Lane (Beside Finsbay), Milngavie

After the success of the last two years Gin fests we are excited to announce Finsbay's third year of this event. With a plethora of gins from all around the world and a particular focus on some amazing Scottish gins we have another fantastic event in store. This will include samples, cocktails and industry experts talking about their gins. This event will be a sell out so make sure and secure your ticket early. The event will be running till…

Sat, July 27, 2019 at 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Milngavie Gin Festival

The Finsbay Lane (Beside Finsbay), Milngavie

After the success of the last two years Gin fests, we are excited to announce Finsbay's third year of this event. With a plethora of gins from all around the world and a particular focus on some amazing Scottish gins we have another fantastic event in store. This will include samples, cocktails and industry experts talking about their gins. This event will be a sell out so make sure and secure your ticket early. The event will be running till…

Fri, August 2, 2019 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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The science of gin

the royal society of Edinburgh, Edinburgh

An hour-long immersion into the science behind one of the UK’s most innovative gin distillers, as the team from Porter’s Gin guides you through modern distillation, botanicals and flavours. G&T and tastings included (of course).

Sat, August 3, 2019

International Scottish Gin Day

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A day to bring together Scotland’s Scottish Gin makers who distil, rectify or cold compound their gin in Scotland, Scottish Gin brands and a selection of global bars, retailers and gin drinkers to celebrate the story of Scottish Gin. More information to follow.

Sat, August 3, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Persie Gin Tasting

Geraldos, Largs, Largs

Persie Gin is created by husband and wife team, Simon and Chrissie Fairclough, in their distillery at the foot of Glenshee in the heart of Scotland.  They have distilled a delicious range of gins catering for all tastes and now have a fabulous selection of Charity Dog Gins.  Find out more and taste their range at this free in-store tasting.   Brand Ambassador, Saul will be offering tastings of their unique, award-winning gins and is looking forward to telling you…

Mon, August 5, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Gin by the sea

Lighthouse Spiegeltent, North Berwick,

Taste six Scottish craft gins and hear their makers' stories with Catherine Boot from North Berwick's popular Wine Wednesdays events. Catherine's passion for wines and spirits started many vintages ago, way before Scottish craft gin became so fashionable. Having been lucky enough to listen to producers' stories in vineyards, distilleries, cellars and bars all around the world (but never in a Spiegeltent!) she would love you to join her retelling some tales in her home town. Ages 18+

Fri, August 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Burntisland Gin & Beer Festival

burntisland Sands hotel, Burntisland

Description Burntisland Beer & Gin Festival Real Ales Gin Live Music Barbecue The event will take place at the Burntisland Sands Hotel on Friday 30th and Saturday 31st August in association with The Burntisland and Kinghorn Rotary. We are bringing together some of the best brewers and gin makers in Fife and Scotland. Local musicians will feature throughout the weekend. This will be the inaugural festival and we are looking forward to giving the residents of Burntisland and visitors a…

Sat, August 31, 2019 at 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Spirit of Alba Festival

Kirkintilloch Town Hall, Kirkintilloch

After the success of the inaugural festival in 2018, we're back to do it all over again! 2019 marks the centenary of Rita Cowan and Masataka Taketsuru's first meeting in Kirkintilloch – a somewhat inconspicuous event which literally changed the whisky world. An event which rightly should be remembered and celebrated not only by the whisky community but especially with the community in Kirkintilloch. Join us in the town where it all began and we are honoured to dedicate the 2019…

Sat, August 31, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bardowie Gin Tasting

Geraldos, Largs, Largs

Named after a beautiful Scottish loch just north of Glasgow, Bardowie Gin is created by husband and wife team Mark and Alison Hazell. This tasty and wonderfully citrusy London Dry Style gin is inspired by the beautiful countryside in which they live. Come and try it at this free in-store tasting hosted by their Brand Ambassador, Amy.

Sat, September 7, 2019 at 1:30 am - 5:00 pm

Prosecco and Gin Festival

The Briggait, Glasgow

The Prosecco and Gin Festival is coming to Glasgow and will be taking place in the beautiful Briggait 1873 Hall! The festival promises over 60 carefully selected gins and a bar dedicated to providing a large range of sparkling wines and prosecco’s to choose from, as well as a variety of samples and a chance to meet some of our suppliers. EARLY BIRD Tickets are priced at £12.00 per person (+BF) and Include: FREE drinks token FREE branded event glass…

Sat, September 7, 2019 at 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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The Gin Fayre – Dumfries

Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

That's right, The Gin Fayre is on tour and we're coming to a town you! The Gin Fayre brings you a wide variety of gins from across Scotland, the rest of the UK and indeed, the rest of the world under one roof. Jam-packed with different distilleries with samples for you to enjoy, masterclasses, a cocktail bar and mouth-watering treats, this is the perfect gin inspired day out! On arrival, you'll be given your very own gin handbook detailing all…

Sat, September 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Granite North tasting

Geraldos, Largs, Largs

Handcrafted in small batches in the Highlands of Scotland, Granite North Gin is distilled using water from its Cairngorm Mountain range home.  This gin is rich in flavour and captures the essence of the rugged highland landscape. If you've not tried this Great Taste Award-winning gin, then this is your chance! Meet Sandy at this free tasting event in Geraldo's. Sandy was the mastermind behind the gin and developed the recipe himself. He'll tell you all about their highland gin,…

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