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Geraldos, Largs

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26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB

September 2017

Stirling Gin tasting

Sat September 9, 2017 at 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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One of the biggest events of the year in Largs sees the Viking Festival return from the 2nd to the 10th of September. Join us on the festival's closing weekend in Geraldo's for an in-store tasting of Stirling Gin. First produced in October 2015, Stirling Gin has gone on to win numerous awards and is a finalist in this year's inaugural Scottish Gin Awards. Infused with Stirlingshire Nettles the judges stated: "This was a sexy drink just waiting to be…

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Esker Gin In Store Tasting

Sat September 30, 2017 at 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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With the huge choice of craft gins now being produced in Scotland, it's lovely to hear the story of entrepreneurial couple, Steve and Lynne Duthie who launched Esker Gin in 2016 from their garden shed. Voted No. 1 Gin in Scotland this year in the Scottish Field Gin Challenge they've now set their sites on opening the first independent gin distillery in Deeside due to the increase in demand for their modern, classic gin. Join us at Geraldo's with their…

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July 2018

In-store tasting with Arran Gin

Sat July 14, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Grab the chance to taste this delicious new gin on the market from the stunning Isle of Arran.  Made from locally sourced and sustainable botanicals, this gin has been a huge hit on the island and it has only just been launched on the mainland. Meet George and hear all about the Arran Gin journey so far!

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In-store tasting with Gin & Mix

Sat July 28, 2018 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Feeling bamboozled by all the gins out there? Wondering which gin to choose and what to mix it with? Meet Carol Jackson, the lady behind Gin & Mix. She launched her range of Ready to Drink Gin Cocktails last year and they have been hugely popular ever since. They are made with small batch gin, perfectly matched with hand pressed fruits and roots to create your own ‘perfect serve’. Gin & Mix is produced in two very interesting and enjoyable…

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August 2018

In-store tasting with Lilliard Gin

Sat August 4, 2018 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Lilliard Gin is the first distillery in the Scottish Borders since 1837, and the first ever gin distillery.  This light, floral and elegant gin was launched back in 2017 and has been hugely popular ever since. Come and meet Kate and hear all about their fascinating story, the creation of their gin distillery, taste their fabulous gin and pick up some serving suggestions too.

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In-store tasting with Redcastle Gin

Mon August 6, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Launched in July 2017, Redcastle Gin is a unique, secret blend of 13 botanicals including kaffir lime leaf and pink peppercorn, small batch distilled in Angus, to give a lightly spiced gin with a zesty edge. One of the makers of Redcastle Gin, Fiona Walsh, will be joining us for an in-store tasting on Bank Holiday Monday, 6th August.  Learn all about her journey to gin, have a taste and hear some great serving suggestions from the person who knows…

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September 2018

In-store tasting with Benromach Distillery

Sat September 8, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Calling all whisky and gin fans! Jim Irvine from Gordon & MacPhail will be joining us in Geraldo's to offer FREE tastings of the award-winning Benromach Speyside whiskies and also their brand new Red Door Gin which was only released in July this year. Established in 1898, Benromach Distillery experienced many closures and changes in ownership prior to 1993, when malt whisky specialists, Gordon & MacPhail rescued it. After being extensively re-equipped, Benromach was officially re-opened by HRH The Prince of Wales in 1998. Whether you…

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In-Store tasting with Darnley’s Gin

Sat September 15, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Join us for an afternoon of gin tasting with George from Darnley's Distillery, offering free samples of their award-winning gins. Darnley's have created three perfectly balanced gins for you to enjoy; Elderflower & Citrus, Spiced Gin and Navy Strength Spiced Gin. Among these distinctive and refreshing gins, you are bound to find a new favourite! Come and meet George and hear all about this extraordinary Wemyss family business, pick up some serve suggestions and best of all, try their range of…

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In-Store tasting with Arbikie

Sat September 22, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Winners of Scottish Gin Distillery of the Year at The Scottish Gin Awards 2017, Arbikie Highland Estate Distillery is renowned for their ‘Field to Bottle’ ethos. Arbikie is unique as it grows, distils, matures & bottles all on its farm on the Angus coast - giving exceptional provenance and traceability. Come to our in-store tasting and meet Steven Aitken to hear more about this exceptional family business and have a taste of their award-winning spirits.

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Crossbill Gin in-store tasting

Wed September 26, 2018 at 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Award-winning Crossbill Gin is made with just two Scottish botanicals, juniper and rosehip, to create a dry, distinctive and popular gin.  Having recently moved from their converted shed in the Scottish HIghlands, Crossbill are now based in the Glasgow Barrowlands and have launched their very own gin school.  Now that sounds like something that we would like to study! Find out more and taste their award-winning Crossbill Gin with their Brand Ambassador, Philip Craig. This is a FREE tasting event,…

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In-store tasting with Gin Bothy

Sat September 29, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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This free in-store tasting with the fabulous and hugely popular Gin Bothy range is not to be missed. Meet Aileen who will be sharing Bothy tales and offering our Geraldo's customers a chance try their range of Great Taste award-winning flavours including their Original Gin as well as their hugely popular gin liqueurs with Chilli, Strawberry, Raspberry, Amaretto and Rhubarb.

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October 2018

In-store tasting with Biggar Gin

Sat October 20, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Winner of the 'Best London Dry Gin' at the The Gin Guide Awards 2018, this is a small batch craft gin with Biggar mentality! Distilled by two brothers, Stuart and Euan, in the small town of Biggar in South Lanarkshire in Scotland, they have used a combination of tradition and innovation to create this delicious London Dry Gin. Meet the maker, Stuart McVicor, at this in-store tasting in Geraldo's.  He'll tell you all about how they started this remarkable family…

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tasting with Kintyre Gin

Sat October 27, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Grab the chance to learn all about and taste the delicious Scottish craft gin from Kintyre and their brand new limited edition Kintyre Pink Gin at our free in-store tasting. Kintyre Gin is made in Beinn an Tuirc Distillery on the Torrisdale Castle Estate in Kintyre.  The estate has been in the ownership of the Macalister Hall family since 1872 and over the years has benefited from innovative diversification. This business continues to thrive today in the hands of Niall and Emma. Niall has…

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November 2018

In-store tasting with Persie Gin

Sat November 3, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Persie Gin comes from the foot of Glenshee and is the brainchild of the man behind the world’s first touring gin club, Simon Fairclough, along with his lovely wife Chrissie. Handmade in small batches in a bespoke, 230-litre copper pot still in their family-owned steading in Glenshee, this gin is distilled with pure glen water from the local hills, using carefully chosen botanicals. Come and meet their Brand Ambassador, Saul and try all three of their unique and award-winning gins: Zesty Citrus;…

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In-store tasting with Colonsay Gin

Sat November 10, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Colonsay Gin takes its inspiration from a mixture of Celtic folklore and the natural Hebridean beauty of the island of Colonsay on the West of Scotland.  Come and meet the maker, Eileen Geekie and hear all about their remarkable family business, their Gin Lover's Retreat and best of all, taste their gin.  Hand-made in small batches of 160 bottles by husband and wife team, Finlay and Eileen Geekie, Colonsay Gin is all about a sense of place and the heartfelt passion of those…

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Darnley’s Gin tasting

Sat November 17, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Join us for an afternoon of gin tasting with George from Darnley's Distillery, who will be offering free samples of their award-winning gins and a chance to try their new Very Berry Gin. Darnley’s Gin was previously distilled in London, but moved to East Neuk in Fife last year where its founders, the Wemyss family, have lived and worked for centuries. Their new Very Berry Gin was only launched at the end of July.  This is the first gin in their new Cottage Series…

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Edinburgh Gin Masterclass

Thu November 29, 2018 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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£15

Since 2010, Edinburgh Gin has been at the forefront of the gin boom in Scotland. Produced in small batches and distilled in the heart of our capital city, their portfolio of world-class liqueurs and gins is hard to beat. The evening will start with a welcome EG Christmas Gin & Tonic on arrival and complimentary chocolates from Geraldo's.  With its warming aroma of frankincense, sweet flavour from myrhh followed by lingering spice from cinnamon and nutmeg, this is guaranteed to…

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December 2018

In-store tasting with Arran Gin

Sat December 8, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Grab the chance to taste this delicious new gin on the market from the stunning Isle of Arran on the west coast of Scotland. Arran Gin has been a huge hit on the island and was only just released on the mainland in March 2018. Using locally sourced and sustainable botanicals including sea lettuce, hogweed seed and meadowsweet, this gin undoubtedly captures the essence of the island. Come and meet one of the founders, George and hear all about the Arran…

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In Store tasting with Arran Gin

Sat December 8, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Grab the chance to taste this delicious new gin on the market from the stunning Isle of Arran. Made from locally sourced and sustainable botanicals, Arran Gin has been a huge hit on the island and it has only just been launched on the mainland in March this year. Meet one of the founders, George and hear all about the Arran Gin journey so far!

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McLean’s Gin Tasting

Sat December 22, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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McLean's Gin was born in an inconspicuous cupboard of a South Glasgow tenement flat when Colin McLean created his first gin as a valentine's present for his fiancée Jessica.  A colourful collection of craft spirits were then produced and a small artisan gin business was born. Come and meet the maker Colin McLean at this free in-store tasting, hear about their remarkable journey from cupboard to Gin Lab production and try their delicious range of artisan gins.

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April 2019

Gin tasting with Biggar Gin

Sat, April 6, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Winner of the 'Best London Dry Gin' at The Gin Guide Awards 2018, this is a small batch craft gin with Biggar mentality! Distilled by two brothers, Stuart and Euan, in the small town of Biggar in South Lanarkshire in Scotland, they have used a combination of tradition and innovation to create this delicious London Dry Gin. Meet the maker, Stuart McVicor, at this in-store tasting in Geraldo's.  He'll tell you all about how they started this remarkable family business…

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Bardowie Gin Tasting – Free

Sat, April 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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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 meet Mark, the creator of this small craft gin and hear all about his exciting plans for their new distillery, taste his gin and pick up some serve suggestions.

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Free Persie Gin tasting

Sat, April 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Persie Gin comes from the foot of Glenshee in the heart of Scotland. Created by the man behind the world's first touring gin club, Simon Fairclough, along with his lovely wife Chrissie, they have distilled a range of delicious gins catering for all tastes. Come and find your favourite at this free gin tasting with Saul, their very knowledgeable Brand Ambassador. They have a style of gin for everyone

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Kintyre Gin tasting

Sat, April 27, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Kintyre Gin is a Scottish small-batch gin which is created by Beinn an Tuirc Distillery based in the beautiful Kintyre peninsular.  If you haven't tried it, then this is your chance! Come and meet their lovely Brand Ambassador, Arafa Rashid, who will be offering tastings of both their original and their delicious Kintyre Pink Gin. Beinn an Tuirc Distillery is based on the Torrisdale Castle Estate in Kintyre.  The estate has been in the ownership of the Macalister Hall family since 1872…

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May 2019

McLean’s Gin tasting

Sat, May 4, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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McLean's Gin was born in an inconspicuous cupboard of a South Glasgow tenement flat when Colin McLean created his first gin as a valentine's present for his fiancée Jessica.  A colourful collection of craft spirits were then produced and a small artisan gin business was born. Come and meet Pete, their Brand Ambassador (and family member) at this free in-store tasting, hear about their remarkable journey from cupboard to Gin Lab production and try their delicious range of artisan gins.

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Pilgrim’s Gin Tasting

Sat, May 11, 2019 at 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Born overlooking St Andrews, Pilgrim’s is a small batch handcrafted gin, made using Scottish spring water and carefully selected botanicals to produce a unique, yet smooth taste. Join us for this free in-store tasting and pick up some great serve and cocktail suggestions.

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Edinburgh Gin tasting

Sat, May 25, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Since 2010, Edinburgh Gin has been at the forefront of the gin boom in Scotland. Produced in small batches and distilled in the heart of our capital city, their portfolio of world-class liqueurs and gins is hard to beat.  Come and try a selection of them at this free in-store tasting. Our lovely host from the Distillery, Danielle Murphy is hugely knowledgeable about the Distillery, the gindustry and is keen to offer you tastings of their gins and liqueurs. She…

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June 2019

Darnley’s Gin Tasting

Sat, June 1, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Join us for an afternoon of Darnley's Gin tasting with our very own Gin Ambassador, Kat McAteer. Kat will be offering free samples and serving suggestions of Darnley's award-winning range of gins including their new Very Berry Gin, as well as Darnley's core range of Elderflower & Citrus, Spiced Gin and Navy Strength Spiced Gin. Distilled in Kingsbarns in Fife, on the east coast of Scotland, Darnley's Gin is created by brother and sister, William and Isabella Wemyss.  Whether you like citrus, fruity, floral, spiced…

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July 2019

Crossbill tasting event

Sat, July 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Award-winning Crossbill Gin is made with just two Scottish botanicals, juniper and rosehip, to create a dry, distinctive and very popular gin. Originally created in a converted shed in the Highlands, Crossbill Gin has moved to the Glasgow Barrowlands, enabling them to set up their own Gin School.  Now that is somewhere we would like to study!  Find out more and taste their gin at this free in-store tasting. Founder, Jonathan Engels, re-established a long lost tradition of harvesting Scottish juniper which has created a…

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August 2019

Persie Gin Tasting

Sat, August 3, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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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…

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Bardowie Gin Tasting

Sat, August 31, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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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.

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September 2019

Granite North tasting

Sat, September 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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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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Ellis Gin Tasting

Sat, September 28, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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Ellis Gin is a real family affair founded by Carol Jackson and named affectionately after her daughter. Each bottle is hand labelled, hand sealed and individually numbered by the family. Find out more about this delightful range of gins from founder, Carol Jackson, and pick up some serve suggestions for these amazing colour changing gins.

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October 2019

Gin Bothy tasting event

Sat, October 5, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Geraldos, Largs, 26-28 Main Street,
Largs, KA30 8AB
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This free in-store tasting with the fabulous and hugely popular Gin Bothy range is not to be missed. Meet Aileen who will be sharing Bothy tales and offering our Geraldo's customers a chance to try their range of Great Taste award-winning flavours. This truly is a small batch craft gin so don't miss out!

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