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Brilliant day out!!

Brilliant day out!! Learnt lots from a very knowledgeable host (gary), and had a laugh doing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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A 'Must- Do' when You'renext in Edinburgh

We had a fabulous evening learning to make gin on Sunday. We began with a g and t as we heard about... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2018
karen t
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Sip Antics is a Drinks Experience company centered around a Micro Distillery and Gin School in Edinburgh.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Cumberland Street, Edinburgh EH3 6RD, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant day out!! Learnt lots from a very knowledgeable host (gary), and had a laugh doing it. Close to the centre of town, this gin making experience ticks all the boxes. Not only do you get to make your own bottle of gin to takeaway,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

We had a fabulous evening learning to make gin on Sunday. We began with a g and t as we heard about the history and the current explosion of specialist gin. We then tried an example of each of the four main flavour groups to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank karen t
Reviewed 21 November 2018

One of the best experiences in all of my trips to Edinburgh. My main interest is in single malt whiskies, but to get a hands-on experience of distillation was very exciting and great fun to! Gary was a great host, gave a lot information and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful way to celebrate a birthday. We learned so much about gin, how it’s made, and how to serve it from the lovely host. It was just the two of us and the host, which made for a great experience with plenty of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

This visit was a gift from my hubby and as a gin lover I have to say what a fantastic experience. On arrival you are presented with one of the hosts own gin creations to sip away while he chats away to get a feel...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Probably the best way to spend a few hours in Edinburgh. You arrive as someone who has never created their own gin. Get to try a spiced, floral and herb based gin. Drink other gins and leave as the proud owner of your very own...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

I have to admit I was a Gin novice being more of a vodka or wine drinker - but my friend wanted to do this class for her birthday and asked me to do it with her. Turns out I do like Gin!! A really...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Very personal gin class and micro distilling experience led by Gary, who is charming and well informed. This class is held in a private room on the basement level of the Cumberland Bar, an easy 20 minute walk from the old town. Each participant works...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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GBRADS, Owner at Sip Antics, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Glad you enjoyed yourself at the gin school, great meeting you both... hope the gin went down well:) Gary

Reviewed 4 October 2018

This was an absolutely fantastic way to spend an afternoon. I went with my partner on a Friday, so it was quite quiet in the pub, and only the two of us in the session. Got an excellent introduction to the flavours in gin and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Adrienne A
GBRADS, Owner at Sip Antics, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

Thanks Adrienne for the kind words, it was a pleasure to welcome you both to the gin school and glad you both enjoyed yourselves. Hope the rest of your trip went well. Thanks

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This is a must do for anyone who loves their gin! Learning the process and putting ingredients together is incredible but is topped by taking home your very own creation!! This is such good value for money and the cocktails along the way help the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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23 December 2018|
Response from GBRADS | Property representative |
Hi Nikita... thanks for your interest in my gin school. If you were looking to transfer the gin that you make into carry on plastic bottles, it would need to be 7 x 100ml bottles. What allowance does the airline you are... More