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Bass and Flinders Distillery

Closed Now: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Hidden Gem

4 Gin loving friends went for a tasting and we were not disappointed!! The gins are delicious and... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2018
Renuka S
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Melbourne
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Masterclass is a must do!

I booked my husband and myself in to do the Gin masterclass for his birthday in June and what a... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
704karinaw
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Warrnambool
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A family owned and run artisanal distillery, Bass & Flinders was founded in 2009 and is located in Dromana on the Mornington Peninsula. Proudly handcrafting their own grape-based spirit which is used across their range of vine to bottle products...more
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40 Collins Rd, Dromana, Victoria 3936, Australia
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+61 3 5989 3154
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came with the intent of purchasing a lot. We left very displeased with the service. Although it was busy the customer service was appalling, we ordered a tasting plate and were given hardly any information about the Gins we tried. And when we were visibly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Eamar08
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

4 Gin loving friends went for a tasting and we were not disappointed!! The gins are delicious and while the bottles may sound pricey I think they are well priced for the quality delivered. Just don’t ruin it by adding tonic.....drink it neat!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Renuka S
Reviewed 11 November 2018

I booked my husband and myself in to do the Gin masterclass for his birthday in June and what a great day we had. It is very informative and you learn a lot about the making of Gin and the botanicals that are used and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 704karinaw
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We did master class together as a gift for my partner. Too many people and not enough hearing on a cold day didn't set us in the right direction at the beginning. Stuck at the back next to a noisy tasting area meant we missed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LadyDiana66
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

My partner and I never thought we were gin people, but Bass and Flinders Distillery may have just changed that. Knowledgeable staff took us through the tasting flight, giving tips and info along the way. Vodka was one of the most smooth I’ve tasted. Right...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 602kirad
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Guided by Visit Mornington Peninsula this little place is worth a look if you love gin. Greeted by Cellar salesperson Michael we were made to feel right at home from the start. They offer a variety of tastings for a price but only the price...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Nora k
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Went to Bass and FLinders Distillery as it was recommended to me to attend the class there, it surpassed all expectations! The Distillery was gorgeous, the class was thoroughly interesting and very interactive! Left with two bottles of my very own recipe of gin and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to Bass & Flinders as we love their gins and wanted to bring some friends. Some little issues, but mostly as to be expected as it was a public holiday weekend and there were a lot of patrons. E.g. It...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank lauramH1025TO
Reviewed 27 May 2018

The masterclass starts off with the history of gin, explains how the alcohol and aromatics are distilled, and the fun begins where you mix your own blend of gin. While you are tasting the products of Bass and Flinders, enjoying a cheese platter and a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sharon and mick W
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Last stop for the day and wow the gin was fabulous. Straight up shots then a couple with a little bit of tonic. Very enjoyable especially their Cerise gin and added to a sparkling wine yummy.....our host William was a lot of fun and very...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MIA01Melbourne
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