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Rare Bird Distillery

Opens in 12 min: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Brilliant Christmas present!

What a lovely afternoon I had at Gin School yesterday. After welcome gins and tonics we were shown... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gin class - so much fun

We've just had so much fun at rare bird gin distillery. We got our tickets as a Christmas present... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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4 days ago
“Brilliant Christmas present!”
5 days ago
“Gin class - so much fun”
Mediterranean inspired Gin Distillery, in the heart of Yorkshire. Nestled in at Talbot Yard in the center of Malton, we are a newly founded distillery creating Mediterranean inspired Gin.
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2 Talbot Yard Yorkersgate | The Stable Block, Talbot Yard, Malton YO17 7FT, England
+44 1653 609288
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Reviewed 4 days ago

What a lovely afternoon I had at Gin School yesterday. After welcome gins and tonics we were shown how the still worked and some very interesting background to gin. After another G&T we were taken to the classroom where our own baby still were waiting...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Neufsontour
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We've just had so much fun at rare bird gin distillery. We got our tickets as a Christmas present and it was perfect. A lesson in gin history, in distilling and then to make our own gin - great fun.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank woldsgirl
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Attended the Rare Bird Gin School the other weekend; what a marvellous way to spend a Saturday afternoon. Our host immediately upon arrival (Katie?) was so friendly and personable, which was continued by Matt (The Gin Meister) during the initial tour as well as whilst...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Simps252
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

Already had a bottle of their original gin. I visited to have a look at the products and trial the rhubarb and ginger gin. Very unusual compared to other rhubarb gins but I liked it. Gorgeous views from the large window. Will definitely be visiting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Katie H
MattS5416, Owner at Rare Bird Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2018

Katie H, Thanks for coming to visit! Im glad you enjoyed yourself, we like to think we have the best views in town. Hope to see you soon. Kind Regards, Matt

Reviewed 7 November 2018

We were bought this as a surprise gift and it did not disappoint. We were very well entertained by our host who took us through the gin making process in the distillery and then allowed us to create our own recipes for a personal bottle...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic afternoon at the rare bird gin distillery. We were greeted with a perfect gin and tonic before being shown around there distillery, Matt was very informative and knowledgeable about the gin process. We then moved into the school where we got to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank C6731DHtonys
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We discovered Rare Bird distillery when we came to the food festival. I noticed they had a gin school and thought it would be interesting. I booked it for my partners birthday, as she loves gin and you get to make your own. The gin...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MattYeo2
Matt S, Owner at Rare Bird Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Hi MattYeo2, Thank you for your review, it was a pleasure having you at our gin school. We hope to welcome you back soon! Kind regards, Matt

Reviewed 14 July 2018

Had a wonderful insight into how gin was made. This is a small scale distillery and the guy (think his name is Martin) was very informative about the whole process and was happy to give us a tour of his small distillery. I've been told...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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