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Nelson’s Distillery & School

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Nelson's Gin & Vodka School

AboutNelson’s Distillery & School

Nelson’s Distillery & School is an award-winning, innovative distilling academy nestled in the picturesque Staffordshire countryside in the United Kingdom. Founded by Master Distiller Neil Harrison, the establishment provides an unparalleled experience for spirit enthusiasts and connoisseurs alike, combining the art of distilling with education and hands-on involvement.

The distillery itself is a state-of-the-art facility that produces a range of artisanal gins and vodkas, showcasing exceptional craftsmanship and a dedication to quality. Visitors to Nelson’s Distillery & School are given the opportunity to tour the production facilities, learning about the rich history of gin and vodka, as well as the methods, botanicals, and techniques used to create these distinct and flavourful spirits.

At the heart of the experience is the Gin & Vodka School, where participants engage in an interactive and educational journey. Under expert guidance, guests learn about the intricacies of distilling, taste a curated selection of Nelson’s signature spirits, and even create their own bespoke gin or vodka blend using an individual mini copper still. This hands-on approach allows visitors to develop a deep appreciation for the expertise and passion that goes into crafting high-quality spirits.

With its picturesque setting, expert tutelage, and focus on experiential learning, Nelson’s Distillery & School offers an unforgettable and immersive experience for those looking to delve deeper into the captivating world of gin and vodka.

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Nelson’s Distillery is the creator of the innovative Timur Gin, a pioneering gin flavour that has twice been awarded the prestigious 3 Star Great Taste award by the Guild of Fine Food. This unique spirit captivates the senses with its citrusy aroma, subtly warming body, and tingling finish. Its exceptional flavour profile captured the attention of esteemed Master Chef, Michel Roux Jr and Saturday Kitchen host Chef Matt Tebbutt.

Nelson’s is now the proud producer of Le Gavroche Gin, the pouring gin at the 2 Michelin Star restaurant, Michel Roux Gin, as well as Matt Tebbutt’s own Guilty Pleasure Gin.

Both chefs visited Nelson’s Gin & Vodka School to create their personalized recipes, resulting in exquisite, bespoke gins that showcase their individual tastes and preferences.

This alone should convey immersive experience you will receive at this incredible distillery and school.

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Nelson's Distillery & School
Unit 5A
Grindley Business Village
ST18 0LR