What Can I Expect on Saturday 25th July 6pm – 8pm?
Delve into the wonderful world of gin with Mirabeau, Gin 1689, Three Wrens and Pink Marmalade, and get a masterclass on distilling, cocktails and food pairings, all whilst sampling some truly outstanding creations! It’s not to be missed.
Masterclass 1 – 6.00pm – 6.30pm: The Taste of Provence with Mirabeau Rosé Gin
Transport yourself to the sun soaked terraces of Provence with Mirabeau as the team behind Britain’s most loved Rosé bring you their newest creation – Mirabeau Rosé Gin. Launched at the start of the year, this gorgeous dry Rosé gin takes inspiration from Mirabeau’s wines, the abundance of botanicals found in Provence and its rich heritage of the perfume industry. Founders Stephen and Jeany Cronk and Mirabeau’s ‘Ginius’ Alex, will share with you the story of Mirabeau and how they came to producing an award-winning Gin as well as a couple of simple and easy cocktails to make at home and some great nibbles to pair with your Gin aperitifs with Domaine Mirabeau’s resident chef.
Masterclass 2 – 6.30pm – 7.00pm: Royal History Distilled with Gin 1689
Take a journey through history as we explore the original 1689 gin recipe made by the Dutch King William III (AKA William of Orange) after he was proclaimed King of England, Ireland and Scotland. The recipe, which was amazingly uncovered in the British Library’s rare book section, lists the original ingredients. You’ll learn all about the gin’s fascinating origins, how it become to be, and then focus in on the Queen Mary Edition, named after the wife of the King, which sees strawberries and raspberries added to the distillation process. It was also the very first Dutch Pink Gin!
Masterclass 3 – 7.00pm – 7.30pm: A Journey Into the Cheshire Countryside with Three Wrens
Join Three Wrens in their brand new distillery, as yet unseen by the public eye! Presented by Master Distiller Nick, you’ll learn how their gins are produced, how their journey began, and witness a LIVE distillation. You’ll then head to the distillers lounge, where you can sit back and learn how to make 3 beautiful cocktails at home, whilst saying hello to Rocky (the famous gin dog!) and sampling their newest creation Raspberry Modena Cask Finish.
Masterclass 4 – 7.30pm – 8.00pm: Colour Changing Gin: the method to the magic with Pink Marmalade Gin
The creators of Pink Marmalade Gin, purveyor of parties and all things premium invite you to learn about the secret of their naturally colour changing gin. From juniper berry to bottle, witness the magic occur in your glass by sipping on their organic colour changing gin that not only dazzles your eyes but also tantalizes your taste buds. Learn about their salted marmalade recipe, and their Gin Fountain, yes we said Gin Fountain! They’ll be delving into their perfect serve and raising a glass of Pink Marmalade in an interpretation of a classic cocktail. So dust off the mirror ball for what promises to be a true party starter.
Should you have any questions then please do not hesitate to contact [email protected] and a member of our team shall be more than happy to help.