West End Gin Festival

Love gin? Get your wristband for the West End Gin Festival this month

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Love a good gin? Then this month’s West End Gin Festival, Friday 22 - Sunday 31 March, will be right up your street when 20 bars in the city’s west end will be offering stunning gin creations made with Scotland’s best-known gin brands at bargain prices.

Venues like Indigo Yard, The Voyage of Buck, Teuchters and Vesta will pair up with unique brands such as Edinburgh Gin, Arbikie, Crabbies 1837 and Pickering’s, to design a £5 signature cocktail and offer the brand perfect serve for the very reasonable price of £4 to festival wristband wearers.

And if you can’t get enough of all things juniper, you can upgrade your wristband to include workshops such as Flower arranging with Rogue Flowers and The Garden Shed Gin Company, Cocktails at home with Arbikie Gin at Vesta, FEVER-TREE tasting sessions at Angels Share and Make your own gin classes with Bathtub Gin at Foundry 39 and Edinburgh Gin at Heads & Tales

Festival highlights

Friday 22nd 5-9pm, Harry’s Bar

ISLE OF HARRIS GIN TASTING SESSION

Sunday 24th 3-5pm, The Waldorf Astoria

FLOWER ARRANGING WITH ROGUE FLOWERS AND THE GARDEN SHED GIN COMPANY

Monday 25th 6pm, Heads & Tales

EDINBURGH GIN’S GIN MAKING EXPERIENCE USING THEIR INDIVIDUAL COPPER STILLS

6:30pm, 7pm, 7:30pm, 8pm, Heads & Tales

EDINBURGH GIN MINI TASTING SESSIONS AND TOURS WITH HEAD DISTILLER

6-9pm, Heads & Tales

EDINBURGH GIN EVENING WITH AN ARRAY OF PERFECT SERVES AND COCKTAILS EXCLUSIVE TO WRISTBAND HOLDERS

Tuesday 26th 3-4pm, The Voyage of Buck  

COCKTAIL MAKING MASTERCLASS

Wednesday 27th 3:30-4:30pm, The Voyage of Buck

MEET THE MAKER/ EDINBURGH GIN MASTERCLASS  

Thursday 28th, 6pm, Harry’s Bar

MINI MARTINI MASTERCLASS WITH ISLE OF HARRIS GIN

6-8pm, Devil’s Cut

FEVER-TREE GIN & TONIC TASTING SESSION

8pm, Harry’s Bar

GIN & TONIC PONG TOURNAMENT

Friday 29th, Vesta

COCKTAILS AT HOME WITH ARBIKIE

Saturday 30th Opening until 5pm, Indigo Yard

BOOZY GIN BRUNCH WITH THE GARDEN SHED GIN COMPANY FOR ALL WRISTBAND HOLDERS

NEED TO KNOW

Wristbands are £10 (£8 early bird) or £15 (£13 early bird) with workshops at westendginfestival.co.uk. Wristbands will be collected from festival partner Fox & Co on William street from 4pm on Friday 22 March.
 

West End Gin Festival / gin cocktails / Edinburgh West End

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