Places for the Best Gin Tasting Cardiff – are you looking for a great night out tasting some fabulous gins? Have a look at at our list of places for the best gin tasting in Cardiff.
Hensol Castle Distillery
You can take a distillery tour followed by a Gin tasting experience at Hensol Castle Distillery. “Enter through the historic clock tower where you will be met with our tour tasting expert and greeted with a gin and tonic to get you in the spirit of things. It is now time for your tutored tour to commence. You will then be taken by one of our passionate distillery tour guides on a unique walkthrough of gin distillery where you will learn about the history of the Hensol Castle Distillery and more about the historical figures that once lived in Hensol Castle and how they inspired the names of some of our gins. Next, is the bit you’ve all been waiting for, tasters of our delicious gins. You will return to our tasting bar where you will be guided through tastings of our gins.”
Brewhouse and Kitchen
Sophia Cl, Cardiff CF11 9HW
At Brewhouse and Kitchen they run a Gin Tasting Masterclass. “Join us for a fun-filled two hours discovering the wonderful world of Craft Gin! Under the guidance of our Gin Expert, you’ll learn the origins & history of gin, including an insight into the distilling process. You’ll get to taste 5 different (delicious!) gins, whilst you are guided through the tasting notes, botanicals and subtleties of gin. All this is complimented by some tasty nibbles & a great range of Tonics with an option to add a meal from our Academy Menu. Finish off by choosing your favourite gin and enjoying a large, perfectly served G&T -let the fun be-GIN! Runs 2 to 3 times per week.” They run two different packages, simple gin tasting or gin tasting with a meal too.
Revolution Bar – Gin Academy
9-11 Castle St, Cardiff CF10 1BS
At Revolution Bar “Our brand new Gin Academy is overflowing with fun, flavour combinations, pro-tips from our bartenders, exciting interactive games and yummy snacks. And, of course, a GINerous helping of the finest juniper tipples from around the world. Join us at one of our gin classes and master the world’s trendiest, most in-the-moment spirit.” The gin tasting classes are a 90 minute experience. Minimum of 8 guests per booking.
Cosy Club – Gin Masterclass
1 Hills St, St Davids Centre, Cardiff CF10 2LE
Cosy Club have lots of different options for gin tasting classes. You can choose from the basic package – Exclusive use of their private room either between 12-5pm or 6pm- late. Tasting of 3 different gins then tasting of 3 different gins paired with tonics, syrups and garnishes. Finally, learn about all 3 gins, where they’re from, how they’re distilled, what botanicals they contain, recommended serve and tasting notes. Or you can upgrade and add on a selection of tapas, or a two course or three course meal.
UNIT 5, 10 Church St, Cardiff CF10 1BG
At The Botanist, you can take a Gin Discovery Masterclass. “Truth be told, there’s more to gin than tonic! Discover the origins and history of our botanists’ favourite tipple, as our experts guide you through our gin tasting masterclass. Enjoy a range of expertly selected gins, as you learn to identify the unique flavours and botanicals in every bottle. Each 90 minute session is ideal for 6-12 people (it’s no fun with less!).”
Las Iguanas – Gin Tasting Experience
Ground Floor, Mermaid Quay, Cardiff CF10 5BZ
At Las Iguanas you can find a Gin Tasting Masterclass “for the Gin lovers of the world! Mix your own gin cocktails & try the new Las Iguanas x Poetic License Tropical Gin; classic gin flavours blended perfectly with mango, coconut & grapefruit.” You’ll then make the gin cocktails, Gin Genie and Gin Sandia. Finally, enjoy a Gin Smash to complete your masterclass.
Alternatively, you could also consider Cocktail Making Classes in Cardiff.