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Salcombe Distilling Company

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Salcombe Gin School Experience

Four of us experienced the Gin School recently and thoroughly enjoyed our "science lesson", now if... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Fiona J
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Can't wait to come back!!!

We had a superb afternoon last Thursday! Learnt lots thanks to Mark. The Gin is lovely....of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Our Gin School, is the ultimate gin experience for the curious gin lover. At our outstanding distilling laboratory for adults, you will take charge of a beautiful copper mini-still to develop and distil your very own 70cl bottle of gin.
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30 Island Street, Salcombe TQ8 8DP, England
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+44 1548 288180
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Four of us experienced the Gin School recently and thoroughly enjoyed our "science lesson", now if only science classes had been that interesting at school! The talks were interesting, entertaining and humorous and we loved the hands on class making our own gin from all...More

Thank Fiona J
Reviewed yesterday

We had a superb afternoon last Thursday! Learnt lots thanks to Mark. The Gin is lovely....of course! We are planning our next trip already; see you in the Spring!!!

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was our second visit to Salcombe gin school and it didn’t disappoint. We visited as a group of four and all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Mark led our tour and gin making and was friendly, helpful and happy to answer all our questions. His passion...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a fantastic morning and splendid result. The guys at salcombe gin were faultless in there delivery and so professional,I will definitely return..

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 3 days ago

An afternoon at the gin school was such a perfect present for us. We started with Salcombe G&T’s on the deck outside,enjoying the beautiful views. Mark,master distiller,then gave us an overview of production here as well as future plans to expand the brand. He explained...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a great day at Gin School. It was the perfect Birthday present for my gin drinking husband. Fascinating tour of distillery followed by the lesson on how to make our own from the wide selection of botanicals etc.. Taking home your own personalised bottle...More

Thank YvonneF592
il0vegin, Gin School Coordinator at Salcombe Distilling Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear YvonneF592, Many thanks for your review. We're pleased to hear you enjoyed celebrating your husband's birthday with us at Gin School! We hope you'll both be back to visit us again soon. Kind regards, Tonya

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I bought this experience as a Christmas gift for J as she is a gin lover and wanted to get her a different kind of gift. I booked some accommodation in Salcombe, this is one experience you do not want to be driving, your missing...More

Thank M D
il0vegin, Gin School Coordinator at Salcombe Distilling Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear M D (J & M), Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience with us at Gin School. We're so glad to hear you and J enjoyed your Christmas gift with us and hope you can visit us again next year!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm typing this with a glass of my own gin in hand after a fabulous morning yesterday at the gin school - seeing where Salcombe gin is distilled then learning what ingredients produce the different flavours, before choosing your own botanicals & making your own...More

Thank liz w
il0vegin, Gin School Coordinator at Salcombe Distilling Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear liz w, Fabulous! We are thrilled to hear you're enjoying the fruits of your labour! Many thanks for leaving us such a kind review about your Gin School experience. Thank you also for the tips and recommendations for our future guests! Kind regards, Tonya

Reviewed 1 week ago

visited with my partner and sister and her husband. Myself and brother in law were driving so could not drink the gin offered at 10.00am. The two females did . What an experience welcoming, friendly, informative, and you end up with your own bottle of...More

Thank Devondutch
il0vegin, Gin School Coordinator at Salcombe Distilling Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Devondutch, Thank you for leaving us a review. We're so pleased to hear you all enjoyed your morning with us making your very own gin! Come back and visit us again soon! Kind regards, Tonya

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Admittedly, I could be accused of a slight bias as my brother-in -law is one of the co-founders, so I have been a Salcombe Gin fan since day 1. However this was my first visit to the distillery in Salcombe and I was blown away....More

Thank Alex9Maputo
il0vegin, Gin School Coordinator at Salcombe Distilling Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Alex9Maputo, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, and for visiting us in Salcombe! We are thrilled to hear you had such an informative and fun experience with us creating your very own gin. We look forward to welcoming you...More

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SushiMac
April 22, 2017|
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Response from il0vegin | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. You can find details of our Gin School including prices and check availability on our website. Best wishes Andrea
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