Grab a friend and head to London for a taste of royalty at a historic hotel a stone's throw from Buckingham Palace, and take a seat or two for a journey through all things gin with some nibbles too with this Gin Tasting with Sharing Dishes for Two at the 4* Rubens at the Palace Hotel, London. It's a venue that's been around since the 1700s, playing temporary home to debutantes, Royals and footmen alike, so there's plenty of history to soak in while you enjoy the decorated surroundings of the the New York Bar or the Palace Lounge. With Buckingham Palace so close there's sure to be something of a Royal air as you take your seats, when the resident mixologists will take you through an innovative gin and tonic tour featuring three tasting opportunities, loads of gins and complementary tonic pairings too. Along with your G T-based journey you'll be able to pick four sharing dishes between the two of you, meaning you can fill up on pulled pork Cornish pasties, smoked salmon and caviar with toasted sourdough bread, coronation chicken sausage rolls and more for a fun start to a fantastic evening in the capital.
Need to Know
On arrival at Rubens at the Palace, make your way to the New York Bar or the Palace Lounge where you'll present your voucher and be met by a member of staff and shown to your seats. After meeting your mixologist for the day, you'll both be taking on a gin journey through all sorts of flavours and distillations along with three tasting sessions coupling spirits and tonics in tasty combination. After the session you'll choose four sharing platters to enjoy between you.