Discover the art of distilling and create your own uber-small batch gin in a stunning loch-side location in the Scottish Highlands. Starting in style with a gin and tonic on arrival, immerse yourselves in the world of gin as you tour the distillery, and learn all about recipe development, distilling, bottling and labelling from the expert guides at hand. Located within the grounds of an award-winning hotel and restaurant, Pixel Spirits Distillery and Gin School puts authenticity at its fore. The Gin School sits within the historic former byre of the distillery, and is equipped with traditional Portuguese copper pot mini stills. You'll have an array of over one hundred botanicals to choose from to create your own gin exactly to your preferences; you'll be given plenty of tips on how to blend them together to create a totally unique recipe. You'll finish with a 70cl bottle of your delicious new creation to take away, complete with a personalised label ' it's guaranteed to be a talking point for any home.
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On arrival at Pixel Spirits Distillery and Gin School, you'll be welcomed with a delicious gin and tonic to get you in the mood for some serious gin discovery. Your first port of call will be the distillery, where you can check out how it's done, before learning about recipe development, bottling and labelling. When it comes to making your own gin, you'll have over one hundred botanicals to choose from, plus plenty of guidance should you need a helping hand with the traditional copper pot mini stills. By the end of the lesson, you'll have your 70cl bottle of bespoke hand-crafted gin, complete with a personalised label on the front, to take away with you.