The Inverroche Gin School

Life is a journey, and so is creating a special bottle of Gin. The Inverroche Gin School is an educational and exciting journey through the endless world of Gin

With your presenter being an able guide and a knowledgeable expert, you will be taken back in time to this spirit's origin hundreds of years ago all the way to the great popularity it enjoys today. You will learn new things and have a laugh with friends about facts you would barely believe to be true.

As in life, making your own Gin is a process with many important steps. The experience gives everyone involved the opportunity to express themselves and their unique personalities in a special and creative way.

Group bookings available, please view the "Group Gin School Brochure". Kindly contact us for public dates available for individual bookings.


After carefully selecting your unique ingredients and botanicals, they all go into a specially-crafted copper still, and the distillation process gets underway.

Watching the burning flame underneath your pot-still and seeing the tiny drops of clear liquid form and drop into a collection cup excitingly reminds you of the wonderful science that Gin actually is and further whets your appetite for that all-important "first taste".

Your pot-still is where the magic truly happens.


There isn't really anything that compares to the feeling of satisfaction you get when walking away from (or with) a successful project, knowing that the work you have done truly reflects your personality, with all its deep and quirky aspects.

The personally hand-labelled bottle of Craft Gin is a journey in itself to be embarked on at your own leisure with friends, family or colleagues. In it will be all the ingredients and botanicals that you selected and carefully infused, and with it you will carry a glorious selection of memories and stories of unique diversity and a journey well worth the effort.


Become a Master Gin Distiller.

Minumum of 10 people per session. Kindly contact us for available dates open to the public. Included in your Gin Experience:
  • 2-hour Masterclass
  • 500ml bottle of hand crafted Gin with Personalised Label
  • Gin Booklet and Recipe Card
  • Fun Gift Tag

A Gin inspired canape menu is available for an additional cost per person. A full cash bar or master account bar will be available.


Our Chef has prepared a selection of Gin-inspired Canapes & Finger snacks to enjoy alongside your Inverroche Perfect Serve Cocktail or your own hand-crafted Botanical Gin. Additional cost per person applies.

Gin Canapé Selection
  • Chicken Liver Pate topped with Crispy Melba Toast
  • Spicy Chorizo & Cheese Samosas with a Sundried Tomato Chili Relish
  • Olive Tapenade with Butterflied Grilled Prawns
  • Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese Crepes
  • Cucumber & Tomato Brioche
  • Chocolate & Orange Brownies
  • SA Cheese Selection with Crackers & preserves

Served As A Light Snack With Pre Drinks
Please note that 6 canapes per person will be catered for.
Should you require further canapes and cheeses, additional charges will be incurred. Please allow for 30 minutes preparation time. [/note]

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