Let The Good Times Be Gin: Ultra-Premium Gin Tasting for Two at Merchant House

  • Add an extra guest (six maximum) +
    £125
  • £20 towards food menu +
    £20

Let The Good Times Be Gin: Ultra-Premium Gin Tasting for Two at Merchant House

City of London, London

£250
  • Add an extra guest (six maximum) +
    £125
  • £20 towards food menu +
    £20
Valid for 1 years

“Gin-lover? Well then this is absolutely the place for you” Design My Night

Why we love it

Winner of The Independent's 'Best Gin Bar' 2016 award, Merchant House is London’s best-known home for rare and vintage gin - a spirit whose illustrious history spans centuries of conflict, conquest, and exploration. Join the experts at Merchant House for a two-hour tasting of ultra-premium gins, and learn about the story and production of the spirit that fueled an empire.

What's Included?

  • Enjoy a private gin tasting masterclass for two people
  • Savour a signature Gin & Tonic each upon arrival
  • Followed by a tutored tasting of five (20ml) ultra-premium gins
  • Explore gin in-depth with a detailed walkthrough of the production process of gin, a memorable telling of its origins and how gin developed through the ages
  • Finish with a 15ml nip of a rare gin from 'The Private Collection', which includes gins dating back to the 1950s

Exclusive to TRULY

  • This experience is unique to Truly guests

Description

Located in the heart of the City of London, tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the crowded streets, Merchant House is a throwback to an age of discovery and exotic trade. With a live jazz band setting the mood, the atmosphere is sophisticated yet welcoming and relaxed.

Housing the largest collection of rum and gin in the city, Merchant House's vast literal library of quality spirits from around the world celebrates the mercantile history that brought gin to this country, with cocktails representing snapshots of periods and events in history.

Your host will share their considerable pool of knowledge and expertise throughout the tasting, highlighting key points such as the fascinating history of gin's origins, its production, and evolution to the present day. Explore these key areas in a tasting of five distinct and ultra-premium gins, and finish with a true sip of history by sampling a rare, vintage gin bottled from as early at 1950.

Description

Located in the heart of the City of London, tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the crowded streets, Merchant House is a throwback to an age of discovery and exotic trade. With a live jazz band setting the mood, the atmosphere is sophisticated yet welcoming and relaxed.

Housing the largest collection of rum and gin in the city, Merchant House's vast literal library of quality spirits from around the world celebrates the mercantile history that brought gin to this country, with cocktails representing snapshots of periods and events in history.

Your host will share their considerable pool of knowledge and expertise throughout the tasting, highlighting key points such as the fascinating history of gin's origins, its production, and evolution to the present day. Explore these key areas in a tasting of five distinct and ultra-premium gins, and finish with a true sip of history by sampling a rare, vintage gin bottled from as early at 1950.

We also recommend

  • Sample some of Merchant House's rum while you're there
  • Treat yourself to an amazing steak at Hawksmoor Guildhall
  • Explore the art gallery, cinema, and theatre at the Barbican Centre

Additional Information

This experience is valid for redemption within six months from the date of issue.

Merchant House London is able to host tastings Monday and Tuesday, 3pm to 5pm, Wednesday to Friday, 3pm to 5pm and 8.30pm to 10pm.

The experience will last approximately two hours.

Note that at least 24 hours' notice is required for any cancellations or amendments to bookings.

This experience is not available on Sundays, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve, New Years Day, or Valentines Day.

Please note food is not included as part of the main experience and you can simply upgrade by adding it as an extra.

Food menu is subject to change and consists of bar snacks such as: olives; octopus, charcuterie and cheese plates.

For ultimate tasting experience food would be served after the tasting not during.

Mixers are not included in the experience so you can taste the full flavours of the gin but if you prefer your gin with a little something, just let the expert know on the day and they'd be happy to provide some complimentary tonic.

All bookings are subject to availability. We recommend booking at least three months in advance for weekends and two weeks in advance for weekdays.

We also recommend

  • Sample some of Merchant House's rum while you're there
  • Treat yourself to an amazing steak at Hawksmoor Guildhall
  • Explore the art gallery, cinema, and theatre at the Barbican Centre

Additional Information

This experience is valid for redemption within six months from the date of issue.

Merchant House London is able to host tastings Monday and Tuesday, 3pm to 5pm, Wednesday to Friday, 3pm to 5pm and 8.30pm to 10pm.

The experience will last approximately two hours.

Note that at least 24 hours' notice is required for any cancellations or amendments to bookings.

This experience is not available on Sundays, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve, New Years Day, or Valentines Day.

Please note food is not included as part of the main experience and you can simply upgrade by adding it as an extra.

Food menu is subject to change and consists of bar snacks such as: olives; octopus, charcuterie and cheese plates.

For ultimate tasting experience food would be served after the tasting not during.

Mixers are not included in the experience so you can taste the full flavours of the gin but if you prefer your gin with a little something, just let the expert know on the day and they'd be happy to provide some complimentary tonic.

All bookings are subject to availability. We recommend booking at least three months in advance for weekends and two weeks in advance for weekdays.

What's Included?

  • Enjoy a private gin tasting masterclass for two people
  • Savour a signature Gin & Tonic each upon arrival
  • Followed by a tutored tasting of five (20ml) ultra-premium gins
  • Explore gin in-depth with a detailed walkthrough of the production process of gin, a memorable telling of its origins and how gin developed through the ages
  • Finish with a 15ml nip of a rare gin from 'The Private Collection', which includes gins dating back to the 1950s

Exclusive to TRULY

  • This experience is unique to Truly guests

Why we love it

Winner of The Independent's 'Best Gin Bar' 2016 award, Merchant House is London’s best-known home for rare and vintage gin - a spirit whose illustrious history spans centuries of conflict, conquest, and exploration. Join the experts at Merchant House for a two-hour tasting of ultra-premium gins, and learn about the story and production of the spirit that fueled an empire. Read full description

Description

Located in the heart of the City of London, tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the crowded streets, Merchant House is a throwback to an age of discovery and exotic trade. With a live jazz band setting the mood, the atmosphere is sophisticated yet welcoming and relaxed.

Housing the largest collection of rum and gin in the city, Merchant House's vast literal library of quality spirits from around the world celebrates the mercantile history that brought gin to this country, with cocktails representing snapshots of periods and events in history.

Your host will share their considerable pool of knowledge and expertise throughout the tasting, highlighting key points such as the fascinating history of gin's origins, its production, and evolution to the present day. Explore these key areas in a tasting of five distinct and ultra-premium gins, and finish with a true sip of history by sampling a rare, vintage gin bottled from as early at 1950.

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Description

Located in the heart of the City of London, tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the crowded streets, Merchant House is a throwback to an age of discovery and exotic trade. With a live jazz band setting the mood, the atmosphere is sophisticated yet welcoming and relaxed.

Housing the largest collection of rum and gin in the city, Merchant House's vast literal library of quality spirits from around the world celebrates the mercantile history that brought gin to this country, with cocktails representing snapshots of periods and events in history.

Your host will share their considerable pool of knowledge and expertise throughout the tasting, highlighting key points such as the fascinating history of gin's origins, its production, and evolution to the present day. Explore these key areas in a tasting of five distinct and ultra-premium gins, and finish with a true sip of history by sampling a rare, vintage gin bottled from as early at 1950.

Opening Times

Monday and Tuesday, 3pm to 5pm Wednesday to Friday, 3pm to 5pm and 8.30pm to 10pm

We also recommend

  • Sample some of Merchant House's rum while you're there
  • Treat yourself to an amazing steak at Hawksmoor Guildhall
  • Explore the art gallery, cinema, and theatre at the Barbican Centre

Additional Information

This experience is valid for redemption within six months from the date of issue.

Merchant House London is able to host tastings Monday and Tuesday, 3pm to 5pm, Wednesday to Friday, 3pm to 5pm and 8.30pm to 10pm.

The experience will last approximately two hours.

Note that at least 24 hours' notice is required for any cancellations or amendments to bookings.

This experience is not available on Sundays, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve, New Years Day, or Valentines Day.

Please note food is not included as part of the main experience and you can simply upgrade by adding it as an extra.

Food menu is subject to change and consists of bar snacks such as: olives; octopus, charcuterie and cheese plates.

For ultimate tasting experience food would be served after the tasting not during.

Mixers are not included in the experience so you can taste the full flavours of the gin but if you prefer your gin with a little something, just let the expert know on the day and they'd be happy to provide some complimentary tonic.

All bookings are subject to availability. We recommend booking at least three months in advance for weekends and two weeks in advance for weekdays.

How it works

  • Choose your experience

    Treat yourself or share with someone you truly care about.

  • We arrange everything

    Our concierge will arrange everything, even the little extras.

  • Relax and enjoy

    Simply show up and savour the memory that will last a lifetime.

Let The Good Times Be Gin: Ultra-Premium Gin Tasting for Two at Merchant House

  • Add an extra guest (six maximum) +
    £125
  • £20 towards food menu +
    £20