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

  • Add an extra guest (six maximum) +
    £125

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

“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 with Nate Brown or Lewis Hayes, London Bar Consultants and owners of Merchant House
  • 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.

The ultra-premium gin tasting masterclass will be held with either Nate Brown or Lewis Hayes, the founders of The London Bar Consultants and owners of Merchant House. The talented pair 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.

The ultra-premium gin tasting masterclass will be held with either Nate Brown or Lewis Hayes, the founders of The London Bar Consultants and owners of Merchant House. The talented pair 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, 11am to 9pm, Tuesday to Friday, 11am to 5pm and Saturday at 9pm only.

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.

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, 11am to 9pm, Tuesday to Friday, 11am to 5pm and Saturday at 9pm only.

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.

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.

Location

13 Well Court, London EC4M 9DN

Merchant House 13 Well Court, London EC4M 9DN

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

  • Add an extra guest (six maximum) +
    £125