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45 Gin School

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Gin making experience

What a fantastic evening. The hosts were friendly, knowledgeable and generally superb. Copious... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rachael T
via mobile
Absolutely Brilliant!!

What a brilliant way to spend our Friday night out! I went with a friend and we had an absolute... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Louly D
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Located in the oldest retail building in Leicester, close to both 45 bars and overlooking Market Place, our stunning new venue offers you a unique insight into how to make gin and the magical world of distilling. Your 45 Gin School Experience lasts...more
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7-9 Market Place, Leicester LE1 5GF, England
+44 116 326 6426
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic evening. The hosts were friendly, knowledgeable and generally superb. Copious amounts of gin to be drunk (if you wish to indulge!). The other customers were great fun. The gin making experience was a really interesting process. A highly recommended evening.

Thank Rachael T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a brilliant way to spend our Friday night out! I went with a friend and we had an absolute blast. Tasting the full range of gin, plus a gin cocktail masterclass and then making our own gin with the help of the gin school...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting to find out about process. Great fun making own special recipe gin. Lots drinks to try + share. Good day out

Thank marycush
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I bought this as a present for my partner and we both really really enjoye it. The master distiller was very knowledgeable, informative and funny. He gave us a real insight into the gin making process and then guided us through writing our own recipe....More

Thank Nickynackynockynoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had such a fantastic time here, excellent value for money and would recommend to everybody who loves gin

Thank Iola J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the new gin school in Leicester city centre, we where so impressed with the knowledge of our tutor called Ben he was very welcoming and knew his stuff about alcohol, our gin glasses where never empty and I got to try the...More

Thank James K
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

45 ginschool is the gin experience arm of Burleighs Gin. They are so knowledgable and friendly, and you won’t be allowed to make a bad gin! Plus gin cocktail masterclass. Lots of tasting! You must not drive afterwards so taxi already booked to take us...More

Thank Susannah F
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Bought for me as a gift - even though I don't drink gin! A warm welcome with a hot drink. A short walk to the distillery. A really interesting talk on the process etc... A very knowledgeable guide. Gin ready to drink after the tour...More

Thank Alex A
Reviewed 17 July 2018

I had been given a voucher for a recent 'big' birthday by some friends, entitling myself and one other to a 3 hour session at the Gin School, so took one of my friends along who, like myself is partial to a gin & tonic....More

1  Thank Jane B
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Have been twice now, a must if you are a gin lover. It is really exciting making your own bottle of gin and then tasting it.

Thank seal53
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29 November 2017|
Response from AlMac0 | Reviewed this property |
About three hours
Laura H
4 November 2017|
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Response from Sam W | Property representative |
Hi Laura, we wouldn't recommend driving after the gin school experience if you wish to enjoy the full experience and the gin on offer. Thanks
kerry f
9 September 2017|
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Response from Tanya B | Property representative |
We offer 2 different experiences at 45 Gin School. The Single Experience is for 1 person distilling one bottle of Gin and this is priced at £115 and we offer the Shared Experience whereby 2 people get to enjoy the whole... More