Gin novices and enthusiasts are expected at the first Gin Festival in Leeds this weekend.
They will be offered the chance to enjoy live music, learn cocktail-making skills and of course sample brands at the White Cloth Event this Sunday, December 8.
Industry experts will be on-hand to offer gin-tasting, cocktail-making masterclasses and educational talks on the history of gin, including a deconstructed tasting of nine traditional gin botanicals in their raw form.
The Gin Festival has partnered with a selection of renowned worldwide gin brands to give fans a chance to sample and experiment with their wares, including –
Whitley Neill, Masons Yorkshire Gin, No. 209 Gin, Broker’s Gin, SW4, SLOEmotion, The Botanist, Two Birds Artisan Spirits, Six O’Clock Ish London Dry and Ish Limed Gins, Brennen & Brown Gin, Warner Edwards and Gin Mare.
The Gin Festival will run from 5pm – 11.30pm with the last pour at 11pm.
For more information on the Gin Festival or to buy tickets visit http://ginfestival.co.uk