Welcome to our Gin Experiences

Welcome to our gin experiences. We run a variety of experiences daily. You can do a self guided tasting in the bar at most time of day. We have daily distillery tastings at set times with our gin team where you can learn about production and sample our gins. Our ever popular Scottish gins and cheeses experience run several times a month but does sell out quickly! You can see a full calendar of up-coming dates and time by scrolling down this page.

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Distillery tasting - Learn how gin is made

- Daily with our distillery team
- Covering: botanicals, distilling and bottling
- Welcome drink: South Loch Gin & tonic
- Try three gins made on our stills
- Conclude with another G&T
- Ideal for those interested in gin production
- Opportunity to see working stills
- Interactive with a knowledgeable host
- Run-time: 60-90 mins

Eight Scottish Gin & Cheeses

- Explore the best Scottish gins
- Tasting paired with cheeses and mixers
- Running for over a decade, a classic experience
- Topics covered: brand history, production, bottling, core Scottish gin facts
- Experience time: 90-120 mins
- Multiple sessions per month
- Due to high demand and fewer dates we recommended to book well in advance

Self Guided Tastings

- Self-guided tastings at 56 North
- Available anytime during the day
- Sample 3 South Loch Gins with Fever-Tree, ice, and tasting notes
- Perfect for those unable to attend full Distillery tastings
- Ideal for a relaxed experience in the bar
- Bookable at any time or walk-in to the bar

Traditional Haggis Dinner With Self Guided Tastings

- Self-guided tastings at 56 North
- Available anytime during the day
- Sample 1x Single Malt Whisky & 2x South Loch Gins with Fever-Tree, ice, and tasting notes
- Perfect for those wanting to try three Scottish products!
- Ideal for a relaxed experience in the bar
- Bookable at any time or walk-in to the bar

See our full experience calendar below

Private Gin Experiences

Private gin experiences are just for your group. They are always available subject to our team being free from other events / minimum number of guest requirements. Please drop us an email to masterclass@fiftysixnorth.co.uk

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Press, Tour & Travel Operators

Our team are always doing media work. We have worked with BBC TV, BBC Radio, ITV, STV, CNN, NHK, Daily Mail, Scotsman, Telegraph, The Times and many more publications all over the world. If you are needing expert advice, help or comment on anything gin we are always happy to help. Please just contact us using the contact page or info@fiftysixnorth.co.uk.

If you are wanting to make a booking for a large groups or represent the Travel or Tour Operator Sectors wanting to make bulk bookings for visiting us with large groups (+30 guests) please contact our team to discuss options and rates using our contact page or via masterclass@fiftysixnorth.co.uk and one our senior team can assist you. Our team can structure packages for tastings, food, drinks and distillery visits.

Gin Bar, Distillery and Kitchen
Phone: (+44) 0131 662 8860
56 North, 2 West Crosscauseway
Edinburgh, EH8 9JP