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Stratford-upon-Avon: Shakespeare Gin Distillery Tour & Taste

1. Stratford-upon-Avon: Shakespeare Gin Distillery Tour & Taste

Join a guided tour around the charming Shakespeare Distillery, the only working distillery in Stratford-upon-Avon. Explore the distillery with your guide and see first-hand how gin is produced. Learn about how artisan gin is distilled, bottled, labelled, sealed, and distributed, all by hand and in small batches. Mingle with the workers who produce the gin and discover their care and passion for their craft. Finally, enjoy a tutored tasting session of three award-winning spirits followed by your choice of gin and tonic. At the end of the experience, receive 10% off at the gift shop, and a miniature gin for designated drivers.

Warwickshire: Shakespeare's England Explorer Pass

2. Warwickshire: Shakespeare's England Explorer Pass

Choose a pass valid for 1, 2, or 3 days. Benefit from free entry to 10 attractions, tours, and museums. Visit Shakespeare’s Schoolroom to see where he first put quill to paper, immersing yourself in a world of literary wonder. Enjoy the unique pleasure of watching hundreds of the world’s most spectacular and colorful butterflies flying all around at Stratford Butterfly Farm. You can see them feeding and flying in a wonderful tropical environment. Walk along the ramparts of some of the oldest medieval ruins in England at Kenilworth Castle. Cruise the Avon River, and enjoy the breeze and river sounds. Then, explore the grounds of Stoneleigh Abbey. Visit the British Motor Museum, home to the world’s largest collection of historic British cars. Discover a hidden Victorian Garden at Hill Close Gardens. Explore the crazy world of the MAD Museum, which is a hands-on experience for kids. Spend the afternoon learning about the juniper berry at Shakespeare Distillery, with a guided gin distillery tour.

Stratford-upon-Avon: Guided Gin Tasting at Local Distillery

3. Stratford-upon-Avon: Guided Gin Tasting at Local Distillery

Sit down to a refreshing gin and tonic at Shakespeare's daughter's house in Stratford-upon-Avon. Learn about this historic beverage and the local distillery that produces it. Located within the center of Stratford-upon-Avon at No. 1 High Street is the former home of William Shakespeare's daughter Judith. This historical timber framed building is now home to a distillery shop and its opulent upper-floor tasting rooms. Drink some Stratford gin and tonic and gain insights into the production process. Delve into the history of gin before enjoying a tasting of the distillery's spirits.

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This tour was excellent from start to finish thoroughly interesting and entertaining Harvey and the boys thank you for a lovely few hours I would certainly recommend Sandi Callaway visited 9th December 21

Very informative talk and enjoyable tasting. We would recommend it to anyone with a liking for gin or rum and will consider returning to do another of the experiences.

Highly recommend to all. Best distillery and tasting I've been to. Staff were all very knowledgeable and delivered excellent info.

Interesting, informative,informal-great fun Excellent value for money

Interesting and fab activity, a must for a gin lover!