W4 - Gin and Botanicals Practical Workshop

Saturday, 14 December, 2019
Koelenhof Wine Cellar
TIME:    08h00 - 17h00
VENUE:    Koelenhof Wine Cellar

A fun day learning how to make gin using botanicals ... and then make it!

Our one day Workshop covers the basics of Gin, Gin Production, Tasting, Blending, Botanicals and everything else related to Gin.


• Steam Distilling – Extracting flavours from Herbs and Spices (using steam)

Workshop Contents:

• Gin Overview
• Gin facts and history
• Distilling safety
• Distilling legalities in South Africa
• The gin process and options
• Ginning botanicals
• Base spirits
• Ginning methods and suitable still types
• Flavouring runs
• The Method (not well known at all) to produce GREAT gins or jenevers
• Practical Steam Distilling

Visit www.distillique.co.za for more information and bookings.