Gin Tasting in York

Gin Tasting in York

York Gin Tastings in York are fun, fascinating - and some of the best things to do in York.
Are you and your friends looking for fun things to do in York? Come along to our gin tasting experience in the historic York Gin shop.
You’ll learn lots and laugh lots with our famously friendly and knowledgable York Gin Experts.

York Gin Tastings

Enjoy two full G&Ts and taste a wide selection of our award-winning range. You'll also learn about gin's amazing legends, myths and history.
The feedback we receive is universally positive and guests frequently tell us ours is the best gin tasting Yorkshire and indeed the UK have to offer.

What you get in the York Gin tasting class

  • A full York G&T on arrival (our gold award-winning London Dry and Fever-Tree Light tonic).
  • Generous tasters of five other gins from our range, as our experts take you through each in turn.
  • Pick up tasting tips, learn the history of gin and discover gin's myths and legends.
  • Choose your favourite gin for another full G&T.
  • Get 10% off anything you buy on the night.
Where: The York Gin Shop on Pavement opposite the famous Shambles.
When: Friday and Saturday evenings, 6.30 to 7.30pm.
How much: A single ticket costs £30 for the hour-long class.
Save £10: Upgrade to the Gin Tasting & Large Bottle package for £62. (Normal price £72.)

Larger groups & special occasions: Please get in touch

If you have a larger group or want to organise a gin tasting in York as part of a works party or stag or hen do, we can help.
Please email us with as many details as you can.
We'll get back to you with your options.

What our customers say

Highly recommend the York Gin tasting. Was a lovely evening spent with friends. Fun and informative.

Fantastic! Would definitely recommend this event, excellent value for money and really interesting. Thank you so much!
Carole & Sam

The whole evening was enjoyable and relaxed and we would highly recommend it.

I would recommend to anyone not only the gin but the tasting experience too. York Gin have some very loyal customers in us now.
Lauren I

We had a tasting after closing time as part of my fathers 70th trip to York. Great fun and very informative.
Marc M

More fabulous gin experiences in York

Try one of these gin experiences at some of York's finest venues. Book directly with them - and enjoy the York Gin!

Georgian Gin Tasting with Mad Alice

Exclusive Georgian Festival - Mad Alice History Talk & Gin Tasting at Impossible Bar York

As part of York Georgian Festival, multi-award winning guide Mad Alice will join our gin expert to present a dark history of Georgian York.
As well as Alice's fascinating history, you'll hear amazing stories of the 18th Century Gin Craze.
And there will be plenty of gin tasting along the way. York Gin make some of the world's best gins, so you're in good hands!

We are lucky to be holding this in the Terry's Board Room which overlooks St Helen's Square at the top of Impossible Bar.
The building used to belong to Terry's of York and the room is a beautiful hidden gem. When: 7pm, 1st August
Where: Terry's Board Room, Impossible Bar, York.

Afternoon tea at the Elmbank with York Gin

Aftertoon tea with York Gin at Elmbank hotel York

York Gin Afternoon Tea at The Elmbank Hotel, Tadcaster Road, York

Relax and enjoy a traditional afternoon tea with a gin twist in one of York's most beautiful hotels. Afternoon tea in York? What could be more lovely? Here's a gorgeous gin treat to enjoy with a loved one - the York Gin Afternoon Tea at the beautiful Elmbank Boutique Art Nouveau Hotel Relax and enjoy a traditional afternoon tea with a gin twist in delightful surroundings.
The Elmbank's teas are legendary - now they're boozy too, with your choice of York Gin to accompany your delicious tea. More info and book an afternoon tea

York Gin Wednesdays at The Exhibition

York Gin Wednesdays at the Exhibition Hotel and Pub on Bootham

York Gin Wednesdays at the Exhibition pub, Bootham

Every Wednesday at The Exhibition is York Gin night!

Choose from our full range of York Gins:

  • 1 x York Gin and Fever-tree tonic for £6
  • 2 x York Gins with Fever-Tree tonics for £11
  • 4 x York Gins with Fever-Tree tonics for £20

You must try the beautiful large beer garden in this historic pub, right in the centre of York, just past the Art Gallery on Bootham.

More info about York Gin Wednesdays

Pizza & York G&Ts: A taste sensation

Join the fabulous Cresci Pizzeria for an unforgettable evening of expertly-crafted pizzas and paired York G&Ts.

During this fascinating and delicious three-hour event, you'll learn how the vibrant flavours of each pizza harmonise with the botanicals of York Gin's range.

When: Tuesday 11th June: 7-10pm
Where: Cresci Pizzeria, 20 Piccadilly, York, YO1 9NU

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