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Manchester Three Rivers

21 Red Bank | Green Quarter, Manchester M4 4HF, England
+44 161 839 2667
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Great afternoon well worth the money

Informative, fun and well worth the price. The hosts were relaxed and you would never guess they... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
Gin Experience

The tour is fantastic! Learn about the history of gin and Manchester whilst drinking superb gin... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
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The City of Manchester Distillery, home to the brand new super premium Manchester Three Rivers Gin, is Manchester city centre's first ever dedicated Gin distillery in modern times! A new cultural visitor attraction for Manchester city centre, offering visitors a fun and interactive Gin Experience and a unique opportunity to appreciate and participate in the Gin Renaissance. As a visitor you can expect to tour the distillery and learn about the often illustrious, sometimes dark and unquestionably intriguing history of gin. As well as gaining an understanding of how gin's diverse flavours are concocted, throughout the tour we offer you four complimentary drinks, from our perfect serve G&T's to classic cocktails, before finally giving you the chance to create your very own bottle of gin, using our mini copper pot stills! We have over 50 botanicals for you to chose from, whether its madagascan vanilla, liquorice root or elderflower, let your tastebuds and imagination run wild! Our gin host will guide you through the subtleties of flavour combination and help you create a full 700ml bottle of gin for you to take home. Naturally the tour finishes at our bar!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
21 Red Bank | Green Quarter, Manchester M4 4HF, England
+44 161 839 2667
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Informative, fun and well worth the price. The hosts were relaxed and you would never guess they must say the same spiel week in week out they are knowledgeable and friendly and happy to answer all the questions. Making the gin definitely a highlight for...More

Thank vls137
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour is fantastic! Learn about the history of gin and Manchester whilst drinking superb gin and tonics, and then distill your own bottle, choosing your own flavours. You can’t really go wrong! Joe was the perfect host, knowledgeable, helpful and passionate about gin. I...More

1  Thank keithjudson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife is a gin lover and I bought this as night out for her special (50th) birthday. It was the best ever. Very special and intimate, with only 12 people at the whole experience, it was fantastic to hear the history, the process, the...More

1  Thank David A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was an early Christmas present from my partner , and we both had s brilliant time . The leader of the evening was brilliant , we learned about the history , methods and differences in gin making . This is amidst excellent gin and...More

1  Thank realgreekfan2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Joe is amazing, the whole thing amazing. Quick hint... don't go hard on the cumin, unless you want a curry gin. Believe in Joe when he says don't go more than 1.5g. But I would fully recommended, the history, the education is amazing. Oh, and...More

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with a group of friends/colleagues. As a gin lover, I was looking forward to every aspect - the background/history, the technical stuff and, most of all, tasting lots of G&T. This visit scores on all levels - Joe is interesting, knowledgeable and entertaining....More

Thank garside501
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

I can only endorse the 5* reviews already posted - a great afternoon out sheltering from the rain and sleet of a grim Manchester Saturday in the cosy cavern of the Three Rivers Distillery. This was a birthday treat from my wife ( she treated...More

1  Thank LIndsay W
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Brilliant experience- Joe hosted us fantastically and it was a great afternoon. Will definitely re-book!

Thank Binnybev
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Bought this for an experience and what an experience it was! Joe was interesting informative and real which makes it for me. The gin samples were generous and his assistance in making a bottle to take away way really helpful! All in all a fabulous...More

Thank Louise A
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Wow what an amazing experience. Hosted by the lovely Joe who was not only knowledgeable about the craft but passionate also. We loved the history, the journey, the samples and the enthusiasm about the gin. Joe was humble and gracious throughout the whole experience, he...More

Thank Joanne G
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Simon C
6 September 2017|
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Response from LANCASHIRELASSIE52 | Reviewed this property |
Age verification needed. Good website.
Jenna G
15 July 2017|
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Response from Nuttynana | Reviewed this property |
The main part is accessible but there are stairs down to where the 'still' is positioned; but that's not an important part of the tour. It's a really good experience.
Lynda P
27 September 2016|
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Response from jusmunckiin | Reviewed this property |
We paid £90 per person but you get a full bottle of your own gin each and numerous full size drinks while you are there. Defiantly worth the money.