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Northern Wine School Gift Guide

​Welcome to The Northern Wine School Gift Guide! Now that Black Friday and Cyber Monday are done and dusted & you still haven’t got those important presents for special people? We have some inspiration for you. Here are some ideas we’ve gathered together to make buying for your loved ones so much easier. Experiences are remembered […]

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Meet the Gin Makers – Four Sisters Distillery

​We Welcomed Lucy & Hayley last Friday ​Two of the famous sisters from Sis4er’s Distillery, Salford came along to our packed gin tasting on November 9th. They gave an entertaining presentation about the eleven siblings and their transformation into brewers and distillers. A model of the distillery’s copper still, called Arabella was on display. “Frederica” […]

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Gins of the North West UK

Updated September 2018The North West has a proud history of innovation and enterprise. It’s no surprise that there has been a huge growth of gin making in the region. From makers who can trace their roots back to the 1700’s to the new breed of independent craft gin makers. All place great importance on using […]

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Manchester Gin Festival 2018

​It’s that time of year again. Manchester Gin Festival 2018 is here at Victoria Baths Hathersage Rd, Chorlton-on-Medlock, Manchester M13 0FE. From Friday 23rd. of March ’til Sunday 25th. MarchA Gin Festival is defined by top craft gins, tasty food, fantastic music, entertainment and you lot! We love meeting you at our events, magnificent people […]

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The Netherlands comes to Manchester to Taste Gin

A Group of Dutch Friends were in Manchester for a long weekend. Ruud van Otterdijk and friends from Rotterdam booked their Northern Wine School gin event before travelling. They joined us for a gin tasting at The Castlefield Hotel on Saturday March 17th. We gave them a taste of local gins including Thomas Dakin, Zymurgorium […]

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Gin Tasting Manchester Whitley Neill’s Rhubarb and Ginger

A Manchester gin tasting review of Whitley Neill’s rhubarb and ginger gin. John suggests some great mixers and garnishes for your enjoyment

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