Distillery experiences

start with a tour. stay for a taste.
come back for another sip.

Come and learn about our craft with experiences bound to entice your five senses. Become an expert on Whisky & Gin with our Distillery tour/tastings experiences or shake up some gin & vodka drinks at our Cocktail Masterclass. Join our “Meet the Distiller” events to ask those interesting question.

LEARN

LEARN about grain selection, mashing, wort draw off, fermentation, wash distillation, spirit distillation, and botanical selection, preparation and maturation.

IMMERSE

IMMERSE yourself in the art of making cocktails, flavours and fun.

TASTE

TASTE our range of Gins, Liqueurs, Botanical Vodkas and Whiskies all made at the distillery.

GIN DISTILLERY TOUR & TASTING,
'LOOK BEHIND THE SCENES'

TOUR WITH TASTING: Must be pre-booked online (see below) or call 02 80185144

TIMES:Tours run Saturdays 2 pm and and at 5 pm and Sundays at 2 pm

COST:$30/person includes a tasting flight 5 spirit expressions

Tours of the distillery are an extraordinary way to learn about craft distillation and artisan spirits. The whole experience will give you the chance to see where our Gins/Botanical Vodka and Liqueur are made and understand exactly what goes into crafting what’s in your glass.
Go behind the scenes to have an overview of our production processes and area, with the opportunity to view our stills, botanicals used, and bottling setup. Your friendly and knowledgeable spirit guide will give you a history of Gin, the opportunity to touch, taste, smell our raw ingredients including our pantry of Australian botanicals.

Then join us for an in-depth tasting experience, as selected by our Head Distiller, of five of our core expressions to sit, sip and compare.
LENGTH:
Approximately 1.15 hours and are limited to 20 guests.
REFUNDS: Unfortunately, bookings cannot be refunded and changes can only be made with 24 hours notice.

GROUP BOOKINGS: For large groups that require a private tour (15+ people), please email [email protected] or call (02) 80185144

Saturday 2pm Session

(max 20 people)

Saturday 5pm Session

(max 20 people)​

Sunday 2pm Session

(max 20 people)

Gift voucher

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whisky distillery tour & Tasting
'the artisan way'

TOUR WITH TASTING: Must be pre-booked online (see below) or call 02 80185144

You will be shown how we make our single malt whisky, from mashing our barley, fermentation, distilling and barrel maturation. You will then get to sip, compare and discuss 4 different whiskies from different style casks and maturation with one being tapped straight from the barrel. Let your inner Whisky obsession out.

Please note: You will have the opportunity to add your name to our special whisky only database to have the option to purchase our Distillery ‘First Release’ Single Malt Whisky bottling at the end of the year. No bottles will be released till then .

Experience includes:

  • Distillery tour and masterclass
  • Sampling 4 different style whiskies
  • Discount on Gin, Liqueur & Vodka bottle purchased on the day

LENGTH: Approximately 1.15 hours and are limited to 20 guests.

TIMES: Tours run Friday 6 pm
COST: $48/person + booking fee 
REFUNDS: Unfortunately, bookings cannot be refunded and changes can only be made with 24 hours notice.

GROUP BOOKINGS: For large groups that require a private tour (15+ people), please email [email protected] or call (02) 80185144

Friday 6pm Session

(max 20 people)

Gift Voucher

If this tour is a gift and you are unsure of a date why not give a gift voucher

"Meet the Distiller" Series

Get to know the distillers behind Manly Spirits Co. Distillery in our new 3 part ‘Meet the Distiller Series’. Active discussion is what the night is about!!

Each of our distillers have unique backgrounds and expertise which they bring to the production of our gins, whiskies, botanical vodkas and liqueurs.

For the next 3 months we will introduce one of our distillers who will talk on a variety of specialist topics about spirits and the alchemy to create them.

Get a chance to ask your burning questions in a small group setting, and while you’ve got their total attention. Q&A is welcome.

  • SPEAKER: Reg Papps (Distiller aka. The legendary Reg Al Chemist Papps)
  • AUGUST TOPIC: How to make the ‘ULTIMATE GIN’  – creating your recipe, choosing the right botanicals, choosing the right distillation process and the traps you don’t want to fall into!
  • All sessions include a tasting of 5 expressions of gin & liqueurs (depending on the topic)
  • Cheese & antipasto will be served

TIMES: Experience runs Friday 6 pm, once a month
COST: $55/person + booking fee 
REFUNDS: Unfortunately, bookings cannot be refunded and changes can only be made with 24 hours notice.

August, Friday 6pm Session

(max 20 people)

Gift Voucher

If this tour is a gift and you are unsure of a date why not give a gift voucher

Cocktail Masterclass

Daring to dabble in the art of mixology or simply want to have fun making delicious cocktails with friends! Join us at the distillery for a Cocktail Masterclass where you will learn how to shake, stir and strain 3 signature cocktails with our professional mixologist. All cocktails are inspired by native botanicals used in the range from Manly Spirits Co.

Duration: Approx 1.5-2 
Up coming dates: Fridays: 7th Aug, 4th Sept, 2nd Oct
Time: 7-9pm
Cost: $105 per person.

Inclusions;

  • G&T upon arrival
  • A hands-on cocktail class, and making three cocktails
  • Share nibbles & artisan cheese/antipasto board
  • Optional: Manly Spirits Tasting set of 3 x 200ml Gins to take home. Total; $185 per person. 

Friday 7-9pm Cocktail masterclass

(max 10 people)

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Name of Licence: Manly Spirits Co Distillery Licence No. LIQW880014856
Licence type: Producer wholesaler, Premise details: 4A/9-13 Winbourne Rd, Brookvale NSW 2100
WARNING: Under the Liquor Control Act 1988. It is an offence to sell or supply liquor to a person under the age of 18 years on licensed or regulated premises; or for a person under the age of 18 years to purchase, or attempt to purchase liquor on licensed or regulated premises.

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