Visit this Gin distillery in Edinburgh

Visit this Gin distillery in Edinburgh

For the Gin enthusiasts out there, or for anyone who’s looking to find out more about the wonderful start-up culture Edinburgh has fostered, look no further – this tour of Pickering’s Gin distillery is the perfect activity to add to your stack! Get an exclusive look into how hand-crafted gin is produced and sample Pickering’s award winning range of Gin. You’ll admire Gin’s fascinating distillery process and the old contraptions in their charming workshop.

Where can I go gin tasting in Edinburgh?

Head down to Summerhall in the heart of Edinburgh to take a tour of this great distillery, and of course, taste gin! Pickering's Gin is located just a mile out from Waverley station in the city centre.

The UK has had a booming craft-beer recently and Edinburgh is no exception – in the heart of Scotland’s capital lies the cities first exclusive Gin distillery in over 150 years. Matt and Marcus, the two founders of Pickering’s gin, base their bitter-sweet balanced Gin on an original 1947 recipe, handwritten in Bombay, India as a family secret and finally handed down to them 66 years later. The distillery is located in Summerhall, a lovely venue in Edinburgh that is host to regular festivals and has a great café and pub. The tour can be a great starting event if you want to have a great night-out in Edinburgh!

  • The tour costs £15 per person, including gin sampling.
  • The tour lasts approximately 1 hour.
  • The tour is currently running from Thursday to Sunday.
  • If booking for a group larger than 8 people, please contact the team in advance.

Pickering's Gin

Summerhall Distillery
Phone: 0131 290 2901


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