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Bute Gin Festival
7-9 February 2020


Join us for a weekend of gin-filled fun at the stunning Glenburn Hotel, Rothesay.

We'll be celebrating the amazing world of Scottish Gin with a selection of over 25 gins to enjoy from some of the most exciting distilleries from across the length and breadth of Scotland.

With a 4 course gin pairing dinner, samples, perfect serves, gin cocktails and the opportunity for you to meet the people behind the gins, you're guaranteed a fantastic weekend with friends.

There will be a range of gins including classic G&Ts and flavoured alternatives to ensure there's something for everyone!

You can sample all the gins, enjoy them served with recommended mixers & garnishes and purchase your favourite bottles to enjoy at home later!

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Why Visit The Bute Gin Festival 2020

Scottish Brands

At Craft56° we're dedicated to promoting Scottish products. All the gins available at the festival are made by independent producers from across the length and breadth of Scotland.

Meet the Makers

Over the course of the weekend you'll be able to chat to the people behind the brands and the gins you're tasting. Before each course at the Gin Pairing Dinner there will also be a short talk from the brand to introduce their gin.

Evening Entertainment

Included in your ticket price for the Saturday is entry to the evening entertainment in the hotel. The gins you've been trying throughout the day will also be available from the bar so you can keep enjoying your favourite!

Fantastic Venue

Built in 1892 and recently renovated, The Glenburn Hotel is a grand and elegant Victorian sandstone hotel which sits in a prime position atop delightful terraced gardens with fabulous views overlooking Rothesay Bay and the Cowal Peninsula.

Unique Cocktails

In addition to the gin makers serving up their perfect serve gins with mixers, there will be a selection of gin cocktails available.

Weekend Accommodation Packages

Make a weekend of it and take advantage of the fantastic 1 and 2 night bed and breakfast deals exclusively for the gin festival