Spirit Tasting in the Center of Antwerp, Belgium

Tasting
Gin
Rum
Whiskey/Scotch
Tequila
Cognac
Languages
English, French, Dutch
Theme
City
Minimum Drinking Age
18
$
28
97
/ Person
David V
Activity Overview
Interested in a wide range of tastings from whiskey to rum to gin. We can organize a completely personalized spirit tastings. We can also organize a cognac tasting or a daring tequila and mezcal tasting. For example, do you want to immerse yourself in a certain Scottish whiskey region, do you want a tasting that focuses on Japanese whiskey, or do you want to discover exclusive premium gins with matching tonics? A cocktail tasting where age-old cocktails are perfectly prepared and explained in detail is also possible. Every tasting is customizable to your liking and preference.

You will get a professional explanation of the history, origin, taste, and characteristics of the spirits of your choice. After the tasting, you will receive a personalized booklet containing the tasted spirits, followed by their main notes of taste. We also attach great importance to current and emerging trends.
 
Practical information
The spirit tastings can take place either at a location provided by you and in our tasting room in the center of Antwerp.
 
Rates
Per
Price
Person
$
28
97
Timing
Dates
Daily
Duration
2 H
More Info
Cancellation Policy
Standard
  • Cancellations made 2 days before will be fully refunded.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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Whiskey, by far the most famous liquor, is drunk all over the world. Often whiskey is identified with Scotland. Not entirely unjustified, since this is the most drunk whiskey and also ... morein the supermarkets mainly Scotch whiskey can be found. A whiskey tasting can continue from 25 euros per person.

The world of whiskeys, however, goes far beyond Scotland alone. Countries like the US, Ireland, Canada and Japan also have a famous reputation when it comes to whiskey. In order to contain this multitude of whiskey types, whiskey tasting is an ideal activity.

The whiskey tasting will start off with a historical introduction of the spirit. Next, we discuss various distillation and preparation techniques used to produce whiskey and look at its influence on taste. Terms such as pot still, single malt, Speyside or Islay will no longer be a secret to you after this whiskey tasting. Afterwards, the whiskey tasting can really begin and the tasting starts.

The assortment of whiskey provided for this tasting can be tailor-made. For groups that have little or no knowledge of whiskey, we offer as an introductory package with an assortment of whiskeys from all over the world ranging from Scottish and Irish blended or single malt whisk(e)y's to American Rye's and Japanese whiskeys.

If the group already has knowledge of whiskey, you can decide for yourself what you want to include during the tasting. For example, you can opt to taste single malts from the Scottish Highlands. More specifically, only whiskeys from the Speyside region of at least 18 years old, a full range of Japanese whiskeys or a range of whiskeys from lesser-known regions such as India, South Africa or even Belgium. Combinations are also possible. In other words, the package is fully customizable to your wishes.

After the whiskey tasting, you have the opportunity to purchase the tasted bottles. There is also a menu book in which all these bottles are mentioned again with their main data and tasting notes.

Cheers!
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28
97
/ Person
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It is pretty clear - gin is very hip these days. Everywhere new gin (tonic) creations are popping up. To get yourself familiar with the latest gin and tonic trends - a gin tasting ... moreis the easiest and best way to bring you up to speed. 

During your gin tasting, you will have the opportunity to taste 9 gins. A number of basic types of gin are tasted purely to distinguish the taste nuances. In addition, 3 gins are served with a matching tonics and accompanied with botanicals as the ideal method of preparing the perfect gin and tonic is explained.

At the start of the gin tasting, a historical introduction of gin is given. Thereafter distillation techniques and the different types of gin are discussed. Terms like distilled gin, London Dry gin and New Western Dry gin will now mean something to you after this gin tasting.

After the gin tasting, you have the opportunity to purchase the tasted gins and tonics. Additionally, a guide to making the perfect gin tonic by choosing the best corresponding tonic, garnishes, and botanicals will be distributed to all participants after your tasting.

Cheers!