Create Your Ultimate Gin from Scratch

Learn hands-on how to make your very own exceptional gin at Strathmashie Distillery from the team who created the multi-award winning Daffy’s Gin at their Highland brand home.

Design the flavour profile for your perfect gin, then forage for your botanicals in the grounds and hills around the distillery. After that we will take you through a step-by-step process to create and distil your ultimate gin.

Foraging and Gin Making

3-hour session
(half an hour foraging then two and a half hours of gin making)

Session 1: 10am–1pm
Session 2: 3pm–6pm


3 x 20cl bottles of the gin you have made
Certificate and membership of ‘The Honourable Society of Strathmashie Distillers’
Complimentary D&T in the distillery bar
£10 voucher for the distillery shop

Cost £120

Check Gin School availability and book here.

Stay at the distillery! Book accommodation here.

Catering and bar hire at the distillery is also available on request, please email

Additional Foraging Trips and Adventures

Adventurous foraging trips by 4×4 and paddleboard are available through our outdoor partners. These can be booked in addition to our gin school tickets. We suggest that these are taken on the day before or on the morning of the gin school session.

Foraging by 4×4 Land Rover or Quad Bike

4×4 Land Rover off-road foraging adventures can also be arranged for 2 hours or a full day from £40pp or with a quad bike from £70pp.

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Foraging by Paddle Board

5-hour paddle board trip down the River Spey (optional picnic can be arranged) from £55pp, or 2 hour loch trip (morning session includes breakfast) from £35pp.

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