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Immerse yourself in a unique sensory experience by booking a behind the scenes tour of a real working distillery. Start in the one of a kind story room and learn about the history of the charming town of Clonakilty with its past of brewing and smuggling.

Then learn all about the grain to glass (whiskey) & grass to glass (gin) distillation process, taking in the sights, sounds and smells of the distillery up close & personal. At the end of the tour visitors will enjoy a tutored tasting with our expert tour guide, sampling our premium quality whiskey.

Finish up in the on-site gift shop featuring an amazing range of whiskeys and gin, along with branded merchandise or visit the adjacent Whale's Tail Bistro for a coffee or lunch.

For more information on tour times and prices or to book online visit our website.

For a more hands on experience the Clonakilty Distillery Gin School is a must try. Visitors will learn how to make and distill their very own bespoke bottle of gin at Munsters very first gin school.

An expert guide will teach you all about the gin making process from selecting your own unique recipe using specially picked botanicals, to the actual distilling of your own bottle of gin, using one of the gorgeous mini stills.

Our new Gin Masterclass package is EUR49. In a fun-filled two hours, learn how to distill your own bottle of gin at the Minke Gin School. Sip on a refreshing gin cocktail, become a botanical expert and take your own bottle of gin home with you. Upgrade by adding dinner for EUR79 - enjoy a Gin School Experience plus a delicious 2 course meal and a glass of prosecco in our Whale's Tail Bistro.

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