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Tasting Room Cocktails & Folklore

cocktail tasting

Tasting Room Cocktails & Folklore

37 reviews
Duration
1 hour
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English
cocktail tasting

Tasting Room Cocktails & Folklore

cocktail tasting

Tasting Room Cocktails & Folklore

37 reviews
Duration
1 hour
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

I (Martin) will explain what we do and how we do it. You will learn the difference between Tinctures; Bitters and Syrups and will be offered examples, smells and tastes of each. I will then tell you how you can use these practically for Cocktail, Drink & Culinary purposes. You will learn about America Village and the mythology and folklore of our main base and why it is named 'America Village'. We will tell you a little about the landscape, You will then learn about some of the plants that grow there and be given the opportunity to immerse your senses in some of the scents and flavours of America Village and Connemara.. You will end the tour with one of our Signature serves, either alcohol based or not depending on your preference.

Your host

Learn more about Claire

Claire

Our names are Claire & Martin. Claire is a compounder of Spirits and the founder of America Village Apothecary, Ireland's first producer of Cocktail & Culinary Bitters and Tinctures. Martin is the Tasting Room and Tours guide, he will tell you all about our main base in America Village/Baile Mheiriceá - yes it's a place, in north Connemara. It is here where we hand pick most of the ingredients for our products and Tasting Room. We love nature and plants, have studied them and am passionate about connecting people with them through taste, smell and the drinks that we make.

What's included

Drinks
A Signature serve Cocktail either Alcohol or Alcohol Free, and tastings of Bitters, Tinctures, Syrups

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Where you'll be

The Experience takes place in our Tasting Room, located on Dominick Street Lower in the West End of Galway City.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 12 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

More tips

Unfortunately due to the building being a protected structure and heritage building it is not wheelchair accessible.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

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    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

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Claire
Tasting Room Cocktails & Folklore
37 reviews
From €25/person
37 reviews
From €25/person