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Bass and Flinders Distillery

232 Red Hill Rd, Red Hill, Victoria 3937, Australia
+61 419 548 430
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My partner and I never thought we were gin people, but Bass and Flinders Distillery may have just... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
602kirad
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Southbank Victoria
via mobile
Nothing like an Angry Ant

Guided by Visit Mornington Peninsula this little place is worth a look if you love gin. Greeted by... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nora k
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new south wales
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Set in the heart of Red Hill, we invite you to visit Mornington Peninsula's only bespoke distillery and cellar door and experience a journey from the stills to glass. We will offer you an insight into how we make our fine products including a range of gins, Australia's first grape based vodka, limoncello and aged spirits. Tours of our barrel room and distillery are offered every weekend and we welcome visitors to a tasting at our tasting bar. We also offer one of the most unique gin masterclasses in Australia where guests have an opportunity to create their very own bespoke gin. Special Features: Gin Masterclasses, cellar door tastings and sales, distillery tours. Opening Hours: Our cellar door is open every Saturday & Sunday 11am - 5pm Open every public holiday, closed Christmas day and Good Friday
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  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“gin making” (9 reviews)
“great gin” (7 reviews)
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232 Red Hill Rd, Red Hill, Victoria 3937, Australia
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+61 419 548 430
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My partner and I never thought we were gin people, but Bass and Flinders Distillery may have just changed that. Knowledgeable staff took us through the tasting flight, giving tips and info along the way. Vodka was one of the most smooth I’ve tasted. Right...More

Thank 602kirad
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Guided by Visit Mornington Peninsula this little place is worth a look if you love gin. Greeted by Cellar salesperson Michael we were made to feel right at home from the start. They offer a variety of tastings for a price but only the price...More

Thank Nora k
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Bass and FLinders Distillery as it was recommended to me to attend the class there, it surpassed all expectations! The Distillery was gorgeous, the class was thoroughly interesting and very interactive! Left with two bottles of my very own recipe of gin and...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to Bass & Flinders as we love their gins and wanted to bring some friends. Some little issues, but mostly as to be expected as it was a public holiday weekend and there were a lot of patrons. E.g. It...More

1  Thank Laura M
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

The masterclass starts off with the history of gin, explains how the alcohol and aromatics are distilled, and the fun begins where you mix your own blend of gin. While you are tasting the products of Bass and Flinders, enjoying a cheese platter and a...More

Thank Sharon and mick W
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Last stop for the day and wow the gin was fabulous. Straight up shots then a couple with a little bit of tonic. Very enjoyable especially their Cerise gin and added to a sparkling wine yummy.....our host William was a lot of fun and very...More

Thank MIA01Melbourne
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

What an amazing experience. The chance to learn about gin and mix our own recipe was excellent. Pauline our sommelier and guide other than having the most perfect accent was knowledgeable, entertaining and fun. This activity is highly recommended.

Thank Ian C
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Mixing gin, drinking gin, talking about gin while tasting gin... if you're a gin enthusiast, Bass and Flinders Gin Masterclass may be nirvana. The venue was lovely, as were the staff and the gin. Someone is on hand to provide advice and help rescue any...More

1  Thank Perfectly_Pippa
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

We visited the distillery to purchase a new bottle of the Cerise gin which we had just finished. We both enjoyed a gin flight and sampled some new and interesting gins- with a chat with one of the owners as a bonus. If you fancy...More

1  Thank vickimb
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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

I can’t recommend the experience highly enough at Bass & Flinders. It’s known as a Gin distillery but actually it covers Grappa, Vodka, a full range of gin’s and lemoncello. Amazing and informative staff, fun environment and seriously good products. Forget what you think you...More

Thank Jarrod H
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