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Spirit Schools at the Artisan Food Fair, Rockliffe Hall


Take part in a Spirit School event during the Artisan Food Fair on 2nd and 3rd February 2019.

The Spirit Schools will be in the the Morning Room, located in Rockliffe Hall’s Old Hall and will be led by a team of experts who will guide you through each tasting.

GIN SCHOOL - 12noon Saturday 2nd February & Sunday 3rd February

A journey of gin, understanding flavour notes and how to perfectly pair and garnish your G&T.

£25, 5 G&Ts and garnishes included.

WHISKY SCHOOL - 1.45pm Saturday 2nd February and Sunday 3rd February

Discover all about this complex spirit.

£35, 6 whisky tastings included.

RUM SCHOOL - 3.15pm Saturday 2nd February and Sunday 3rd February at 3.15pm

The rise of rum. Is Pirates’ plonk the next craft spirit? Rum School explores this versatile spirit.

£25, 5 rums included.

To book a place at the Gin, Whisky or Rum Schools please call a member of the team on 01325 729999 or email

The Spirit Schools include:

Guided tasting of 5 G&Ts, 6 Whiskys or 5 Rums led by our team of experts

Taking place as part of the Artisan Food Fair with over 50 of the regions finest artisan food producers attending

The Spirit Schools are intimate events taking place in the stunning setting of the Morning Room at Rockliffe Hall. Each session will be led by a team of experts including craft producers

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Gin School£25.00 per ticket type
Rum School£25.00 per ticket type
Whisky School£35.00 per ticket type

Please note advanced booking is required with full pre-payment at the time of booking. All Spirit School events are strictly for guests over the age of 18 years of age and a Challenge 25 policy will be in place on the day. Any guests who fail to provide identification on request will be asked to leave the event and forfeit their entry fee. The dress code for this event is relaxed and informal, and as some elements of the Artisan Food Fair are taking place outdoors you may want to bring a warm coat and comfortable shoes.



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