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Cocktail Experience



Join us for an extraordinary journey into creating classic cocktails at this fantastical cocktail experience evening.


We're joining forces with Wessex Distillery to explore five award-winning gins across five rooms, plus music and happenings to create one unforgettable after-dark experience.

Wessex Distillery Classic Cocktail

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An Unmissable
Cocktail Event

OCTOBER 2022 @ 18:00

If you love gin, you'll not want to miss this extraordinary gin event.


The evening begins with an introduction to gin tasting and craft gin distillation by Wessex Distillery's Christopher Clark, then we start our journey travelling room by room, sampling the five signature gins below, tasting and mixing as we explore the house.


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#1 Wyvern's Classic Gin

Exclusive offer!

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#2 Wyvern Spiced Gin

Exclusive offer!

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#3 Gooseberry &

             Elderflower Gin

Exclusive offer!

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#4 Alfred the Great Gin

Exclusive offer!

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#5 English Sloe Gin

Exclusive offer!

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T H E   W E S S E X   G I N   E X P E R I E N C E   A T   T A L L I S T O N

Sip and savour your way through five irresistible Wessex Distillery gin pairings while

travelling through the fantastical rooms of Talliston House & Gardens.

E V E N T   I N F O R M A T I O N
Date: Saturday 1st October 2022

Time: 18:00 --- 22:30

Venue: Talliston House & Gardens, CM6 1DU



W H A T ' S   I N C L U D E D ?
Ticket price of £39.99pp includes: five Wessex Distillery gins perfectly paired with five garnishes and nibbles. Each pairing is encountered in a different part of the house, resulting in a world tasting tour of times and places. Guests should arrive for 18:00 for introductions. The event will last three hours, but afterwards there will be time to socialise and further explore the house & gardens before carriages.

S H O P   W E S S E X   G I N S   &   S A V E !

For one day only, Messrs. Weird & Wonderful are offering great savings on the entire range of gins from Wessex Distillery. Pre-order one or more 70 cl bottles before the event and save £5 per bottle off the recommended retail price or £50 saving off the complete collection. 


• Wyvern's Classic Gin

• Alfred the Great Gin
• English Sloe Gin 
• Gooseberry and Elderflower Gin
• Wyvern's Spiced Gin
• Rhubarb & Ginger
• Saxon Garden Gin
• Sicilian Lemon & Ginger Gin

Due to licensing laws, this is a one-time exclusive offer only available for order and collection/delivery on the date of the event. Open to ticket holders for collection on the night, local collection from Great Dunmow or tracked and signed delivery.

Full details at: Wessex Gin Collection Exclusive Offer.

G U E S T   I N F O R M A T I O N

Dress code is: Smart English.


No tickets will be issued. Just your name added to the exclusive guest list.

Full details, directions, instructions and details will be sent at least one week prior to the event.

Due to the delicate nature of the wooden floors, no high heel or stiletto shoes are to be worn.

No food, drink, or large bags or luggage may be brought into the house for this event.

Unfortunately there is no access for disabled visitors.

For questions or more info, please call 07760 171100 or

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