A 19th-century mansion houses the largest collection of gin in Europe. “

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Visit Europe’s largest collection of gin here on the island of Sao Miguel, part of the Azores. Taste the local Azorean gins, Ghosts of The Ocean and Rocha Negra as you learn about the history of all things juniper at The Gin Library. You are also welcome to taste one of the gins on display, choosing from over 1,000 in the collection. If you bring your own bottle of craft gin and you and a guest will enjoy a complimentary Azorean Gin Tasting. More details here.

Ali is the creator of the Ghosts of The Ocean gin range and brand ambassador for the Rocha Negra Gin brand. He has spent the last 20 years traveling, tasting and collecting gins from all over the world. For gin masterclasses we are open by appointment only. We advise you to book in advance, walk-ins are welcome but we only have limited space.


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