Distillery Experience &
Master distiller for a day
Rated TripAdvisor top 3 workshops for groups in Amsterdam, we proudly offer you the ultimate distillery experience; where you will become a distiller for the day and create your own unique bottle of botanical rum.
For rum, spirits and cocktail lovers, newcomers and anyone in between, this is a unique opportunity to have a behind the scenes look of a working independent distillery and discover how spirits are made, while actively taking part in the production of your own bottle.
During the 1.5-hour interactive distillery experience you will be guided through our 300m2 state of the art micro-distillery where you will take a deep dive into the vast and colourful world of botanicals and spirits. You will then take matters into your own hands and start distilling your own bottle of botanical rum. We’ve created four unique botanical blends for you to choose from. Whether you’re more into the spicy rum, light and floral, refreshing citrus or tropical flavors; we guarantee you that you will find a recipe you’ll love. Our distillery ambassadors are ready to answer all your questions and help you create your delicious bottle of rum.
- €69,95 p.p.
- 1,5 hr. activity
- Create your own 70cl bottle
- Guided distillery tour & rum tasting
- Drinks included during workshop
- Professional instructions in English
- Non-alcoholic option available
create your own bottle of rum
During the distilling workshop, you will learn the art of distillation by taking control of your own copper pot still in which you will unite rum and botanicals.
The result; a unique bottle of botanical rum.
complimentary cocktail punch
Our distillery team will make you feel right at home in our distillery, bar and workshop area, located right outside the city centre. We welcome you with a delicious cocktail punch which you can enjoy during the entire workshop.
guided disitllery tour & tasting
As part of your instructions to distill your own bottle you will the distillery. Our distiller will take you for an exclusive ‘behind the scenes’ look, where you will discover all about spirits, rum, botanicals, flavours and how our unique, hands-on approach translates into quality liquid.
create your own unique recipe
Once your unique botanical distillate is blended with the selected rum, filled and hand-labelled, it is ready to take home. On the back-label you will find inspirational recipes so you can create delicious cocktails for family and friends at home.
ENJOY A drink
ON OUR TERRAce
Sit outside on our terras after your workshop or discover our full botanical rum range, limited editions and merchandise in our distillery shop. Our distillery ambassadors are happy to advise you which products suit your taste and to offer a taste before you buy.
what our visitors say about our workshop
Gift the art of distillation
The perfect gift for any rum, spirits or cocktail lover that wants to take a deep dive into the art of distillation.
For parties between 1-12 participants we have set time slots on Saturdays which can be found in the booking tool. During these workshops will be joining other enthusiast aspiring distillers. Everyone will operate their own copper pot still and create their unique 70cl bottle of botanical rum.
To reschedule or cancel your booking, please get in touch with our events team via firstname.lastname@example.org. For last minute changes, please call +31 020 3638630.
Yes, what ever the reason for not consuming alcohol may be, we make sure no one is left out. For this alternative, you will distill botanicals in water and blend this alcohol free spirit with a non-alcoholic rum to create your unique bottle of botanical rum without the alcohol.
Yes, plenty of parking space is available in front of Spirited Union Distillery’s door. Please mind the following:
Monday to Friday 09:00 – 19:00: paid parking (€4,50/hr)
Saturday & Sunday: Free parking!
The nearest metro station is Henk Sneevlietweg. From here, it’s just a 10 minute walk to Spirited Union Distillery, Helicopterstraat 32. We recommend using Google Maps for walking instructions.
Our distillery and workshop area are accessible by wheel chair. However, our toilets are located on the first floor, which is only accessible by stairs.
Absolutely, during the distilling workshops we work with sugarcane based rum an botanicals which are non cereal based ingredients.
Payments can be made online via iDeal, Creditcard and Klarna. For group bookings, we can provide invoices
Can’t find your answer or got a special request? Don’t hesitate to contact us.