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Distillery Botanica

25 Portsmouth Rd, Erina, New South Wales 2250, Australia
+61 2 4365 3968
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Small yet brilliant

The fragrant garden was an incredible start to the experience, really full on aromas. The samples... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
stephenthingie
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Banbury
via mobile
Award Winning Liqueurs

I remember when this place was just The Fragrant Garden. That by itself was worth a visit. But it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Amanda T
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Sydney, Australia
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25 Portsmouth Rd, Erina, New South Wales 2250, Australia
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+61 2 4365 3968
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The fragrant garden was an incredible start to the experience, really full on aromas. The samples themselves were all really unique and well crafted - our favourites being the lemon Myrtle, raspberry schnapps and the two main gins botanical and Moore’s. The gentleman doing the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I remember when this place was just The Fragrant Garden. That by itself was worth a visit. But it has been enhanced by being a double attraction with the Distillery added. A lovely lady hosted our tasting. It was a Sunday we visited, and she...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We visited and enjoyed the tasting We were impressed by the quality of the gin and the knowledge of the server. We purchased some products that were well priced.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Totally off chance visit to this beautiful distillery. My friend and I were driving around Central Coast/The Entrance in June 2017 and saw the brown heritage road sign and doubled back to have a nosy. We were excited when we pulled up in the car...More

2  Thank sycomp
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Philip Moore is an artist and a scientist. He is a master distiller with a kind manner and very dry sense of humour. Even if you're not into gin, it's definitely worth popping in for a tasting. We were fortunate enough to have Mr Moore...More

1  Thank Alexandra B
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

This was on our todo list before we got to the Central Coast. Worth the visit. Very informative presentation on distillation and a brilliant still layout. Very busy and functional - which I love. They roast their own coffee beans and many of the ingredients...More

Thank KiwisCG
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

We went to the Distillery with a group of friends on a beautiful Autumn day, the grounds are delightful and there is plenty of room to accommodate a large number of people. Our group had 70 add . There is a coffee shop sadly they...More

Thank Christine G
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Went here to taste their award winning Gin and buy a few bottles for Christmas. The tasting room is located right next to the Still, and we were given lots of information regarding the distilling process and the ingredients in the different Gins, liquors, vodka...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

An unexpectedly good experience - we visited this distillery as a rainy day diversion. What a treat. Philip Moore, the distiller, was there and he gave us a tour, chatting away about the distilling process, enquiring about our preferences in gins and then provided an...More

1  Thank Michael C
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Joined the tasting session in a Saturday morning. Wonderful to have tasted all liqueurs distilled on site. Cannot resist the coffee liqueur, Mr. Black. Smooth and aromatic! Bought a small bottle back home.

Thank QCKL
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