Join Founder & Master Scent Designer Samantha Copland from Perfume Playground together with General Manager & Head Distiller Holly Klintworth from Bass & Flinders Distillery as you explore the world of natural perfumery and the fine art of gin distillation.
> Learn how to compose your own unique scent and become your own best perfume evaluator
> Explore the native and classic gin botanicals unique to this once off masterclass inspired by the finest of French fragrances, and become a gin master of flavour
> Have fun discovering your own personal flavour and aroma preferences
Exclusively for this event Perfume Playground has selected aromas inspired by Bass & Flinders Distillery’s own Geneviève Gin – notes like Juniper Berry, Pink Pepper, Rose, Sandalwood and Vanilla to replicate the gin in perfume and come up with your very own personalised scent. Receive expert guidance to help create your fragrance with a smooth evolution from top, middle to base notes.
Exclusively for this event Bass & Flinders will be introducing limited edition distillates to the mix to select from such as lavender, orris root, elderflower, native lemongrass + others. Receive expert guidance to help you create your own bespoke gin recipe that holds a perfect balance of front, middle and back palate flavours.
A totally immersive 3 hr masterclass centred around gin, perfume and everything else in between. An exclusive opportunity to Meet the Makers. Cost: $300 plus booking fee. What’s included:
> 8mL fine fragrance in French glass bottle
> 500mL bottle of your once-off bespoke gin
> Chocolate, prosecco and fragrance sensory experience
> Cheese platter
> Geneviève Gin & Tonic
> Learn about the craft of gin and perfumery and discover the synergies that exist between these two artforms
Limited places available: 30 tickets only available for this exclusive event.
When: Sunday 25 July, 10am-1pm
Where: located in the working heart of Bass & Flinders distillery, nestled amongst our oak barrels and alongside ‘Trim’; our majestic, shiny and very reliable copper still.