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“Gin Stop”

Time Anchor Distillery
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

My mom and I fancied a look round on xmas eve of all times and made contact. By Facebook messenger and sms, I am an instant fan of places where I can book, converse and get info via a digital medium of choice. Although it was brewing day and the tasting room not officially open we were welcome to taste. Interesting selection of gins and rum. Passionate owner and a quirky tasting room in an up and coming area. I can only imagine that the official tasting must be fabulous

Thank AndieChisholm
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Management response:Responded 2 March 2017

Hi Andie,

It was great to meet you, and we were more than happy to welcome you to TAD!

Please do look us up when you are next in Johannesburg, so that you can experience a true TAD tasting experience :)

Enjoy your Gin and we hope to see you soon!

Cathy

P.s Thank-you for the positive review

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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Time Anchor Distillery is a craft distillery in Maboneng. The main products the distillery has at this stage is gin (a classic gin and a honeybush and botanicals gin) and rum (white rum, vanilla rum and cocoa rum).

However what really impressed me was that the distillers are keen on experimenting, producing new products and tastes from time to time.

We were a group of 8, and we were treated to the amazing taste profiles concocted by the distillers. A real treat.

The tasting was not just all drinking though. It had a great educational side to it, and we learnt a lot about the history of gin and how to best enjoy the drink.

Definitely worth a visit.

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Management response:Responded 21 August 2016

Thank-you for the visit Francois. We enjoyed hosting the tasting and look forward to welcoming you back in the future!

Enjoy your craft spirits!

TAD

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Reviewed 20 July 2016

The distillery is beautifully fitted out with a bar counter and chairs for visitors. It is run by a couple that is passionate about producing top quality rum and gin. Tasting tours for rum or gin are offered in a friendly atmosphere. Very informative and interesting with lovely personal touches. A real labour of love and an inspiration to what you can achieve in your spare time. The gins and rums are delicious with a wide variety of both on offer. The venue is just outside the Maboneng precinct and the walk to the restaurants felt somewhat less safe than Moboneng itself. Lots of Uber drivers around though if you prefer not to walk. A fun way to start your Maboneng evening with a group of friends.

1  Thank T-Africa2000
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Management response:Responded 21 August 2016

Thank-you for the visit, we always love to hear feedback!

We now have a security guard who will safely walk you from Maboneng East to the heart of the Precinct in future to make the walk as safe and comfortable as possible :)

We hope to welcome you back in the future!

TAD

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