Unlock the secret of rum: Dropworks Distillery in North Notts welcomes visitors for tours

The team at Dropworks Distillery

Dropworks Distillery, Europe’s largest rum distiller, has opened its doors to the general public.

The public can book a DropWorks Distillery Tour package to see how the company is producing a unique style of British rum at its Welbeck-based distillery.

The tour options include: The standard Tour, which is Priced at £25 per person, this tour runs on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays at 12 noon, and on Thursdays and Fridays at both 12 noon and 5 pm. The duration is 60-90 minutes.

Then, meet the Distiller Tour which offers a deeper dive into the production process, this tour is available at a starting price of £85 per person. It operates on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at 2 pm.

At the distillery, the company’s main aim is to create a fresh new face for the spirit, showing the world it can be fun and accessible, breathing new life into the world of beverages, with their unique bottles representing each stage of the production process.

The team believes there’s a rum suitable for every palate, whether it’s their clear drop, funk drop or spice drop.

CEO Lewis Hayes

CEO of Dropworks, Lewis Hayes said: “Distillery Tours are so important! They allow visitors to experience first-hand how fun Rum can be, and we love showing people that there is a Rum out there for them to truly enjoy! The team have been working hard to deliver something new and different and this has resulted in world-first products and ingredients, all with quality at the forefront. We are so pleased to be able to invite you to the DropWorks Rum Distillery, right here in Nottinghamshire.

 “We’ve worked really hard to create interesting and fun tours that bring an injection of fun into what might be ‘expected’, and the reviews we’ve received even in these early days have blown us away. We are incredibly pleased that people are coming away with a whole new appreciation of rum because that is what it’s all about.”