Edinburgh | Cocktails in the City


Eighteen of Edinburgh’s best bars come together for a two-night celebration of the city’s vibrant cocktail scene at The Mansfield Traquair.

From Five Star Hotels to hidden speakeasies, get shoulder to shoulder with the capital’s best bartenders and enjoy an exciting collection of new signature cocktails exclusively created for the festival.

Main stage demonstrations, interactive masterclasses, DJs and fantastic food make this an unforgettable night out with friends and colleagues.






A fun and interactive way to learn about drinks, history and the production of some delicious and fantastically interesting cocktails throughout the evening.


Can you unlock Alice from the queen of hearts? You have 20 minutes to escape Wonderland, otherwise the Queen will set the Jabberwocky on you.

Syndicate2THE MUSIC

Every great bar needs some banging tunes! Watch this space for our musical line-up that will make up the essential soundtrack of your festival.

  • Treacle-Chambord

    Chambord & Treacle

  • blackbird--old-jack

    Jack Daniel’s Old No.7 & The Blackbird

  • courvoisier-badger

    Courvoisier V.S.O.P & Badger & Co

  • whistle-jimbeam

    Jim BeamĀ® Double Oak & The Whistle Stop Barber Shop

  • funkin-cocktailtrading

    *Guest London Bar* Funkin Cocktails & The Cocktail Trading Co.

  • Edinburghgin-heads

    Edinburgh Gin & Heads & Tales

  • malmaison-caorunn

    Caorunn Gin & Chez Mal at Malmaison Edinburgh

  • panda-banks

    Banks Rum & Panda & Sons

  • voodoo-evan

    Evan Willams & The Voodoo Rooms

  • Voyage-Daffy-Fentimans

    Daffy’s Gin / Fentimans & The Voyage of Buck

  • soba-greygoose

    Grey Goose & Bar Soba

  • nightcap-deathsdoor

    Death’s Door Gin & Nightcap

  • byrant-southern

    Southern Comfort & Bryant & Mack

  • juniper-arbikie

    Arbikie & Juniper