Edinburgh Cocktail Week

Brewhemia & Pickering's Gin Presents


15th – 21st October

A whirlwind week of Pickering’s Gin tastings, food and cocktail pairings, competitions and more. We’ve teamed up with Pickering’s Gin and Schofferhofer to create the ultimate ECW cocktail, ‘The Spirit of Adventure’.

There’s something for everyone all week long so book early and you won’t be disappointed.

Introducing ‘The Spirit of Adventure’ cocktail

Pickering’s Pink Grapefruit & Lemongrass Gin Liqueur, Schofferhofer, Lemon & Thyme

*Discounted price exclusively for Edinburgh Cocktail week wristband holders, available all week for only £4.00

£4 All week for ECW guests >

Pickering's at the Palace | Brewhemia and Edinburgh Cocktail Week

Introducing ‘The Spirit of Adventure’ cocktail

Pickering’s Pink Grapefruit & Lemongrass Gin Liqueur, Schofferhofer, Lemon & Thyme

*Discounted price exclusively for Edinburgh Cocktail week wristband holders, available all week for only £4.00

£4 All week for ECW guests

Join us for a Week Long Adventure

Tuesday 16th

Pickering’s Unplugged

Experience an evening of live music with local acts playing on the Beer Palace stage throughout the evening.

Why not book in for dinner and upon arrival enjoy a complimentary Pickering’s spritz.

Wednesday 17th

Wunderbar Wednesdays

Beer Palace dining with live music, ECW wristbands entitle you to the £4.00 cocktails plus a fun range of beers, proseccos and schnapps to celebrate being half way to the weekend, Wunderbar!

Pickering’s Gin UK Brand Ambassador Stevie Watson holding exclusive masterclasses in the Boudoir – Cocktail ‘How To At Home’ class featuring Pickering’s new Pink Grapefruit & Lemongrass Liqueur. Learn to make the most of your personal drinks cabinet and create tasty gin cocktails at home and sample the fabulous new Pink Grapefruit and Lemongrass Liqueur. Engage in ginny goodness and use your wristband if you have it!

Click below to purchase your ticket for the masterclasses.

Thursday 18th

Howl at the Moon

Cocktails and keys. Whats not to love! Our duelling piano maestros will have you dancing through dinner and we have a full range of Pickering’s gins available to try with your food.

Thursday 18th

Meet the Botanical Engineers!

Pickering’s Gin co-founders Marcus Pickering and Matthew Gammell take over the Brewhemia Boudoir and Bothy to host an evening of tastings, gin flights and cocktail competitions. Are you a friend of Pickering’s? Invites for friends of Pickering’s and VIP’s only, sign up to ‘Gin Friends’ here to get your special event code for ticket access.

Friday 19th & Saturday 20th

Beer Palace turns Gin Palace

The weekend brings late night electrifying entertainment and all day dining!

Food and drinks served all day, live piano from our resident Ruth Hutton in the Prosecco Bar, live acoustic sessions on stage in the early evening and our Brewhemian Huas bands and the creative clique keeping you dancing into the early hours.

There’s no other venue like this in Scotland!

£4 cocktail  for ECW wristband holders available all day.

Sunday 21st

Sunday Service and High P&T’s

High P&T’s (Pickering’s & Tonic), choirs, cocktails, brunch and live soul music from noon in the Beer Palace. Or why not join us for High P&T’s served all day. We have open smoked salmon spritzed with Pickering’s Original 1947 Gin, cream cheese sandwiches accompanied by scones filled with Pickering’s Sloe Gin jam. Served with a Pickering’s and Tonic or Pink Grapefruit fizz.

To book please contact the events team directly either at brewhemia.events@clg.co.uk or call on 0131 226 9560

Also last day to use your £4 ECW wristband

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    1A Market Street, Edinburgh


    0131 226 9560


    1. Age policy| Excluding guests that are visiting as part of a dining party Brewhemia operates an over 21 policy. Challenge 25 is in operation. All guests under 21 are allowed in the venue until 10pm.

    2. Dress Code | Brewhemians are a dapper bunch, we request that all guests dress appropriately and not for getting the messages. If it’s on Geordie Shore you won’t get through the door. No fancy dress and no football colours, no sportswear or workwear please. We don’t allow decorations either, including balloons, banners etc.

    3. Bookings will be held for 15 minutes, after this time all tables/areas will be re-opened for other customers. Any areas left unattended for longer than 15 minutes will not be held.

    4. Due to our layout you may be seated across multiple tables and we reserve the right to re-allocate bookings within the venue.

    5. Please note we are a live entertainment venue and therefore there will likely be loud, live music on during your visit, including immersive and interactive performers.

    6. Right of admission | We reserve the right to refuse admission or service at any time. Please drink responsibly and behave appropriately.

    7. Holding Tables reservations of 5 or under are allocated a 2 hour dining window, 6 or more two and a half hours, 9 or more operate a three hour allocation.