Geraldine Coates

We are delighted to welcome Geraldine Coates to the 2017 Fairway Galle Literary Festival.

Geraldine Coates is a professional writer who has been reporting on the world of drink, in particular gin, for almost twenty years.

Over that time, she has written regularly for a number of UK national and international publications and published several books on the juniper elixir including her latest – ‘Gin: A Toast to the Most Aromatic of Spirits (2015).

2017 Fairway Galle Literary Festival welcomes Geraldine Coates.

She is also Founding Editor of the world’s first website devoted to gin – www.gintime.com.

Based in the UK, Geraldine was born and brought up in Sri Lanka and now travels the world talking about gin, hosting gin Master Classes for consumers, and writing training programmes and other specialist material for some of UK’s biggest gin brands.


Geraldine Coates at FGLF 2017

Don’t miss meeting Geraldine Coates at the Fairway Galle Literary Festival 2017.

Day 3:  GIN MASTER CLASS: GERALDINE COATES ON ADVENTURES IN GIN

6:30pm – 7:30 pm

Day 4: GIN MASTER CLASS: GERALDINE COATES ON ADVENTURES IN GIN.

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm