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Friday 22 August 2014

Gin

200-year-old gin recovered from shipwreck

A 200-year-old bottle of gin has been recovered from the wreckage of a sailing ship in Poland.

Friday, August 15th, 2014 No Comments »

New Scottish gin fires up the stills

The UK’s newest gin distillery, which claims to be the most northerly on mainland Britain, is due to begin production next week

Friday, August 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Rugby star invests in Irish craft distillers

Former Irish rugby captain Brian O’Driscoll has invested in Glendalough Distillery, taking a stake in the fledgling Irish spirits company.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Royal rhubarb gin released in London

A limited edition gin made from a variety of rhubarb first grown in Queen Victoria’s garden is to launch exclusively at London’s Fortnum & Mason.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Deadly fake gin still on sale in Indonesia

The family of a British backpacker who died after drinking gin laced with methanol has launched a campaign to warn others of the dangers.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Humphrey Bogart gin to launch

A gin dedicated to one of Hollywood’s biggest film icons is set to launch in the US and UK in association with the late Humphrey Bogart’s estate.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Bloom adds classy twist to RTDs

Bloom gin has worked with upmarket UK soft drinks producer Fentiman’s to add a pre-mixed gin & rose lemonade offering to its range.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Caorunn third Scot distillery to go green

The distillery which produces Caorunn gin is to become the third Scottish distillery to install eco-friendly boilers thanks to funding from the UK Green Investment Bank.

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 No Comments »

The week in pictures

Biodynamic wine, copas of Sherry, seashell cocktails and a Bourbon barrel-aged gin were just some of the topics up for discussion among the drinks trade this week.

Friday, July 25th, 2014 No Comments »

IWSC reveals 2014 spirits winners

Three major drinks industry trends – own label, craft spirits and gin – proved their quality credentials as the International Wine & Spirit Competition revealed its 2014 spirits results.

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

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