The makers of the Edinburgh Gin, Spencerfield Spirits have opened a brand new distillery, visitor centre and ‘Heads & Tails’ bar beneath the Rutland Hotel in Edinburgh.

Find out more about the Heads & Tails Bar in Edinburgh

Mr Nicol said: “Edinburgh has a special relationship with gin stretching back centuries.

“To this day, more gin is drunk here per head of the population than in any other UK city.

“With our new visitor centre and distillery coupled with the Heads & Tales gin emporium, Edinburgh’s great tradition for distilling looks set to be revived.”

Set up by former marketing director at Glenmorangie, Alex Nicol and based just across the Firth of Forthi from Edinburgh in Inverkeithing, Fife, Spencersfield Spirit currently produce three gins:

Address: 1a Rutland Place, Edinburgh, EH1 2AD