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Location and contact:

Address:G&J Distillers
Melbury Park,
Clayton Rd,
Birchwood,
Warrington
WA3 6PH
Telephone:01925 286400
Email:info@greenallsgin.com
Website:

https://www.greenallsgin.com/greenalls-story/distillery/

G&J Distillers

Operated by: G&J Distillers from Quintessential Brands

G&J Distillers is the world’s oldest, continuous gin distillery based in Warrington, Cheshire. Boasting unrivalled gin distilling heritage and expertise, it has been distilling British gin since 1761. Today, G&J Distillers continues to produce the distillery’s flagship London Dry Gin, Greenall’s, alongside the company’s other world-class, award-winning gins, including OPIHR Oriental Spiced Gin, BLOOM Gin, Thomas Dakin Gin and Berkley Square Gin.

In 2019, Quintessential Brands Group and G&J Distillers won the title of The World’s Best Gin Producer for the fourth time in five years, a testament to the superior quality of each of its premium gins and the hard work and dedication that goes into creating them.

G&J Distillers Brands:

BLOOM London Dry Gin

BLOOM London Dry Gin

BLOOM premium London Dry Gin is a delicate, floral gin created by Master Distiller, Joanne Moore.  It was inspired by nature and the flowers of an English country garden. This gin is distilled in a traditional copper pot still with a secret combination of seven botanicals added by hand including chamomile, honeysuckle and the citrus fruit pomelo.  These are allowed to rest and macerate to re-hydrate the botanicals. BLOOM Gin is distilled by only the 7th Master Distiller in the 250 years in which G&J Distillers has been producing fine gin.
BLOOM Jasmine & Rose Gin

BLOOM Jasmine & Rose Gin

BLOOM Jasmine & Rose Gin combines BLOOM’s classic London Dry Gin with an infusion of Moroccan rose petals and East Asian jasmine flowers to create a beautifully floral, sugar-free pink gin with a rich complexity of flavour.
BLOOM Lemon & Elderflower gin bottle

BLOOM Lemon & Elderflower Gin

BLOOM Lemon & Elderflower Gin Liqueur combines natural botanicals to create a deliciously smooth and sophisticated gin liqueur, with gentle notes of lemon and a hint of floral elderflower.
BLOOM Strawberry Gin Liqueur

BLOOM Strawberry Gin Liqueur

BLOOM Strawberry Gin Liqueur is infused with real strawberries to bring a delicious taste of summer to any occasion.
Berkeley Square London Dry Gin

Berkeley Square London Dry Gin

Berkeley Square Gin is an award-winning, ultra-premium London Dry Gin that is distilled to perfection through a unique, 48-hour distillation process. Its distinctive, ultra-smooth taste is achieved through a method called ‘bouquet garni’, which involves distilling in small batches using a small copper still. Inspired by leading chefs who have used ‘bouquet garni’ to subtly impart flavour into dishes for many years, this method sees a muslin cloth bouquet of basil, lavender and sage submerged following the first distillation into the liquid, infusing with the core botanicals and kaffir lime leaves as it is distilled for a second time. The second distillation allows the botanicals to simmer together and the delicate oils to develop, releasing subtle flavours into the spirit. The result is a beautifully aromatic gin with a supremely smooth taste that is best appreciated neat over ice.

Greenall’s Original London Dry Gin

Greenall’s is the original handcrafted British gin, which has been proudly distilled at the world’s oldest continuous gin distillers – Warrington’s G&J Greenall’s – in North-West England for over 250 years.

Greenall’s Sloe Gin

Greenall’s, the world’s original London Dry Gin made to the same recipe for 256 years, has launched a new look and recipe for its latest hand-crafted Greenall’s Sloe Gin expression. G&J Distiller's Master Distiller, Joanne Moore, has selected the traditional flavour of sloe berries using Greenall’s eight botanicals, with their rich juniper notes and mature citrus and spice, combining with the sloes to create a warming drink, perfect for autumn and winter drinking and bottled at 26% abv. The result is a rich ruby red colour, with a classic sloe gin aroma of almond and cherry, underpinned by juniper, citrus and warm earthy spice notes.
Greenall's Blueberry Gin Bottle

Greenall’s Blueberry Gin

A versatile, sugar-free flavoured gin which works equally as well with tonic and soda water as it does within cocktails, Greenall’s Blueberry is perfect to satisfy the thirst of a new generation of gin drinkers.
Greenall's Wild Berry Gin

Greenall’s Wild Berry Gin

The original handcrafted pink gin, Greenall’s Wild Berry takes its inspiration from English countryside hedgerows, combining blackberries and raspberries with Greenall’s Original London Dry Gin to form a sugar-free flavoured gin with a difference.
Greenall’s Green Apple & Hibiscus Gin Liqueur

Greenall’s Green Apple & Hibiscus Gin Liqueur

A modern flavour profile, Greenall’s Green Apple & Hibiscus Gin Liqueur perfectly balances the crisp green apple, which is synonymous with English summers, with the sweet-sour tanginess of hibiscus, in reflection of the botanicals that Greenall’s carefully sources from around the world.
Greenall’s Blood Orange, Fig & Ginger Gin Liqueur

Greenall’s Blood Orange, Fig & Ginger Gin Liqueur

Balancing the intense blood orange with the luscious sweetness of fig and the zesty spiciness of ginger, Greenall’s Blood Orange, Fig & Ginger Liqueur offers new gin consumers a taste of gin with modern and appealing, complementary flavours.
Opihr Oriental Spiced Gin

OPIHR Oriental Spiced Gin

OPIHR (pronounced O-PEER) Oriental Spiced Gin is a unique style of London Dry Gin, inspired by the adventurous spirit of the Spice Route explorers. A premium gin which is made using only the finest handpicked botanicals from along the Spice Route, OPIHR Oriental Spiced Gin combines spicy cubeb berries from Indonesia, tellicherry black pepper and cardamom from India, and coriander from Morocco.
OPIHR European Edition Gin

OPIHR European Edition Gin

The OPIHR European Edition combines the unmistakable taste of OPIHR London Dry Gin with distinctive botanicals from along the Ancient Spice Route and global flavour trends found throughout Europe, combining fragrant myrrh and the distinct aromatic bitterness of cascarilla bark.
OPIHR Arabian Edition gin bottle

OPIHR Arabian Edition Gin

The OPIHR Arabian Edition combines the unmistakable taste of OPIHR London Dry Gin with distinctive botanicals from along the Ancient Spice Route and global flavour trends from the Arabian Peninsula. The Arabian Edition has sharp bursts of Persian black lemons heightened by the zesty citrus flavour of Timut peppers.
OPIHR Far East Edition Gin Bottle

OPIHR Far East Gin

The OPIHR Far East Edition combines the unmistakable taste of OPIHR London Dry Gin with distinctive botanicals from along the Ancient Spice Route and global flavour trends from across the Far East, including smoky notes of Ajwain and fiery Szechuan peppers which deliver lingering warmth.
Thomas Dakin Gin Bottle

Thomas Dakin Gin

Thomas Dakin Gin is a small batch gin of unmistakable savoury character, handcrafted using the finest, carefully selected botanicals and inspired by Thomas Dakin, the forefather of quality English gin. Distilled by hand in a baby copper pot still, Thomas Dakin Gin is a classic-style juniper-led, single London Dry Gin. Its notes of sweet orange and citrus are enlivened by distinctive red cole (horseradish), a root botanical used in refreshing cordials in 18th century northern England, that gives our gin its long, lingering finish. Thomas Dakin Gin has been recognised for its outstanding quality, winning many leading international awards; its most recent include a Gold Medal at the International Spirits Challenge 2019 and Best British London Dry Gin in The Gin Masters 2018, a global competition judged by industry experts.

Further information:

G&J Distillers, owned by Quintessential Brands Group

G&J Distillers from Quintessential Brands

G&J Distillers is the world’s oldest, continuous gin distillery based in Warrington, Cheshire. Boasting unrivalled gin distilling heritage and expertise, it has been distilling British gin since 1761. Today, G&J Distillers continues to produce the distillery’s flagship London Dry Gin, Greenall’s, alongside the company’s other world-class, award-winning gins, including OPIHR Oriental Spiced Gin, BLOOM Gin, Thomas Dakin Gin and Berkley Square Gin. In 2019, Quintessential Brands Group and G&J Distillers won the title of The World’s Best Gin Producer for the fourth time in five years, a testament to the superior quality of each of its premium gins and the…

Joanne Moore, G&J Distillers

From the changing industry to winter tipples, we talk all things gin with Joanne Moore, Master Distiller at G&J Distillers. THE GIN GUILD: How long have you been distilling? JOANNE MOORE: Since 1996! I’ve just celebrated my 20th year at G&J Distillers and my 10th anniversary as their seventh Master Distiller. THE GIN GUILD: How has the industry changed over this time? JOANNE MOORE: The industry has grown from a handful of recognisable brands to now a plethora of choice for the consumer. For me it’s always been a fun and interesting industry to work in, but it’s only in the last few years that general consumers are recognising this…