Botanical Joy at Chelsea

Botanical Joy at Chelsea

It was not clear which was more popular at the recent Chelsea Flower Show, blooms or booze. Traditional favourites of champagne and Pimms were definitely being challenged this year by gin. Guild Member Silent Pool were showing their stunning show garden, inspired by...
The Gin Guild proposes a gin flavour guidance tool

The Gin Guild proposes a gin flavour guidance tool

The Gin Guild proposes Gin-Note, a flavour guidance template designed to allow consumers, retailers, bartenders and others to benefit from access, across a wide range of gins, to a standard flavour summary of each of those gin brands. The guidance is prepared by...
Ginposium 2018 a big hit

Ginposium 2018 a big hit

Ginposium 2018 a big hit Ginposium 2018 was hailed a huge success, with over 3,000 samples of gin poured by the Gin Guild support team. Elsewhere the Gin Guild introduced and proposed Gin-Note, a flavour guidance template designed to allow consumers, retailers,...
Celebrating great Durham gin…on both sides of the Atlantic

Celebrating great Durham gin…on both sides of the Atlantic

You could be forgiven for thinking your gin has given you double vision when you meet the distillers from Durham Distillery. On the one hand there’s Jess Tomlinson, Head Distiller from North-East England’s first distillery, with her classic London Dry gin bursting...
Last day of sales for tickets to Ginposium

Last day of sales for tickets to Ginposium

Thursday the 24th May is the last day tickets are on sale for the eagerly anticipated 5th Annual Ginposium, which is once again being held in the beautiful rooms at RSA House in central London.  Book Tickets now!
Gin Guild celebrates international growth

Gin Guild celebrates international growth

South Africa and Norway became the latest countries to be represented within The Gin Guild as 29 new members were welcomed at the Gin Industry Annual Dinner and the gin industry body’s Spring Installation. Members taking their oath at The Guildhall, London, also...
Rademon Estate Distillery trebles production capacity

Rademon Estate Distillery trebles production capacity

Rademon Estate Distillery has completed a £2.5million redevelopment of its Co. Down based distillery, which will treble production capacity. The makers of the award-winning Shortcross Gin, Fiona and David Boyd-Armstrong, have transformed the distillery with the...
Desmond Payne MBE… For services to the British Gin Industry

Desmond Payne MBE… For services to the British Gin Industry

We at the Gin Guild are delighted to inform you that Desmond Payne, Master Distiller at Beefeater Gin has received an honour in the Queen’s New Years Honours. Desmond received an MBE for services to the Gin Industry. Well Done Desmond! New Years Honours 2018...
HRH The Princess Royal opens Chatham’s Copper Rivet Distillery

HRH The Princess Royal opens Chatham’s Copper Rivet Distillery

On Friday 1st December, HRH The Princess Royal officially opened Copper Rivet Distillery in Chatham’s Historic Dockyard. The three founders, Bob Russell and his sons Matthew and Stephen welcomed her to their beautiful distillery before introducing her to the team....
Diageo director installed as Gin Guild Grand Rectifier

Diageo director installed as Gin Guild Grand Rectifier

The Gin Guild has installed Ed Pilkington, Marketing and Innovation Director for Diageo Europe, as its latest Grand Rectifier. Mr Pilkington was sworn in at a Gin Guild Installation held at Mansion House, London, on 12 October, before the Annual Banquet hosted by the...
Dr Anne Brock joins Bombay Sapphire as Master Distiller

Dr Anne Brock joins Bombay Sapphire as Master Distiller

The world’s number one premium gin by value, Bombay Sapphire has announced Dr. Anne Brock as its Master Distiller. The Director at the Gin Guild joins the Bacardi owned Bombay Sapphire from Bermonsdey Distillery, makers of Jensen’s Gin. Educated at Oxford...
The Gin Guild welcomes first Australian member at annual Ginposium

The Gin Guild welcomes first Australian member at annual Ginposium

Worldwide growth and interest in gin was in focus as industry body The Gin Guild installed its first member from Australia, while hosting its annual London Ginposium. The event, held at RSA House, attracted more than 150 industry delegates, including from the USA,...
Hayman Distillers relocates distillery back to London

Hayman Distillers relocates distillery back to London

The Hayman family launched its new London distillery, housed within a period brick warehouse in Balham, South West London. Marking a continuation of the family’s longstanding commitment to championing the English Gin style the new site offers consumers and trade the...
Mermaid Gin sponsors the Isle of Wight sailing event

Mermaid Gin sponsors the Isle of Wight sailing event

Isle of Wight’s Island Sailing Club (ISC) has been organising a weekly evening race series In Cowes since the late 1940s and in 2017 it is sponsored by Wight Mermaids Gin. Produced by the Isle of Wight Distillery, this quality local gin is fast becoming a great...
The Gin Guild welcomes first Canadian distiller

The Gin Guild welcomes first Canadian distiller

At a ceremony on 9 May 2017, 27 new members were installed by The Gin Guild’s Grand Rectifier Martin Riley into the Gin Guild. They each swore an oath, while symbolically holding juniper berries, to protect the spirit’s quality and production around the world. A...
New members join the Gin Guild from USA

New members join the Gin Guild from USA

Industry body The Gin Guild welcomed four new members from the USA at its first non-UK installation ceremony this month. The member installation was held in Washington DC, following the Gin Summit organised by the American Distilling Institute, at the distillery of...
Isle of Wight distillery victorious at international awards

Isle of Wight distillery victorious at international awards

Soon to be members of the Gin Guild, Isle of Wight Distillery which produces the HMS Victory Navy Strength Gin, has been awarded a prestigious ‘Best in Category International Navy Strength Gin’ accolade at this year’s American Distilling Institute...
New venue & speakers confirmed for Ginposium 2017

New venue & speakers confirmed for Ginposium 2017

Due to popular demand The Gin Guild’s fourth annual Ginposium seminar is moving to a larger venue and, as always, will be packed with some of the world’s most respected gin trade experts talking all things gin. The one day event, which will be held on the 8th June at...
The Gin distillery masters results for 2017

The Gin distillery masters results for 2017

The Global Spirits Masters series has long celebrated the very best liquid the industry has to offer. Last year, The Spirits Business felt it was high time the often unsung heroes of the sector had their time in the spotlight – after all, if it were not for the...
A whisky lover’s notes on aged gin

A whisky lover’s notes on aged gin

Sara L Smith, a true whisky lover, would always gravitate towards a straight whisky given a choice, but she’s been exploring other aged spirits: cognac, armagnac, and has now discovered aged gin. Read her insightful tasting notes here… Disclaimer: The...
Gin stars shine at the International Wine & Spirit Competition

Gin stars shine at the International Wine & Spirit Competition

It wasn’t just the Supermoon that was shining bright this week, as two of gin’s stars scooped top awards at the International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC). The Gin Guild has teamed up with the IWSC for the fourth year running, to sponsor two gin awards. These...
8th WORLD GIN DAY SPECIAL: Gin! Glorious Gin!

8th WORLD GIN DAY SPECIAL: Gin! Glorious Gin!

On the day the world celebrates all things gin, industry-body The Gin Guild looks at the spirit’s history and gazes into its future. A step back in time First imported from the Netherlands in the 17th century, gin began to rival beer as the most popular drink...
New members join The Gin Guild

New members join The Gin Guild

The Gin Guild welcomed 24 new members at an exclusive ceremony held at The Savile Club in London, bringing the total number to 174. At a ceremony on 26 May, the new members were ‘installed’ by The Gin Guild’s Grand Rectifier Martin Riley. They each swore...
Ginposium 2016 hailed a huge success

Ginposium 2016 hailed a huge success

Leading experts from the gin and drinks trade joined forces to share their knowledge and expertise on all things gin, at the third annual Ginposium seminar, organised by industry body The Gin Guild. The 120 delegates who attended the sold out seminar, held on 12 May...
Sky News features Gin Guild member exploring gin expansion

Sky News features Gin Guild member exploring gin expansion

Sky News Business slot, clearly tiring of the doom and gloom of Brexit arguments and BHS collapse, decided to gin and bear it and to examine the expansion of the gin industry by way of an uplifting tale. The Gin Guild was approached by researchers at Sky to provide...
Speakers announced for Ginposium 2016

Speakers announced for Ginposium 2016

Some of the world’s leading experts from the gin and drinks trade will share their vast knowledge and expertise on the spirit, at the third annual Ginposium seminar, organised by industry body The Gin Guild. The one day event, held on the 12th of May at Covent...
Gin Guild makes two new appointments to its board of directors

Gin Guild makes two new appointments to its board of directors

The Gin Guild has made two new appointments to its board of directors – Dr Anne Brock from Bermondsey Distillery and Jim Long, an original member of the team which conceived the Gin Guild. Brock is the distiller at Bermondsey Distillery, which producers Jensen’s Gin,...
Spirited London: Gin in the City

Spirited London: Gin in the City

A history of gin tasting event organised by the Gin Guild as part of an exhibition at the London Transport Museum’s for their Night Shift – London after dark proved to be a huge success. Night Shift – London after Dark When the sun sets and the moon...
#Makemineamartini event at London Cocktail week

#Makemineamartini event at London Cocktail week

The Gin Guild held an informative event about gin and martinis as part of London Cocktail week 2015, at Gillrays gin bar on 8th October and hosted by gin and martini experts Jared Brown and Anistatia Miller. How do you make the perfect Martini? One of the key...
“Mr Beefeater” awarded Lifetime Achievement Award

“Mr Beefeater” awarded Lifetime Achievement Award

On Friday evening (16th October), Desmond Payne, creator of Beefeater 24, was presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award at The Gin Guild’s Annual Autumn Installation, in celebration of his outstanding work and success in the industry. This prestigious award, which...
Dates for your diary: Autumn 2015

Dates for your diary: Autumn 2015

Read more about upcoming gin-related events in the UK and across Europe, including the Gin of the Year 2015 awards Spirit Summit 6 October 2015 We will be speaking on the gin renaissance at the above event on 6 October. The event is sponsored by Diageo and the Morning...
IWSC Summer Spirits Tasting

IWSC Summer Spirits Tasting

Gin Guild members were invited, with many attending, to the Worshipful Company of Distillers annual IWSC Spirit winners tasting evening at Vintners Hall on 23rd July 2015. An excellent evening, preceded by not only a first class Gin Master class, led by Charles...
Gin Survey achieves wide press coverage

Gin Survey achieves wide press coverage

For this year’s participation in World Gin Day, the Guild commissioned a survey to develop a fact based story line for press use. Although unsuccessful in the original release, drowned by a tide of other great gin stories, it achieved wide press coverage when released...
2015 Gin Industry Annual Dinner a success

2015 Gin Industry Annual Dinner a success

This year’s members dinner was again held at The Savile Club, Mayfair, London. 100 industry players enjoyed great networking and a gin themed dinner. There were over 25 gins on the gin bar, a rare tasting and gin experience of Gin 1495, and the presentation of a...
Events roundup

Events roundup

14th May Distillers city annual spirits debate 2015 Gin Guild members were invited to the Worshipful Company of Distillers annual Spirits Debate. This was held on 14th May at the offices of J P Morgan on the Embankment London. The topic this year was: “Innovation is...
H M Government interest in Guild grows

H M Government interest in Guild grows

The profile of the Guild is growing. Various departments of HM Government have noted our existence and have used us as an access channel for the benefit of members. We were approached prior to World Gin Day by DEFRA and had extensive discussions with them as to the...
Ginposium 2015 a huge gin industry success

Ginposium 2015 a huge gin industry success

Some of the world’s most respected personalities and experts from the drinks and gin trade joined forces on 30th April to share their knowledge and expertise on all things gin, in the second annual Gin Guild organised Ginposium seminar. Watch the video online now:...
Representing the gin category at IFE 2015

Representing the gin category at IFE 2015

The Guild presented a well attended seminar in the food theatre at this trade event. We provided sample gin tastings and promoted gin as a category. 22nd and 25th March 2015 The Gin Guild presented a well attended seminar in the food theatre at this international food...
Gin Guild represents gin at ProWein 2015

Gin Guild represents gin at ProWein 2015

The Guild arranged for a limited tasting of some of the members gins at Prowein, the key trade event in Dusseldorf to promote gin as a category. Held between 15th and 17th March 2015, this event promotes a range of drinks to the trade across Europe and was seen as an...
British Gin is witnessing a renaissance

British Gin is witnessing a renaissance

British gin has grown by in 18% in the last two years alone, with premium offerings growing by nearly 50% in the same period, leading to calls for a change in the “punitive” UK tax regime. Globally, gin output is expected to reach 13 million litres per year, with much...
British Gin is the next Scotch whisky

British Gin is the next Scotch whisky

There is no reason why the British gin industry could not be as successful and Scotch, according to the chief executive of the Wine and Spirit Trade Association (WSTA). Pointing toward the rapid growth of the gin industry in recent years and its popularity among a...
The Gin Series at Wine & Spirit Education Trust

The Gin Series at Wine & Spirit Education Trust

Look out for two evening seminars from the Gin Guild being held at the Wine & Spirit Education Trust, on gin, on 24th February 2015 and 3rd March 2015, for those new to gin in the drinks trade (introductory level), or ideal for aficionados. Each starts at 6.30pm....
Auction in aid of “The Benevolent” raises over £700

Auction in aid of “The Benevolent” raises over £700

A unique auction in aid of ‘The Benevolent’, the charity which supports members of the drinks industry in times of need raised over £700 in December. EWG Spirits & Wine, one of the world’s leading specialists in the creation, production and distribution of world...
Royal Visit for Gin Guild Member Warner Edwards

Royal Visit for Gin Guild Member Warner Edwards

Congratulations to the team at Warner Edwards Distillery on their visit from His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent on the 3rd December 2014. The team, lead by Tom Warner and Sion Edwards were on hand to welcome the Duke, who was accompanied by the Lord Lieutenant of...
Scottish gins help support The Prince’s Trust programme

Scottish gins help support The Prince’s Trust programme

“Creating Brighter Futures in Scotland” for young Scots Scottish gin distillers helped The Prince’s Trust promote its work by providing a number of gins to provide festive cheer and additional interest an event featuring a unique group of 70 leading entrepreneurs,...
2014 IWSC Awards highlight growth of Gin sector

2014 IWSC Awards highlight growth of Gin sector

The International Wines and Spirits Competition ceremony and banquet took place once again at London’s Guildhall. The event was preceded by an opportunity to taste the award winning wines and spirits. Gin, and an interest in #gin is clearly on the rise, as IWSC...
Rare Gin Auction – gin based on a recipe from 1495

Rare Gin Auction – gin based on a recipe from 1495

Unique auction in aid of ‘The Benevolent’, the drinks industry charity. EWG Spirits & Wine, one of the world’s leading specialists in the creation, production and distribution of world class, grape based spirits, including its G’Vine gins, has created a gin from...
Gin Guild Members newsletter Autumn 2014

Gin Guild Members newsletter Autumn 2014

Twenty-four industry experts were welcomed as new members of The Gin Guild at the Installation that preceded the WCD Banquet in October, bringing total membership to over 100. The Guild currently has members from the UK, Spain, France, Italy, USA, Russia and Japan. We...
Gin News June-October 2014

Gin News June-October 2014

A comprehensive round-up of all the latest news and event information from our spirit category over the past 3 months. If members have gin news and wish to share it with other members, please let the Guild know. June 14 The Spirits Business Gin Masters Omitted in...
just-drinks/IWSR Global Gin Insights Report

just-drinks/IWSR Global Gin Insights Report

just-drinks/IWSR earlier this year published the first version of vital global gin category insights. In an easy to use package, summarising market conditions, this report provides a snapshot visual view of future category growth hotspots, summary consumer drivers,...
Installation as Founder Wardens Autumn 2014

Installation as Founder Wardens Autumn 2014

Details of the members of the Gin Guild who have been installed formally as Founder Wardens of the Gin Guild at our recent Autumn Installation ceremony in London. J C Iglesias – Chivas Brothers JC Iglesias brings more than two decades of marketing expertise to his...
Installation as Wardens Autumn 2014

Installation as Wardens Autumn 2014

Details of the members of the Gin Guild who have been installed formally as Wardens of the Gin Guild at our recent Autumn Installation ceremony in London. Bob Rishworth – Halewood International Bob has been in the drinks business for over 40 years. He started...
Warden norminated Rectifiers Autumn 2014

Warden norminated Rectifiers Autumn 2014

These Rectifiers have been nominated directly in association with a Warden company and were welcomed to the Guild in Autumn 2014. Natalie Mary Wallis – Alcohols Limited and The Langley Distillery Natalie is the sixth generation of the W.H. Palmer family, who own...
Founder company sponsored rectifiers Autumn 2014

Founder company sponsored rectifiers Autumn 2014

Chivas has installed as rectifiers eight new members at our recent Autumn Installation in October 2014 Martin Riley Martin Riley’s long connection with gin started about 30 years ago, while working on Beefeater Gin. He helped introduce Beefeater double gin and tonic...
Installed as rectifiers Autumn 2014

Installed as rectifiers Autumn 2014

These members have been appointed as Rectifiers and appointed in their own right and provenance at the Autumn Installation. Daniel Szor – Cotswold Distilling Company Ltd Daniel is the founder and owner of the Cotswold Distilling Company Ltd. His is the first...
The Gin Guild continues to grow as 24 experts join

The Gin Guild continues to grow as 24 experts join

Inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award presented to Charles Maxwell Twenty-four industry experts were recently welcomed as new members of The Gin Guild at a gala event held in central London in October 2014, bringing total membership to over 100 – an impressive...
Tanqueray re-launches a gin brand from 1835 recipe

Tanqueray re-launches a gin brand from 1835 recipe

Tanqueray have this month launched another new product, Tanqueray Old Tom. Named after the still that survived the blitz of London and was moved to Cameron Bridge Distillery near Edinburgh, this is master distiller Tom Nichol’s interpretation of a 1835 recipe. It will...
World Gin Day 14th June 2014

World Gin Day 14th June 2014

Press coverage of World Gin Day included the Daily Telegraph listing its top five gins – find out who’s made the top place. World Gin day coverage included the Telegraph list of its top five gins – all Guild members: Whitley Neill Berkeley Square Bloom Beefeater...
Spencerfield launches new visitor centre and bar

Spencerfield launches new visitor centre and bar

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:...
Fever-Tree launch popup Gin & Tonic bar in London

Fever-Tree launch popup Gin & Tonic bar in London

The Luxury tonic maker Fever-Tree, following their extraordinary gin (and tonic) event in Chelsea Physic Garden last year, Fever-Tree have a pop up bar for six weeks (open just in time for World Gin Day), in the corner of Hoxton Square in North London between 12th...
A heavyweight glass is the ideal tonic if you’re serving cheap gin

A heavyweight glass is the ideal tonic if you’re serving cheap gin

Oxford Psychologist tells Cheltenham Science Festival that heavyweight gin glasses are best as the ‘heavy feel’ subconsciously means drinkers associate the drink with better quality (The Times). If you want to get away with serving guests cheap gin, make sure you do...
2014 Ginposium held at London Transport Museum

2014 Ginposium held at London Transport Museum

The Gin Guild Ginposium had wide spread coverage in the trade-press, including: Twitter, Drinks International, Imbibe, Soulshakers, Bar Magazine, PMA, Bar Life-UK, The Spirits Business.
“Gin is ‘most important’ spirit for bar success

“Gin is ‘most important’ spirit for bar success

Tom Lynch of CGA confirmed the current marketing buzz, namely that brands ‘need a back story to understand the provenance of the product’. “Gin is ‘most important’ spirit for bar success”. The Spirits Business reported that, when it comes to creating a successful bar...
Shortcross Gin launched in Northern Ireland

Shortcross Gin launched in Northern Ireland

The first craft distillery in Northern Ireland, Rademon Estate Distillery, launches Shortcross Gin, which includes juniper, apples, elderberries and (well, you would expect nothing less), wild clover. Delegates at the recent Gin Guild Ginposium were treated to an...
2014 Gin Guild Spring Installation a huge success

2014 Gin Guild Spring Installation a huge success

The Gin Industry Annual Dinner and Gin Guild Installation in May had widespread coverage in the trade-press, including: Imbibe, Twitter, The Spirits Business, Bar Magazine, The Spirits Business, Drinks International.
New visitor attraction at Beefeater Gin Distillery

New visitor attraction at Beefeater Gin Distillery

Chivas Brothers has opened its new multi-million pound visitor centre at its Beefeater gin distillery in south London. The visitor centre was opened by Pernod Ricard deputy CEO and COO, Alexandre Ricard, Eric Benoist, Chivas Brothers marketing director, Desmond Payne,...
Installed as rectifiers Spring 2014

Installed as rectifiers Spring 2014

These members have been appointed as Rectifiers and appointed in their own right and provenance at the Spring Installation. Jamie Baxter Jamie joined Tyrrells Potato Crisps in 2006 and started to design and build what became Chase Distillery. As Director and Master...
Nominations sponsorship by wardens

Nominations sponsorship by wardens

Alice Lascalles (Sponsored by Hayman Distillers) Alice Lascelles is the hard liquor columnist for The Times, and a regular Sunday Times contributor, as well as a founding editor of Imbibe, the award-winning trade magazine for bartenders and sommeliers. She’s been...
Nominations and/or sponsorship by founders

Nominations and/or sponsorship by founders

Details of nominations or sponsorships to the Gin Guild by our Founder members at the Spring Installation, May 2014. Sponsorship by Chivas Nathan O’Neill (Chivas Sponsored Rectifier) Nathan O’Neil has worked in some of the highest regarded bars in the industry,...
Warden nominated Rectifiers Spring 2014

Warden nominated Rectifiers Spring 2014

Claire Battault (Warden Nominated by Gabrielle Boudier) – Gabrielle Boudier Claire Battault of Gabriel Boudier, like her grand uncle, grandfather and Jean Battault, her father, is a great defender of the London Dry Gin recipe of the company. She represents the...
Founder company sponsored rectifier Spring 2014

Founder company sponsored rectifier Spring 2014

Diageo (Internal Founder company corporate appointments) has appointed three new sponsored Rectifiers at our recent Spring Installation in May 2014 Joanne McKerchar Joanne McKerchar has worked at the Diageo Archive for 9 years.  She joined in 2005 after completing her...
Installation as Wardens Spring 2014

Installation as Wardens Spring 2014

Jean Battault – Gabriel Boudier Jean Battault is the Managing Director of Societe Anonyme des Etablissements Gabriel Boudier. In 1945 that company was appointed as the supplier of gin to the US army in Europe. They use the same recipe today, distilled in pots...
New gin launched reviving Merseyside gin tradition

New gin launched reviving Merseyside gin tradition

Liverpool Gin launches an organic gin, seeking to revive Liverpool’s tradition of gin production. Liverpool Gin is a premium organic product made from scratch using only pure certified organic botanicals, producing a highly distinctive, aromatic drink. Crystalline in...
International Bartender Competition

International Bartender Competition

G’Vine, the grape spirit gin handcrafted in France, launches an interactive campaign – Escape to the Grape – to celebrate the heritage and innovation of G’Vine and the classic G&T cocktail. The world’s most creative bartenders are invited to share an...
San Francisco World Spirits awards

San Francisco World Spirits awards

Haymans, Two Birds and Warner Edwards all celebrate winning Double Gold Medals at the San Francisco World Spirits awards in March 2014. Beefeater, Sipsmith and Whitley Neill won Gold medals. This year was the largest in the competition’s 14 year history, with 1,474...
Move towards premium position

Move towards premium position

‘There has been a general move to more premium positioning in the gin market with expensive boutique gins gaining momentum’ reports Pub & Bar magazine ‘Classic cocktails done well are a continuing trend’ and ‘the classic gin & tonic can be played around with...
The Gin Series

The Gin Series

Look out for two introduction level seminars for the drinks trade and aficionados from the Gin Guild and the Wines & Sprits Educational Trust, on gin, 24th February 2014 and 3rd March 2014. Each seminar is stand-alone, but they can be taken together for depth of...
Worldwide Distilled Spirits Conference

Worldwide Distilled Spirits Conference

Find out more about the WDSC which is being held in Glasgow 8th-11th September 2014 Worldwide Distilled Spirits Conference (Glasgow 8-11 September 2014). The Institute of Brewing & Distilling. “Future Challenges, New Solutions”....
Creator of Martin Miller’s Gin has died

Creator of Martin Miller’s Gin has died

Martin John Miller, entrepreneur and creator of Martin Miller’s Gin , was born on 24 November 1946. He died of cancer on December 24, 2013. His gin, launched in 1999, was designed as a super-premium smooth gin with the unique distinction of being made with extra-pure...
Fine Spirit of the Year 2013 is a Gin

Fine Spirit of the Year 2013 is a Gin

Spirits retailer The Whisky Exchange recently announced that the Fine Spirit of the Year 2013 award has gone to The Botantist Gin from Islay distillery Bruichladdich. In presenting the award, TWE noted: “This cracking gin channels the inventive nature found in...
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The Gin Guild welcomes 19 new members

The Gin Guild welcomes 19 new members

The Gin Guild has welcomed 19 new members – which include brand owners and ambassadors, distillers, bartenders and writers – to the ranks. The new members were welcomed at a Gin Guild installation at the Mansion House, London, last week, where each took an oath and...