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Suntory Roku Select Edition Japanese Gin

Suntory Roku Select Edition Japanese Gin

Suntory is Japan’s oldest whisky company, owning the historic Yamazaki and Hakushu malt distilleries, as well as the Chita grain distillery.  However, the company has many fingers in distilling pies around the world, mainly in whisky - they own several distilleries...

Gin News Roundup – 7th June 2019

Gin News Roundup – 7th June 2019

Welcome back to our Gin News Roundups! The weather’s not been much to write home about, but Gin Season is really about to hit top gear, so expect more and more new product launches - this time around we’ve got further evidence of the vast stacks of cash to be made...

Bimber Distillery Da Hong Pao Tea Gin

Bimber Distillery Da Hong Pao Tea Gin

At this year’s recently-concluded Gin Weekender at the Oval cricket ground one of the most interesting spirits I tasted was right at the end of the event, when a bottle of Bimber Distillery’s Da Hong Pao Tea Gin was being passed around to keep up the troops’ spirits...

Gin News Roundup – 24th May 2019

Gin News Roundup – 24th May 2019

Welcome to our latest Gin News Roundup, featuring Hendrick's, British Airways and much more! We've been scouring the web for the best Gin stories, so pour yourself a large one and settle in for the lowdown! Twenty Years Of Hendrick’s Hendrick’s Gin has been around...

Gin Botanicals – Seville Orange

Gin Botanicals – Seville Orange

Name: Seville Orange Species: Citrus x aurantium, which is believed to be a cross between Citrus maxima and Citrus reticulata. Geography: Despite the common name, Citrus x aurantium was originally native to southeast Asia but was introduced to Spain by the Moors...

Gin News Roundup – 10th May 2019

Gin News Roundup – 10th May 2019

Welcome to the latest edition of our increasingly unmissable Gin News Roundup! We’ve been scouring all available news channels, filtering hundreds of websites and ploughing through literally dozens of press releases and industry newsletters in order to bring you this...

Gin Botanicals – Ginger Root

Gin Botanicals – Ginger Root

Name: Ginger Root Species: Zingiber officinale Geography: Originally native to the islands of Southeast Asia, ginger root has been used as a spice for thousands of years and was one of the first such to be traded among ancient civilisations during the Austronesian...

Gin News Roundup – 26th April 2019

Gin News Roundup – 26th April 2019

It’s time once again for the latest of our essential fortnightly Gin News updates!  And there’s been plenty going on since last we wrote, so let’s get cracking with all the latest Gin stories...   Pernod Buys Malfy Fancy Italian gin Malfy has been snapped up by drinks...

Gin Botanicals – Grains Of Paradise

Gin Botanicals – Grains Of Paradise

Name: Grains Of Paradise Species: Aframomum melegueta, a member of the Zingiberaceae (ginger) family. Geography: Originally native to West Africa, where it is cultivated in many countries along the coast of the continent, particularly Ghana and Liberia. Also an...

Gin News Roundup – 12th April 2019

Gin News Roundup – 12th April 2019

Welcome to our latest Gin News Update! As ever, there’s been plenty of top Gin News action since our last roundup, so let’s get cracking with the latest stories... New Launches From Big Hitters It must be nearly summer - peak G&T drinking time - as some of the...

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